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  • Dangal

    Dangal

    ★★★½

    A film my family watched on Netflix while my Dad is out of state (linked cable).

    The only actor I was familiar with beforehand was the lead actor Aamir Khan, who previously also lead in PK (2014) which was the 1st Bollywood film I saw in the cinema.


    It does however do that whole "movie" thing were it's pretty clear they dramatized some stuff.


    As is the case with many films from Bollywood, there are many songs that play throughout,…

  • The Willoughbys

    The Willoughbys

    ★★★½

    The film seems a bit unfocused, but I thought it was funny at parts. I've noticed that people with abusive and/or neglective parents have taken a liking to this film, and that's cool. I wasn't a fan of how they portrayed people involved in childrens' asylums, but hey, I'm never been an orphan. There's probably something I don't know.

    The animation reminded me a lot of Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, and sure enough, it's directed by someone who…

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  • Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood

    ★★★½

    (ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED August 12, 2019)

    I guess I should state up front that I’m indifferent when it comes to Quentin Tarantino. What I mean is that I don’t have any personal vendettas or admiration for him.


    I know there have been decade-old discussions on the use of the N word in his films, him supposedly having a “foot fetish” and whatnot, but I

    I remember when I first saw “Pulp Fiction”, and I thought to myself, “Interesting”. It had a…