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  • Kong: Skull Island

    Kong: Skull Island

    ★★½

    One would think that a movie about giant monsters on an island wouldn't need a human element, but that is Kong: Skull Island's biggest problem. The characters don't feel real or have a purpose besides being in danger.

    It's hard to care when we know nothing about them. Even Kong himself is less of a personality than the previous iterations. However, monsters fighting is still entertaining and when that goes down it's fun to watch.

  • The Cloverfield Paradox

    The Cloverfield Paradox

    ★½

    The potential was off the charts. An origin Cloverfield film? This is what fans of the franchise have been wanting since the original in 2008. Unfortunately, it sucks really bad.

    That doesn't mean there aren't cool concepts here. There are moments that piqued my interest, but they leave as quickly as they came, pushed aside by events that make absolutely no sense after 10 seconds of thoughts and are just plain dumb.

    Yet this might be alleviated by decent characters.…

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  • The Red Pill

    The Red Pill

    ★★★★

    A great primer on the Men's Rights movement and the problems facing men today. The structure of the documentary doesn't feel 100% cohesive, but the content within is emotional, factual, and terrifying.

  • Hot Fuzz

    Hot Fuzz

    ★★★★½

    Hot Fuzz is the rare film that tries to be everything and succeeds. It's a balls-to-the-wall action film, an emotional drama, a hilarious comedy with even a little horror thrown in, all fueled by the always amazing chemistry between Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.