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  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

    ★★★★½

    Now that's what I call a montage.

  • The Thrill of It All

    The Thrill of It All

    ★★★★

    If you need a film that wants to be an iconic feminist tale but is restricted by its time period, this is the one.

    Just as you'd suspect, Dr. Boyer suffers from a "small male" complex.

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  • Sausage Party

    Sausage Party

    ★★★

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

    So, I thought the comparison between Firewater and God was pretty amusing, in addition to his disgust with how his song has been bent in ways to oppress others. However, the heavy-handed message for the remainder of the film didn't feel like it could inspire anyone. Bluntness can work in comedy's favor, but not always.

    The film really isn't funny, to be honest. Its "jokes" are built on swearing and racist stereotypes. I did my best trying to figure out…

  • Arrival

    Arrival

    ★★★★★

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

    Is there any other contemporary director I feel comfortable with to helm the Blade Runner sequel, other than Ridley himself?

    No.

    I was running just as fast as Dr. Banks to figure out all of the pieces at the end, and I think I made out well. There's one line of dialogue between Louise and Ian at the end that I need to rewatch for, but otherwise, I left the theater feeling challenged.

    Arrival's core question isn't all that foreign,…