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  • Kings of Pastry

    Kings of Pastry

    ★★★★

    If you like The Great British Bake-Off, then you'll enjoy this.

  • First Man

    First Man

    ★★★★½

    I was familiar with a lot of the story of the early space program, but this told it in such a visceral, engaging way, and made the whole moment feel like I was experiencing it along with them.

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  • Interstellar

    Interstellar

    ★★★½

    I found this movie very frustrating, as there were elements of brilliance and elements that fell very flat for me. It's a movie that gets inside of you and you won't be able to shake, that's for sure, and because of that I have to recommend it.

    We discussed this » in full on episode #79 of the Cinereelists podcast «, as well as the Top 9 Christopher Nolan films.

    This was Christopher Nolan's attempt to make the next 2001:…

  • Birdman

    Birdman

    ★★★★★

    I have a feeling this movie will continue to grow in my thoughts over the next few days. I'm amazed at what I just saw.

    The film covers just a couple days before the big opening of a Broadway play with a has-been star played by Michael Keaton. The film deals with issues of celebrity vs art, the search for authenticity and acclaim, priorities and choices. It's surprisingly funny and the acting is too-notch. But the star of the show…