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  • Ad Astra

    Ad Astra

    ★★★★½

    I wish I had the finesse to write something that would explain the complex emotions I experienced while watching Ad Astra. But words fail. It was both breathtaking and stunning. From the films opening scenes the isolation and repressed emotionality of Pitt’s performance was evident.


    It’s about damage, the impact of this on ourselves and each other. It’s about loneliness, isolation, uncertainty, searching for meaning and so, so much more. What happens when the comfort in meaning can no longer…

  • Jurassic Park

    Jurassic Park

    ★★★★½

    I am revisiting Jurassic Park as I have played Lego Jurassic World to 97% completion (don’t judge me!) I haven’t watched this film since I was a child and boy do the special effects of the dinosaurs hold up so well. Perhaps, that is what the newer Jurassic World films are missing, real effects not computer generated ones. It is still suspenseful and tense, and in large part thanks to the physical effects!