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  • The Invisible Man

    The Invisible Man

    ★★★★

    Holy shit The Invisible Man is great! Downright unsettling. Phenomenal camera work, sound design & fight choreography. Elisabeth Moss is absolutely fantastic, she delivers such a raw & painful portrayal of trauma. The Invisible Man himself is genuinely scary. Killer score by Benjamin Wallfisch. There are certainly some nice twists & turns throughout. Incredibly tense from start to finish. Masterful filmmaking by Leigh Whannell. An inventive & brutal reimagining of the classic.

  • Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

    Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)

    ★★★★

    ‪Mind Over Mayhem. Right from the start BOP feels like a very different comic book film. A unique aesthetic & tone. A slow start but once it picks up it’s just bursting with energy. The story is a bit jumbled & the pacing stumbles. Even with that it’s an impressive ‪balance of drama, humor & inventive action thanks to Cathy Yan’s terrific direction. Phenomenal fight choreography. The fight sequences feel very much like John Wick. Wildly violent, it certainly earns the R rating.…

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  • Hellboy

    Hellboy

    ★★½

    Hellboy is fine but it could have been so much better. David Harbour is really good as Hellboy. There’s some fun to be had with Harbour, the over-the-top gore, cool visuals & sheer insanity. Story-wise it’s all over the place. The film also lacks some charm & chemistry.

  • Bad Boys for Life

    Bad Boys for Life

    ★★★½

    Bad Boys For Life is so good! An absolute blast from start to finish. Will Smith & Martin Lawrence haven’t lost a beat. Great supporting cast especially Joe Pantoliano. This one has the best villain of the series. It’s pretty toned down from the insanity of the previous film. Thrilling action, heart, genuinely good humor along with some nice surprises & twists. Totally worth the 17-year wait. The rare long-awaited sequel that delivers.