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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    BLACK & CHROME EDITION

    Not much changes with the film's desaturation, but the stark nature of the films queries about morality have a profoundly more weighted sense to them with that "noir-like" glaze. I can't say I like this version more than its colorized counterpart, but it is certainly a worthwhile experience.

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    In a world dominated by 80's nostalgia, it becomes increasingly difficult to find those films that truly emulate the era, let alone embrace it fully. Enter FURY ROAD, George Miller's long awaited return to his legendary franchise and the rebirth of an 80's icon. Max (Tom Hardy) is a lost soul, driven mad by his past and driven forward by his need to survive; the world around him, very much the same. Max fits the world of the insane like…

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  • mother!

    mother!

    ★★★★★

    Riveting. Tense. Daunting. Audacious.

    Darren Aronofsky is one of America's finest filmmaking talents, unbothered by box office receipts and unrestrained in vision. His works seek to defy modern sensibilities and put audiences on the defense, in a way that is so antagonistic in approach and horrific in its repercussions. MOTHER! is no different from his other works, but it's easily the least concise - and yet, the most profound - film he's made yet.

    Centered around a home centered around…

  • Annihilation

    Annihilation

    ★★★★½

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

    Garland continues down the heady sci-fi path he started with EX MACHINA and explores Tarkovsky-esque existential science fiction with the commercial grade sensibilities of James Cameron. Mending together the human cataclysmic themes of THE ABYSS with the grounded humanity of ALIENS, ANNIHILATION is a deconstruction of the human condition to an almost cellular level, as if from the perspective of an outsider looking in.

    For reasons unknown, a "shimmer" has appeared in south Florida and is rapidly spreading.No one who's…