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  • The Worst Person in the World
  • State of Siege
  • The Batman
  • Eat Drink Man Woman

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  • The Crow

    ★★★

  • Dark Glasses

    ★★★

  • A Hero

    ★★★

  • The Ascent

    ★★★½

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  • The Batman

    The Batman

    ★★★★

    For a three-hour movie, there really is no excess or fat to trim off. It belongs at this run-time and would be a lesser movie to be cut-down.

    The first 60-90 minutes plays out like a perfect detective mystery thriller in the same vein as David Fincher, as characters are introduced alongside clues that progress the story. It’s really excellent filmmaking.

    Beautifully shot in a way that feels cramped, as flashes of light interrupts darkness that keeps the viewer at…

  • Tahara

    Tahara

    ★★★½

    I never like using the word ‘quirky’ in fear it’s meaningless. But since I’m meaningless, I’m going to use it.

    This film has a really quirky sensibility in its approach to the coming-of-age genre through the prism of death. Ostensibly a comedy, the film takes place in a Hebrew school in the aftermath of the teenage Samantha’s suicide. Classmates cope through gossip, innuendo and grief counselling. All of which miss the point of what’s happened. 

    It’s filmed in a slightly…

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  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    ★★★★½

    This film was filled with a brilliant cast that performed sensationally, with Jack Nicholson as the lead role delivering sheer perfection to each and every scene creating the atmosphere for the viewer. A phenomenal performance by Nicholson, supported by a terrific ensemble of actors. Milos Foreman created a genuine masterpiece. The correlation and relationship with the characters along with the breathtaking ambiance makes you feel you are experiencing the dealings and events that transpire amongst the institute, your compassion for…

  • Mike's New Car

    Mike's New Car

    I like the bit with the car.