Favorite films

  • Rashomon
  • Malcolm X
  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Blade Runner

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  • The New Mutants

    ★★½

  • Nope

    ★★★★½

  • Us

    ★★★★½

  • Get Out

    ★★★★★

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  • Jurassic World

    Jurassic World

    ★★★½

    It took 14 years to bring back a film into this franchise as a sequel/reboot with new characters but it exists in the same universe as the other films. It builds on Spielberg's original film by updating the story with a "successful" park implemented on the original island. It touches on a similar message but one that's not about creation but human greed. People want things that are faster, stronger, and tougher. They aren't happy with simply having dinosaurs in…

  • Jurassic Park III

    Jurassic Park III

    This film marks the return of Neill but the leaving of Spielberg and Williams. This film started filming before the script was done and honestly, it shows. It tries to recapture the magic by involving some of the main characters of the original and adding a new dino antagonist in the Spinosaurus.

    While this does make the film somewhat tolerable, William H. Macy and Tea Leoni's marriage plotline was absolutely dreadful and the dinos once again somehow looked worse than…

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  • The Amazing Spider-Man

    The Amazing Spider-Man

    ★★★

    After Spider-Man 3, Sony decided to restart the franchise with Andrew Garfield as the titular role and Emma Stone as Gwen Stacy. The plot is not that different from the first film: Peter gets bitten, Uncle Ben dies, and then Peter becomes Spider-Man. The differences is that this film adds a new mystery of what happened to Peter’s parents which really isn’t even flushed out until the next film. I liked the casting of Emma Stone as she was much…

  • John Wick

    John Wick

    ★★★★½

    The Story/The Direction:
    John Wick (2014) is about a former assassin whose puppy, given to him from his wife posthumously, is killed by Russian gang members. He then goes on a path of revenge against them.

    Firstly, I want that this is one of the best-filmed action movies. The cinematography of the shootout scenes is amazing to watch. This film plays out similar to how a video game is on easy mode, so many headshots. This film was made by…