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  • Holes

    Holes

    ★★★

    So my co-host Scott couldn't see Super Mario Bros. in time for our podcast, and we figured we would talk about a relatively much more normal film instead.

    Turns out that Holes is a very, very, VERY weird film! Here's the latest episode of the podcast on said film.

  • Rampage

    Rampage

    ★★★

    Do you think it would be funny if an albino gorilla flipped off The Rock as a joke?

    You will enjoy Rampage.

    I...politely smiled at that gag, but I mostly just enjoyed watching Dwayne Johnson doing his thing in a movie that doesn't entirely deserve him. I wrote about the film and his performance at the Hollywood Reporter today.

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  • The Rocketeer

    The Rocketeer

    ★★★★

    "How did it feel, strapping that thing to your back and flying like a bat out of hell?"

    "Well, it's the closest I'll ever get to heaven, Mr. Hughes."

    What an exciting, uncynical, legitimately fun this movie still is, 22 years after the fact.

  • Punch-Drunk Love

    Punch-Drunk Love

    ★★★★★

    I think that maybe the best part of this incredible film is Jon Brion's drum-heavy build-up to the phone call between Sandler and PSH. It knows how explosive the call is, and it knows how explosive we want the call to be.

    My God, what a movie.