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  • The Oath

    The Oath

    ★★★

    Another comedy that is actually filmed pretty well! I really like Ike Barinholtz as a director, and the comedy writing is good, I was laughing throughout the whole thing, but way more in the first half. Story-wise, especially, the first half is really good, and then the film has to change tonally and the filmmaking and writing is hit or miss. 

    In regards to performances, Barinholtz and Tiffany Haddish are really great. I love Jay Duplass but he is literally…

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    ★★★★★

    This has been my favorite movie since I first saw it in theaters eight years ago in sixth grade. I could write a hundred thousand words on why this is such a perfect film. I feel like if I go for my master’s in film I’m going to write my thesis on the editing in this. But, that’s for another time. 

    However, I will say that if I could live inside a movie world it would a thousand times be this world. Punk underground scene and mystical powers? Sign me the fuck up.

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  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

    ★★★★★

    Here we go, baby!

    All you slags who were spouting about how A Quiet Place is a masterpiece because it had a “new” and “creative” idea better get your damn apologies ready. This film makes A Quiet Place look like a Roger Corman movie. Hereditary is nothing short of a godsend. A New Testament of horror sent down by the angels at A24, Toni the Baptist as their mouthpiece. 

    Finally a modern horror film that properly utilizes silence. The dead,…