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  • Gold

    Gold

    Gold is the very definition of an average film; the first two acts are mildly entertaining while the third act is is much better.

    Matthew McConaughey tries his best to impersonate Christian Bale from American Hustle and also receive a Best Actor nomination. Unfortunately for him the film isn't anything special and the "go bald and get fat" schtick comes off as desperate Oscar-bait.

    As I said, though, the third act is better. I didn't know about the events that…

  • The Founder

    The Founder

    I can see why they (whoever "they" are) thought that The Founder would be a good idea. It's an origin story of one of the biggest, most popular companies in the world that contains ruthless business dealings that might shock some people; on paper that sounds like a good film. But when it's all said and done The Founder isn't too entertaining.

    It's basically a film about an ambitious guy driving around, making phone calls, and meeting people. Michael Keaton is good but "they" thought they were making a Best Picture nominee that instead ended up coming and going like ships in the night.

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  • Seven Psychopaths

    Seven Psychopaths

    ★★★★½

    I was so taken aback by Martin McDonagh's first feature film, In Bruges. I did not think it would be that great or that funny, but somehow Martin blended perfect amounts of comedy, action, and drama together to make one kickass film. Thus, when I heard his sophomore effort was coming out I knew that I had to see it. Plus, not only does Colin Farrell return but Sam-Fucking-Rockwell is in it, and he is one hell of an actor.…

  • Gravity

    Gravity

    ★★★★

    Whoa. That was the best thriller I've seen in a long time. I can't even remember a film that "had me thrilled" more than this one; I was literally clenched for 90%+ of this film.

    Unfortunately, when I arrived to the theater someone was in the seat that I had bought for myself so I just snagged another. But then, of course, the rightful owner of that seat came. By this point, George Clooney was regaling the audience with his…