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  • Coraline

    Coraline

    ★★★★★

    One day in 2009, my dad and I went to the movies and I got to choose what we saw that day. My choice was between Coraline and The Pink Panther 2. I definitely made the right choice.

  • Rango

    Rango

    ★★★★★

    "Thespians? That's illegal in seven states!"

    the Ride of the Valkyries action sequence is pure cinematic bliss and you can't tell me otherwise

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  • Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    ★★★★

    Watching Godzilla: King of the Monsters is like watching a child receiving his father's old action figures and playing with them with the utmost care while also having the most fun they've ever had. Director Michael Dougherty has taken the rich legacy and lore of Toho's original legends and has seamlessly made a new legend that American audiences can finally experience. The film is full of beautiful cinematography, really fun writing as well as stellar direction, and, of course, giant…

  • It Chapter Two

    It Chapter Two

    ★★★★½

    Overlong, bloated, and messy, yet thematically personal and powerful nonetheless. Those are words I'd use to describe Stephen King's 1986 book, IT. Those are words I'd also use to describe Andy Muschietti's 2019 film, IT Chapter Two. The film is a perfect adaptation for better and for worse and even then I admire the filmmakers for making that creative choice. Upon rewatch the pacing felt much more brisk especially in the second act, with it feeling like a series of…