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  • Deadpool



    Nice to see a few shots of Vancouver BC, but for all its purported cleverness, this is remarkably cheap and banal.

  • A Matter of Life and Death

    A Matter of Life and Death


    I appreciate this film so much more as an American living in the UK.

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  • The Red Shoes

    The Red Shoes


    Ballet is an art form I've rarely enjoyed and can only appreciate as an outsider to the craft. Yet this...this is pure cinema. Simply fantastic. This was my first viewing of The Red Shoes. It won't be the last.

  • La La Land

    La La Land


    Every time I've watched this movie, my wife and I have had a wonderful conversation afterward about love, vocation, and commitment. It's the same themes and ideas every time--even the same conflicts or quibbles about characters and the meaning of the ending--but, in its own lovely way, it still feels fresh and restorative.

    This is a good film.