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  • Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster

    Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster

    ★½

    For some reason the funniest thing about this movie is that the entire soundtrack sounds like it's from a James Bond movie despite the fact that there's literally a dialogue between Gojira, Mothra and Rodan in which they unite to defeat Ghidorah.

  • Under the Silver Lake

    Under the Silver Lake

    ★★★★

    "I Can See Clearly Now."

    First of all Riley Keough. Second of all Andrew Garfield. Third of all Under the Silver Lake is a surreal and beautiful mess, satirical at such extent that it may feel plainly dumb and exploitative. It's a neo-noir(ish) dazy trip into the sunniest places of LA while a magnificent and atmospheric score by Disasterpeace is playing in the background. David Robert Mitchell depicts the same themes Steven Spielberg depicts in his latest film, Ready Player…

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  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

    ★★★★½

    Over the past few years we've seen great accomplishments in horror films by first-time directors such as Robert Eggers (The VVitch), Jordan Peele (Get Out), Jennifer Kent (The Babadook) and Julia Ducournau (Raw). And it's pretty hard to believe that but Hereditary is Ari Aster's debute feature. Filmmaking is exceptional and igniting, Ari Aster is holding you in your seat from the very first to the very last second.

    This movie tells a story of a family that consists of…

  • Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    ★★★★★

    In my recent review of Rogue Nation I wrote "we probably won't see again such a dark and intense M:I film as the third one", how little I knew... Fallout follows up not just Ghost Protocol, but follows and takes something from all of them (I won't write about Woo's film because the spoilers, and trust me you don't want to spoil anything for yourself in this movie): from the first it takes noir-ish style, double agents and betrayals; from…