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  • Glass

    Glass

    ★★★½

    A trilogy 19 years in the making. This is M. Night Shyamalan’s love letter to comic books while also being a deconstruction of the superhero genre. It’s an inventive story but there are pacing issues particularly in the second half. The ending leaves a lot to unpack & is sure to be divisive. Stunning cinematography & the score is great. James McAvoy is once again phenomenal, he is the film’s highlight. Samuel L. Jackson is excellent, he hasn’t lost a beat. Bruce…

  • Aquaman

    Aquaman

    ★★★½

    Of course James Wan has done it... Aquaman is great! Overall it’s an absolute blast even though it does drag a bit in the first act & some of the dialogue is questionable. A visual spectacle that feels like Star Wars meets Avatar underwater. The action sequences are phenomenal particularly in the crazy third act. There is a lot of heart & charm to this film mostly thanks to Jason Momoa who kills it as Aquaman. Amber Heard is so good as…

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  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

    ★★★★½

    Wow. Wow. Wow. Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse is absolutely spectacular! Not only the best animated film of the year but perhaps the best comic book film of the year. The animation style is phenomenal, it feels like a comic book come to life. Deeply engaging story & super inventive concept. It’s full of heart & genuine laugh-out-loud humor. Excellent music & score, both fit perfectly well with the film. The whole voice cast is stellar particularly Shameik Moore as Miles Morales, Jake Johnson…

  • Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    ★★★★½

    The Mission: Impossible franchise continues to top itself with each new installment & Fallout is no different. Holy shit Mission: Impossible - Fallout is absolutely incredible as well as thrilling in every sense of the word. This is why we go to the movies. Fallout raises the bar for summer blockbusters, it needs to be seen on the biggest screen with the best possible sound. Masterful filmmaking by Christopher McQuarrie from the clever script/story to the perfect pacing to the gripping…