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  • Incredibles 2

    Incredibles 2

    ★★

    Unnecessary and follows the same beats as the original, the jokes fell flat to me and the plot was contrived and obnoxiously predictable. 


    But it saves itself by not trying to be what modern superhero movies have become. If you liked the original and just want to see it again with a baby that’ll make you XD then you’ll love it.

  • The Comedians

    The Comedians

    ★★★★

    Oh wow, I really ought to write something more concrete on this and Pabst in general but it's beautiful.
    Few creators know how to let a piece of film soak up love like Pabst and some of his more undiscovered works really are his strongest.

    more to come

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  • It's Only the End of the World

    It's Only the End of the World

    Maybe I'm beating a dead horse by writing a negative review on this film but I wasn't expecting to hate it. I was genuinely surprised that 7 minutes into the film I found everything to be just really quite awful.

    Everything about Dolan you hate... it's here, wrapped up in a pretty package. 
    Cookie cutter characters whom rely on their outlandishness delve into contrived conversations leading to a shocking nothing. 
    Obnoxious scenes never end.
    Every actor tries so hard to…

  • Manchester by the Sea

    Manchester by the Sea

    ★★★★½

    Yeah
    about as devastating as the say
    Not all characters stories are as consistent in quality but it doesn't matter too much
    Made me reflect on my life a bit
    I'm not contrarian enough to say this doesn't deserve the praise


    Punctuation isn't appropriate for my feelings on this film