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  • The Night Of

    The Night Of


    A spectacular work of television from directors Steven Zaillian and James Marsh and co-writer Richard Price, HBO's The Night Of is a nuanced, compelling, brutally realistic miniseries that also serves as a fantastic character study, with exceptional performances, stunning cinematography, terrific production values, gripping storytelling, great characters, and remarkable writing.

  • Gringo



    I can't deny that Gringo is entertaining, especially thanks to fantastic performances from a game cast, and I did laugh quite a bit throughout, but it's nearly let down by confused direction and a jarring, problematic script that's needlessly convoluted and tone-deaf.

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  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice


    With its intense and exciting action sequences, excellent performances (with the exception of a laughable turn from Jesse Eisenberg), and dazzling visual spectacle being let down by an overstuffed and incoherent script that's filled to the brim with poorly written characters and needlessly convoluted plotting, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice tries to be another Batman reboot, a Man of Steel sequel, and a Justice League set-up all at once with results that are nothing short of depressing to watch.…

  • Arrival



    Yet another terrific entry in director Denis Villeneuve's filmography, Arrival is one of the most intelligent, visually stunning, and thought-provoking science fiction films in recent memory, led by a career-best performance from Amy Adams and a pensive, poignant screenplay by Eric Heisserer.