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  • Game Night

    Game Night

    ★★★

    Charming, but ultimately flat movie that stands a recently shorn hair above the pack of recent comedies in this same vein. Many of the best performers are wasted, and the breakneck pace doesn't allow us to simmer in the scenes most ripe for more humor. Very watchable, very forgettable. Don't rush out to see it, but don't scorn it as a suggestion for a Movie Night.

  • Making Fun: The Story of Funko

    Making Fun: The Story of Funko

    Cute little fluff piece documentary. Nothing lost, nothing gained. Except now there are maybe 30 toys I didn't know existed that I want bad.

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  • Coco

    Coco

    ★★★★

    If anyone has a trick for making it out of a Pixar movie without crying each and every viewing, I'd like to hear it.

  • Upgrade

    Upgrade

    ★★★

    Between the lack of big-name actors and the small budget, this easily could have been an episode of a prestige television sci-fi anthology series. That's both a good thing and a bad thing.

    GOOD THING: The plot was interesting and the mechanics of it seemed to intimate a larger world building that is ripe for exploration. It is nice to see small budget films with absurd plots make it to the theater. The action is good and fun, and the…