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  • The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special

  • All the President's Men

    ★★★

  • Studio 666

    ½

  • The A-Team

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  • The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special

    The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special

    “I don’t know what Christmas is but Christmas time is here”

    As much as I love James Gunn and the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise, I found this half-entry into the series to be another uninspired effort from Marvel Studios. Relying on a lot of repetitive and forced humour, The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special is a fine showcase for the characters we know and love but radiates an overwhelming sense of the cast and crew being totally disinterested…

  • All the President's Men

    All the President's Men

    ★★★

    “You’re both on the story, now don't fuck it up.”

    All the President’s Men is a very well-made film about a very interesting historical event that just failed to grip me at all. While the two leads are spectacular and bounce off of each other really well, their characters are rather poorly defined and offer little in the way of a hook to be invested in the proceedings. The screenplay has done clever moments, and some genuinely wonderful discourse about…

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  • Doctor Who: Eve of the Daleks

    Doctor Who: Eve of the Daleks

    ★★★

    “I am not NICK!”

    On his third attempt at a stand-alone, Dalek-oriented holiday special, showrunner Chris Chibnall seems to have finally landed on what works about his era. Chibnall is not good at complicated, science-fiction plots. What he is good at is small-scale, kitchen-sink drama. Eve of the Daleks is a surprisingly simple tale; the Doctor and friends are trapped in a time loop inside a storage unit facility that is being attacked by a squad of Daleks. That is…

  • 2025: The World Enslaved by a Virus

    2025: The World Enslaved by a Virus

    ½

    “What did the coronavirus do to Jesus?”
    “What?”
    “Nothing.”

    I can’t believe that somebody watched The Freedom of Silence and thought “Yeah, that’s an idea that has potential.”  

    Come to think of it, I can’t believe that somebody watched The Freedom of Silence.