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  • Cult of Chucky

    Cult of Chucky

    ★★★½

    It's a bit weaker than the previous entry, mostly because this time I really didn't care about the supporting characters and it ends a bit too cliffhangery for my taste, but not just compared to the low standards of other DTV part 7s it's still really good. I just love the current run, that turns the series into super gory Hitchcockian thrillers, that reward the hardcore fans with some of the best laughs and twists.
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    #059 in 2018
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  • The Emoji Movie

    The Emoji Movie

    Just like back in the 80s the excellent MUPPET BABIES accidently started the trend of soulless "classic cartoon characters as kids" shows, WRECK-IT RALPH and THE LEGO MOVIE gave us this.

    Okay, I admit, there are some cool visual ideas that actually made me wish I had watched it in 3D, but it feels like the biggest fake trailer ever. It's basically DREAMWORKS ANIMATION'S CARDS: THE FULL LENGTH MOVIE, only that EMOJI, with its dumb concept, the shameless product placement,…

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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…