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  • Split

    Split

    ★★★★½

    For me, he returned with The Visit. Now, Shyamalan only seals his return to thrillers with Split. It's tense, it's imaginative, and its got that final twist. Everything I want in a movie from the mind of M. Night.

    However, while the story and ideas being brought to life here are brilliant and chilling, what really makes Split work are the incredible performances by Anya Taylor-Joy and especially by James McAvoy. The level of realistic dread that she conveys is…

  • Live by Night

    Live by Night

    ★★★½

    Affleck's turn at the gangster film genre works for me. Live by Night has a lot to be compared to given the genre it operates in. It isn't a perfect movie and certainly has its slower moments, but it's charismatic characters and fantastic final fire fight make it well worth the watch. (That was some serious incidental alliteration xD)

    It isn't exactly the genre defining piece it seems like it could be, but it's a solid entry. The story meandered…

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    One of the greatest action films I've ever seen. I am still in awe of the pulse pounding adrenaline that unapologetically makes up the entire film. There is literally almost no down time in this movie. Seriously, action every second. We start by seeing Max quickly have everything taken from him. After that...madness. The villains are insane. George Miller's world of Mad Max is so well fleshed out. It is imaginative, inventive and breathtaking. The incredible cinematography switches between a…

  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    ★★★★

    Here it is ladies and gentlemen. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is perhaps the most divisive movie I've ever seen/been a part of. Both critics and fans are contending why this was an achievement or an utter failure. I have to say though that I enjoyed this. I'm not checking this one as "Contains Spoilers" simply on the grounds that most of this was made known in the trailers or was ruined by critic click bait headlines. Don't worry…