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  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    ★★★★

    So that's what it looks like if you give a mad genius like James Gunn a huge budget and let him do whatever he wants, as long as it's PG-13.

    I liked it a bit better than part 1. The tone was more coherent and the whole thing was so crazy and ambitious, I had a smile on the face the whole time.

    Okay, they spent a bit too much time without a real villain and the action scenes were…

  • From Russia with Love

    From Russia with Love

    ★★★★

    That was some highly entertaining spy adventure. I missed the pulpy SciFi component of DR NO a bit and it's also pretty creepy how the movie is more or less about how Bond takes advantage of a naive, young woman, but it's entertaining from the beginning to the end and full of colourful characters and great setpieces.
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  • Kung Fury

    Kung Fury

    There are two kinds of cult movies. There are the ROCKY HORRORs and BLACK DYNAMITEs and then there are the MACHETE KILLSes, SHARKNADOs and KUNG FURYs. In the first category are movies, that are made by people who had a cool idea and carefully put together a movie that they can be proud of. The second category are movies, made by people, who just randomly slap every image from their ADHD ridden stoner brain together, without any feeling for rhythm…

  • 1941

    1941

    ★★★★★

    Maybe it’s just my love for the classic slapstick subgenre in general, but this is my favourite Spielberg movie. The gags come fast, most of them are silly, but almost all of them stick one way or another. And the spectacle, that dominates the 2nd half of the movie (and there is a lot of it), is as perfectly staged as you expect it from a Spielberg movie.

    If it has one flaw, it’s maybe that not every actor has…