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  • The Fast and the Furious

    The Fast and the Furious

    ★★½

    The Fast and the Furious (dir. Rob Cohen) stars Paul Walker as Brian O’Conner, an LAPD officer tasked with going undercover to infiltrate and destroy a streetracing gang run by Dom Toretto (Vin Deisel).

    These movies have always looked really dumb and unappealing to me. I’ve never been into cars and the action’s always seemed very cheesy to me. Recently I bought the whole series on bluray for $20 and The Wangers are doing a commentary series on Patreon, so…

  • Bo Burnham: what.

    Bo Burnham: what.

    I liked Make Happy a bit more but Burnham still does a fantastic job here. His standup is some of my favorite and I appreciate his musical approach, they always lead to hilarious bits.

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  • Hot Rod

    Hot Rod

    ★★★★★

    I can recognize that this is no masterpiece, but it’s one hell of a good time.

    The editing can be so ridiculous (ex. COOL BEANS!) at times, yet so goddamn funny. The cinematography is actually really well done too.

    The acting so over the top, especially in Samberg’s more ‘emotional’ scenes when he first talks about his dad, that it’s so difficult not to laugh.

    That’s what makes Hot Rod so good. It makes fun of normal movie tropes and brings them to a whole new (ridiculous) level. Easily one of my favorite comedies of the 21st century.

  • Children of Men

    Children of Men

    ★★★★½

    I was completely shocked by everything I saw in this movie. Absolutely dumbfounded. One of the best shot movies I’ve ever seen. The soundtrack is absolutely fantastic as well. The final act was one of the most beautiful I’ve ever seen. The acting from everyone was top notch too.

    I wish we learned a bit more about Theo, as well as other characters. They touch on characters’ pasts but never really focus on them. I just feel if they spent…