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  • Annihilation



    The mark of a stellar science fiction story is one that examines humanity despite the abundance of alien, robotic, multidimensional, or other similar aspects. Annihilation, based on the novel of the same name, is just that. This is a visually impressive movie, which is to be expected from the same director who gave us the amazing Ex Machina. Upon leaving the theatre, the general consensus I heard from the other audience members was "That was weird" or "It was different."…

  • The 15:17 to Paris

    The 15:17 to Paris

    To be clear, my thoughts regarding the movie have nothing to do with my feelings regarding the courage and heroism of the passengers who prevented an act of terrorism back in 2015. I hold those men in high regard for their bravery.

    Regarding this film, the actual attack as dramatized here was directed very well, but everything that came before that was a very mixed bag. On the one hand, it established the origin of the friendship between the three…

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  • Black Panther

    Black Panther


    Marvel is off to a great start this year with Black Panther. The cast is great, and the characters are all given depth. Our protagonist, T'Challa is a noble, intelligent, respectable, yet uncertain hero, and Chadwick Boseman nails the role. In addition to his new responsibilities as king of Wakanda, he also has to deal with an unexpected threat in the form of Michael B. Jordan's Killmonger, who is one of my favorite Marvel villains to date. Not only is…

  • Kingdom of Heaven

    Kingdom of Heaven


    Despite a stoic and dry protagonist and long run time, this crusade film remains an entertaining ride.