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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I walked out of my first viewing of THE LAST JEDI a bit bewildered. Here was a middle chapter that felt more like an ending or new beginning. Having little to no idea where they would for go in EPISODE IX was initially frustrating, but has slowly become one of the more exciting prospects about this upcoming finale: they can go anywhere and do anything. That being said, I think there are seeds planted within THE LAST JEDI as to…

  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    "If you don't see me again, it's because I'm dead."

    RIP, Griff.

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  • The Rocketeer

    The Rocketeer

    ★★★★

    Robert Downey Jr. is totally going to age into Alan Arkin, isn't he?

  • Treasure Island

    Treasure Island

    ★★★

    Just as SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS set the bar for Disney's animated features, I feel like Disney's adaptation of TREASURE ISLAND defined it's live-action output for decades to come. The studio's animated films are iconic, among the best films of all time, whereas their live-action counterparts are... also there. Yes, there have been some standouts, some of which have stood the test of time, but it wasn't really until the Mouse House started buying up "cooler" properties that…

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  • Jesus of Nazareth

    Jesus of Nazareth

    ★★★★★

    I like to think, because it uses the same sets and was produced around the same time, that this takes place in the same universe as Monty Python's LIFE OF BRIAN.

  • Bone Tomahawk

    Bone Tomahawk

    ★★★

    It seems that over the past few decades, we've lost the B-movie. Most genre films that would've fit the bill have now become $100 million blockbusters, while the rest of them have been downgraded to z-level schlock on the DVD shelf, leading to a common misuse of the phrase. So it's refreshing to see a film like BONE TOMAHAWK that fits the technical definition of a B-movie, embracing and making the most of its low budget.

    The best B-movies live…