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  • The Endless

    The Endless


    I will forever appreciate directors with big ideas and limited budgets. Even when things get sloppy, or the story gets a little wonky, I am entertained and that's all that I ask and that's often what few films strive to deliver.

  • Crazy Rich Asians

    Crazy Rich Asians


    Warning: dangerous levels of Awkwafina.

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  • God's Not Dead

    God's Not Dead


    It's very easy, too easy, to slam God's Not Dead purely because it's straight-up Christian propaganda. And not just propaganda but antagonistic crap designed to reach to the converted and preach to those on the fence. This movie is fully representative of the excessively defensive Christian victim complex movement that's plaguing America today. It's a bad movie with bad acting and bad direction and bad everything else but no worse than any other Lifetime made-for-TV movie.

    Long story short: This…

  • Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home

    Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home


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

    This was the only Star Trek movie from the original series that I saw as a kid. It left an impression on me and I remember it fondly and watching it today reaffirmed that fondness. Everything seemed to be clicking in this movie between the cast, the direction, the story and its execution. The first 15 minutes of the Enterprise crew in present day San Francisco is some of the best fish-out-of-water stuff you'll find in a movie anywhere.