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  • Fight Club
  • Hot Fuzz
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  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    ★★★½

  • Scream 4

    ★★½

  • Inland Empire

    ★★★½

  • A Little Princess

    ★★★½

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  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    ★★★½

    Has Fincher visuals downpat. Dialogue scenes that feel like they are in a storytelling environment. Enough here to enjoy although you can be in and out of attention and still get the most of this. The investigation aspect of this isn’t really thought out of say though as the film isn’t handling the two characters interchangeably well. Still a pretty cool watch though.

  • Scream 4

    Scream 4

    ★★½

    Scream. The original is pure perfection. I don’t think much can touch it. The second one is fine. Think it is at least focused. The third one is really unnecessary. The fourth one is better than the third. Entertainment-wise, this is easy to digest. Competent in certain ways of formulating a horror blockbuster, but in other ways, avoiding making it focused. Hoping for something in the new one, but I will say the franchise has become exactly what it critiques still.

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  • Nomadland

    Nomadland

    ★★★★★

    Speechless. Chloe Zhao has created one of the best films of all time. Seriously, I was stuck inside this film as if it was a spiritual experience. It doesn’t have much of a pacing structure to follow, but rather it asks you to fall back and to accept the quiet and peaceful world around us. As well, the way this film picks up on human nature, our connections with each other, and how death affects us through grief and how it…

  • Ad Astra

    Ad Astra

    ★★★★★

    I am beyond astonished at how fantastic this film is. James Gray creates a sci-fi epic that is so grounded in its humanist aspects while using the beauty of space to interweave into these themes.

    I am well aware that it’s narrative and its themes have been done many times, and that they aren’t complex in any way, but this is one of the best executions I’ve seen. It never strays away from its intended purpose, and is able to…