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  • A Cry in the Dark

    A Cry in the Dark

    ★★★½

    A Cry in the Night (or what I will refer to as Evil Angels for the rest of the review) is a terrifically told story about the infamous "dingo stone my family" story that shocked the nation, and it's not what you'd initially think.

    Director Fred Schepisi took a very different approach to telling the tale of the Chamberlain family story than I thought. I loved how this film stood up for them, and showed how the press and public…

  • 21 Jump Street

    21 Jump Street

    ★★★

    21 Jump Street is an all nonsense romp and embraces itself to the fullest.

    The best part about this film is how much it knows its dumb, and just embraces it to the fullest. Everything is making fun of themselves or something in the vein of what their making and it's just fun. This whole film is tongue and cheek, embracing their MA15+ rating in every way. Everyone looks like they're having lots of fun making this and playing off…

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  • Parasite

    Parasite

    ★★★★★

    I literally almost bought another ticket to Parasite right after watching it. This film... I am so sorry it took me so long to see this, but I get it now, I understand. This film nails every aspect of itself. Films like this are why I want to make cinema.

    I am pretty new to what my uni course has dubbed "Asian Cinemas", the plural of cinema being very important. However, something that has become apparent to me is that…

  • Beautiful Boy

    Beautiful Boy

    ★★★★

    Beautiful Boy is an emotional rollercoaster with an amazing cast and soundtrack, but with some pacing and editing shortcomings.

    This film is sad as fuck, and it hurts. You sit with a constant feeling of unease throughout, knowing something is going to make you cry. Fun fact, first time I saw this film, I was yelled at in the cinema because I was chewing too loud (one of the most embarrassing moments of my life). This is because the film…