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  • Power of Grayskull: The Definitive History of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe

    Power of Grayskull: The Definitive History of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe

    ★★★★

    My childhood in under 100 minutes.

    Good: Takes a surpriingly broad perspective on the unique phenomenon that was He-man. New interviews with Farnk Langhella and Dolph Lundgren and a long segment with one of the art directors for the movie are great.

    Bad: A bit cheerleady.

  • Bad Times at the El Royale

    Bad Times at the El Royale

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Tarantino: I'm doing a thriller with the Manson murders as a backdrop, it is going to be snappy, with a cool cast and called "Once upon a time in Hollyw..."

    Goddard: FIRST!

    Good: Pulp thriller with a great cast, whiplash dialouge, excellent twists that actually bring the story forwards and a great soundtrack.

    Bad: Drags a teeny bit in some of the singing scenes.

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  • Transformers: Age of Extinction

    Transformers: Age of Extinction

    ½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    So dumb...so, so dumb. The most fascinating thing with this movie is how blatantly obvious Michael Bays contempt for storytelling is. He solves the problems he has created for his characters without any logic or consequence. "I am damaged on the verge of destruction but take me to my Autobot friends, they can fix me...or I could just scan a passing truck on the high way. Problem solved". This happens all through the movie.

    I am also intrigued that Michael…

  • The Rock

    The Rock

    ★★★★½

    High octane Cage & suave Connery forming possibly worst haircut-duo ever. Classic unintended Bay-racism & big booms.