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  • Icarus

    Icarus

    ★★★½

    It's tonal shift from its humble humorous beginnings as a documentary on how to dope and get away with it, to its end 'conspiracy against assassins' feel jarring, but Fogel provides enough factual intrigue to make it a compelling watch if you have an interest in the story behind the scandal

  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★

    "All we did was survive"

    Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk is bombastic and loud and uses sight and sound to create a chilling atmosphere but it's the focus on this that Nolan forgets to write characters, that he forgets to have something to grasp on to emotionally. The minimal dialogue gives very little to latch on to, which wouldn't be a problem if the dialogue wasn't exposition half of the time. There's little to zero character or development of any kind, and…

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  • Zootopia

    Zootopia

    ★★★★★

    “Life isn’t a cartoon musical where your dreams come true, so let it go!”"

    I was very lucky and privileged to see Zootopia as part of the Animex Festival, with guest speaker Renato Des Anjos who is the Head of Animation for the "Zootopia" project and it's production. With that, I got to see the finished film with animation students, all of whom were excited and passionate about what they were witnessing. It was also a very intriguing watch due…

  • Zootopia

    Zootopia

    ★★★★★

    I laughed, I cried, I laughed again.

    Zootopia is one of, if not the downright funniest animated movie that I have ever seen, with such a clever, if convenient script and themes that are so relevant for this modern society.

    Universally loveable, the ENTIRE family will love this film, from pop culture references to its gorgeous animation.

    Oh, and you've not seen anything of the Sloth from the trailer yet!

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