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  • An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

    An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

    It has been ten years since Al Gore educated us about Climate Change. Within those 10 years, the world has changed drastically and nature has taken its course. There have been more natural disasters in this ten year span than any other decade. For Al Gore to make a sequel to a documentary about the same destructive force plaguing our planet, there must be something wrong. Yes, there have been minor improvements by some countries who have enforced renewable energy…

  • The Glass Castle

    The Glass Castle

    ★★★★

    The Glass Castle is a beautiful family drama. It begins with a voiceover from Rex Walls, played by the outstanding Woody Harrelson. What's beautiful about this story, is that it's based off of true events and by having Rex begin by describing how he sees the world was very important. 

    Jeannette Walls had an extremely difficult upbringing. What she encountered as a child made her mature faster. It was a unique upbringing with different values that her parents enstilled in…

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  • The Revenant

    The Revenant

    ★★★★★

    The Revenant begins with a simple breath escaping with a strong willed story about how to be strong and fight for yourself. This film was absolutely breathtaking in every way imaginable, down to the very last detail. Inarritu did a brilliant job with the development and pacing of this epic masterpiece about a man seeking vengeance for his sons murder. It was a simple story but the way it was executed was far from simple. Each shot, each frame was…

  • Prisoners

    Prisoners

    ★★★★★

    Prisoners premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and it has been getting amazing reviews. I went to go watch it opening night and even though the idea of a 2 and a half hour movie might turn you off, it was completely worth it. Prisoners tells a story about these two families who come together to celebrate Thanksgiving and their two youngest daughters get abducted. From my knowledge prior to the film I believed it was a true story…