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  • Nineteen Eighty-Four

    Nineteen Eighty-Four


    I read this book back in high school, and I believe we watched most of the film in class (minus the naughty bits). I feel like I re-watched it years back, but ended up re-reading it for a book club recently and decided to give this a re-watch post-reading.

    I really appreciate this feel. It's true to the book, although there are some points mashed together to make the plot move quicker. It's one of the few film adaptations that…

  • Blade



    This film doesn't get any better, but it's definitely fun. Cheesy '90s electronic, cheesy '90s SFX, and Wesley Snipes being in his bag, for good or ill. Historically, it was a moment. As a film? I don't think I'm ever going to love this film. It's dope for what it was.

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  • The Florida Project

    The Florida Project


    This is up there with the best films I've seen this year. Sean Baker took two relatively unknown actresses, had them stand toe-to-toe with Willem Dafoe, and churn out a beautifully-shot, gut-wrenching tale of ratchet Orlando in the shadow of Disney. There's a lot to unpack, especially since a bunch of this is told through the eyes of a 6-year-old.

    All kinds of funny and painful and sad and child-like and beautiful and scary. It's America, for good or ill.

  • Glass



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

    After making sure I watched 'Split' before this screening, I ended up being very disappointed. There's a good film somewhere in here; M. Night has some awesome shot selection, and when Glass' plan really starts to assemble, it's awesome to see. There's way to much going on to set it up, and a mess of a fallout once it goes into play. I found myself doing what I've done a lot with M. Night films: hating myself and the film…