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  • North by Northwest

    North by Northwest

    ★★★★½

    The setup to the iconic biplane attack is such a masterpiece of ominous absurdity that it's almost a relief when the murderous aviators show up and break the tension. Overall, the Hitchcockian maximalism and a pair of charming performances by Cary Grant and Eva Marie Saint add up to a thrilling caper well deserving of its canonical status.

  • First Reformed

    First Reformed

    ★★★★½

    "Work out your own salvation with fear and trembling."

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  • Twin Peaks: The Return

    Twin Peaks: The Return

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

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  • Avengers: Infinity War

    Avengers: Infinity War

    ★★

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

    It sure was a movie.

    Pros:
    - it was genuinely fun to watch the different sets of characters play off against each other for the first time.
    - the cast does their best with the fragments of screentime and characterization they're given.
    - the visuals are at least an improvement over the Battle of the Airport Tarmac.
    -Thor was pretty cool I guess.

    Cons:
    - Marvel are chumps for changing Thanos' motivation
    - it's not like longing for the embodiment…