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  • Klute

    Klute

    ★★★½

    Jane Fonda is great in this well-shot, moody, '70s paranoia thriller. As a whole, it doesn't hit its mark, but I like it as it is. It's sufficiently engaging.

  • The In-Laws

    The In-Laws

    ★★★

    It's entertaining enough at first, and I really liked where it thought it was going. Unfortunately, it had to go and get a little ambitious and it wound leaving behind the family stuff and the rest of the stuff that was working so well.

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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    ★★★★½

    One thing that one should note is that it's a little hard to define what fan service is in the context of Star Wars. The original Star Wars films were, themselves, an exercise in nostalgia. The Force Awakens, then, appropriately harkens back to these older films (which themselves have been engrained in pop culture for so long), and in doing so, nails the tone of what we know to be Star Wars.

    That being said, The Force Awakens relies mostly…

  • Mulholland Drive

    Mulholland Drive

    ★★★★★

    "No hay banda!"

    Everyone was so right about this. It's amazing. I'm just fresh off watching it and I don't know what I've just seen but I'm going to attempt to say some things about this experience (I'll try to be as coherent as one can be after watching a David Lynch movie).

    In Mulholland Drive, David Lynch blurs the line between reality and fantasy. The thing is, as a member of the audience, all you can do is try…