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  • The Social Network

    The Social Network

    ★★★★★

    Yes it's the best movie of the twenty-first century and one of my three favorite movies, but I think it might have been the worst film for two things: Jesse Eisenberg and true story movies.

    First Eisenberg. He's excellent in the film and he deserves all the praise he received for his role. Unfortunately, since he embodied the role so well I believe he has been typecast since this movie. He's essentially been doing an impression of his Zuckerberg character…

  • Baywatch

    Baywatch

    ★★

    It's not very good, but it's a dumb summer movie, what do you expect, completely harmless.

    Plus Alexandra Daddario is in it so that's like a full star boost.

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  • Only God Forgives

    Only God Forgives

    ★½

    Like many people, I very much enjoyed Nicolas Winding Refn's previous venture, Drive. Only God Forgives had me very excited. After seeing the negative reviews I was determined to enjoyed it. I couldn't.

    Ryan Gosling plays a drug trafficker whose brother dies. His mother comes out to Bangkok and tells him to find his killer, a cop who doles out justice as he chooses.

    Let me get this off my chest. As much as it pains me to say it,…

  • 22 Jump Street

    22 Jump Street

    ★★★½

    21 Jump Street was a surprisingly great comedy with heart. This summer directors Phil Lord and Christopher Miller attempt to recapture the hilarity of the first film. They mostly succeed.

    22 Jump Street finds the duo of Schmidt (Hill) and Jenko (Tatum) going undercover as college students. The plot is pretty much the exact same as the original, something the film knowingly states many a time. Expect a lot of college shenanigans.

    Once again, Lord and Miler deliver a high…