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  • Casablanca
  • Mulholland Drive
  • Vertigo
  • Arrival

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  • Videodrome

    ★★★½

  • Fritz the Cat

    ★★★

  • RRR

    ★★★★½

  • Crimes of the Future

    ★★★★½

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  • Videodrome

    Videodrome

    ★★★½

    I was dangerously sleepy while watching this, so I feel like I'm due a rewatch in the not-too-distant future.

    That being said, there's a lot to love about this. Like Crimes of the Future, the film has this sheen of B-movie shock horror, which hides something much more thoughtful and heartfelt. If anything the main failings of the film come from its lack of visceral emotions that I found myself craving in a horror release. As sad as I am…

  • Fritz the Cat

    Fritz the Cat

    ★★★

    Baffling movie - but in many ways probably laid a lot of groundwork in adult animation.

    A lot of this feels very dated, and very much aimed at disgruntled students, but yeah, there's a lot of creative choices just seem baffling otherwise. There's some odd attempts at tackling racial issues and a lot of scenes that just cartoon male fantasy moments.

    As much as it feels like watching a 2D animated Ted though, the animation is very very good. Ralph…

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  • The Batman

    The Batman

    ★★★½

    A pretty fun Batman - gonna preface that I think the film is way too long for it's own good, but if you can give three hours of your time it's a blast.

    Tonally I think the film really nails a middle ground between Nolan's realism and Burton's gothic. Robert Pattinson brings a great take as the most emo batman thus far, and thoroughly earns its two Nirvana needle-drops.

    For me the film does have one too many subplots, and…

  • Sonic the Hedgehog

    Sonic the Hedgehog

    ★★★

    Great Sunday morning hangover movie - it's not completely my thing but I had a fun time nevertheless. The dialogue has some cringy moments but is otherwise actually quite funny and just breezy, fun times.