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  • Joseph: King of Dreams

    Joseph: King of Dreams


    A prequel that seems to have wanted to follow in the footsteps of The Prince of Egypt. And there are some similarities, artwork and mood wise.

    Only this movie is much flatter, has more schmaltz, is more cartoony, and the music isn't nearly as impressive, with instrumentation that isn't as fitting and no commanding score. The movie just doesn't have the spark, scope, or brilliance of the one that came before it that comes after it. And Joseph isn't especially…

  • Black Panther

    Black Panther


    No, I'm not a Marvel regular. Turns out I didn't have to be to enjoy the exquisiteness that is this superhero movie.

    Wakanda forever.

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  • Old Fashioned

    Old Fashioned


    I don't think this film's description does it justice, as I've found the story to be so much more than two people trying to attempt an old fashioned courtship. The style of their courtship isn't the point, so much.

    Since I read Old Fashioned as a novel before the movie released, I was already aware that the story isn't about giving folks pointers or rules on chaste dating. That would've made for a noble but likely pretty simplistic, flat tale—and…

  • Scrooge



    This one has got some super-old film appeal, including all of those precious old-film "popping" sounds and odd stretches that could easily, pleasantly put you to sleep. But it's no comparison to the 1951 masterpiece with Alastair Sim as Ebenezer Scrooge.