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  • Hereditary



    Well, this is it. This is the single most terrifying movie I’ve ever seen. 

    Every moment of this film is perfectly crafted to eventually come back in a horrifying way. The cinematography is fantastic, the performances are excellent, and the atmosphere becomes more and more intensely disturbing as the film progresses. 

    There are images in this film that will haunt me forever. There are moments that made me want to leave the theater. I experienced absolute dread and fear multiple…

  • Annihilation



    One of the most poorly-written sci-fi movies I’ve ever seen. I can’t believe how overhyped this was, it was a major let down that I’ll forget about in a week.

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  • Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

    Jack Reacher: Never Go Back


    Aptly named.

  • X-Men



    Rewatched this today with low expectations and it honestly holds up pretty well. Sure, there are some cheesy late 90s/early 2000s moments here, but overall it's a lot less ridiculous than it could have been.

     It's amazing to note the contrast between this film, the start of the X-Men universe, and Logan, which may be the end of it. There were a few rocky patches, but overall, the evolution has been great.