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  • Live and Let Die

    Live and Let Die

    The movie has a decent personality with the voodoo/blaxploitation vibes and some fun characters, but nothing else works. Integrating the romance into the actual plot bogged the narrative down, especially considering the two have no chemistry and there’s no real relationship. Also, Bond using the cards And her religion to manipulate her into sex is pretty gross. 

    The plot, like so many others, is also so needlessly confusing and all over the place. I found myself consistently asking where we…

  • Rodan

    Rodan

    ★½

    Started off somewhat promising with horror elements and cool cinematography. But it ended up an empty, bloated hour long action scene. Like Godzilla Raids Again, it’s caught in the awkward phase between the gritty political commentary of the original, and the overt vamp of future sequels. Unfortunately, it is neither of those.

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  • Free Fire

    Free Fire

    ★★

    Have you ever walked into a movie so positive there's no way it could disappoint you because of how awesome the trailers were? I have. Twice. First with last year's Suicide Squad and now unfortunately this year with Ben Wheatley's Free Fire, a movie that has no idea what it's trying to do.

    The film begins promisingly enough with a 70's retro style opening credits. However, once the dialogue gets going, the film begins to falter. The films biggest issue…

  • Jojo Rabbit

    Jojo Rabbit

    ★★★★★

    Taika, you just made me feel every emotion and I love you for it