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  • Toni Erdmann

    Toni Erdmann

    ★★★★½

    Poingnant film which roots its comedy in tragedy and desperation, making audiences laugh and cringe in equal measure.
    I love the way the film incites awkwardness, not only though the main character but holding on shots longer than normal only cutting away when the awkward tension is felt around the room.
    This film continues to do this to show the absurdity of life, though a character that has almost given up on it.
    It's great to see such fleshed out…

  • The Lego Batman Movie

    The Lego Batman Movie

    ★★★

    This film had all the potential in the world to be the next thing. taking one of the biggest most beloved characters to exist paired with the immense success of The Lego Movie.
    Unfortunately, it gets boiled down to film that lacks any original humor, instead it relies on pop culture references being the joke with no additional comedy put behind it other than 'oh look that's a character from a different property lol'. The film in essence is just…

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  • Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad

    ★★

    Although I wasn't the biggest fan of BvS I at least walked out of it with some hope for the DCEU and I don't think it deserved a lot of the hate it got upon release. After walking out of this movie all hope has been ceased for the DCEU. I bought into the hype for Suicide Squad from day 1 and now I feel utterly let down.
    I guess I should start with the few positives I found in…

  • T2 Trainspotting

    T2 Trainspotting

    ★★★

    Has a lot of issues with the plot giving a straight forward story that doesn’t have a lot to say compared to its predecessor. It seems to rely too much on nostalgia rather than telling a new story, and fails to produce new memorable moments we will talk about for years to come.
    The one shinning element is the technical side of the film. The visuals and cinematography are beautifully crafted by Danny Boyle and Anthony Dod Mantle. They use…