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  • The In-Laws

    The In-Laws

    ★★★★★

    "Please God, don't let me die on West 31st Street!"


    Enthralled as a film lover,

    pretty insulted as a latin american.

    The father of all buddy comedies. A blast, an insane riot, a crashing of ripe watermellons, a couple of asian potential news anchors flying a jet plane into insanity.
    And yes, the most hilarious Latin dictator to ever grace the silver screen.

  • They Came Together

    They Came Together

    ★★★★½

    I can't get the hate that has been verbally vomited on this film.
    It's awesome. Imagine a somewhat more cynical and witty "How I Met Your Mother" season.

    I did not ONCE feel like getting up. It's a spoof, and it spoofs pretty good. That scene with the bartender is hilarious, the dining over at the white supremacists parents is also hilarious, the absurd and lazy stupidity of it all is charming, and the way is adds up onto the…

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  • The Tree of Life

    The Tree of Life

    ★★★★★

    Might sound blasphemous, but this is not just a spectacular work of art, it is also a work of God.

    I'm going to be real lazy as a critic here, mainly because I didn't find anything that was done wrong in Terrence Malick's masterpiece.
    The film is sweepingly brilliant, touching, metaphisical, strong, both complex and childishly simple at the same time. There is Pantheism. There is Faith. There is the Budha like mother figure, the birds in the trees and…

  • Everybody Wants Some!!

    Everybody Wants Some!!

    ★★★★★

    Richard Linklater here crowns himself as the King of real life.
    I mean, perfect, all around. Visually, a blast – a perfect palette of college color. The music is awesome, you feel you need more of each character – they’re all so brilliantly formed out of life!
    I heard in one of Linklater’s interviews that he had way less “demons” in college than in high school, so I was expecting some good quality everydayness with a cool soundtrack. But there…