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  • Hereditary

    Hereditary

    ★★★★½

    [Clicks tongue]

    Ari Aster had, nay, has me in his control.
    The film toyed with me the way movies no longer do.

    That's not to say there weren't flaws. Some plot points were a little too neat (Shouldn't there have been some blowback to the incident?). One casting decision almost took me out of the movie. (I think Ann Dowd was miscast; not because of her performance, she was great - but it took me out of the trance we…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy

    Guardians of the Galaxy

    ★★★★

    The most enjoyable, re-watchable superhero movie I have ever seen. This is a breath of fresh air in terms of what a blockbuster is supposed to be. Amazing action. Touching drama. Fun dialogue. Great script. Rich characters. And oh God, THE MUSIC!! I would rank this just under "The Dark Knight" and "The Incredibles" for Superhero genre supremacy. Expectations have been set extremely high.