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  • The Book of Henry

    The Book of Henry

    ★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    This movie is incredibly flawed. An 11 years old genius kid’s dying wish is for his mother to kill the neighbor? You have to have had a bit too much to drink to think that this is a plausible premise for a film. And yet, there are parts of this movie that I absolutely loved. The character of Henry is incredibly charming. Actually all of the dialogue was great. The fact that the main character dies in the middle of…

  • A Cure for Wellness

    A Cure for Wellness

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    This movie is weird. Good weird. I love the precise attention to detail that every shot in this movie has. Every frame of this movie has been designed to create a unique universe. 

    Spoilers: This movie seems to bear a social commentary on our capitalistic society. This movie asserts that capitalism is the worst disease: it's bad for us and we willingly decide to perpetuate it.

    This movie was so well done.

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★½

    I love that Mad Max exists. In many ways, this film is a breath of fresh air in a world where the Avengers formula is applied to every action movie. This film features a great cast of women that can stand their own in a fight. I also love that it's okay with having long stretches when no character says a word. It's not trying to be anything else than what it is: an incredibly well done action movie. And…

  • The Girl on the Train

    The Girl on the Train

    ★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Interesting plot twist, but I found many of the other elements of the film to be lacking.