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  • Silent Trigger

    Silent Trigger


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I want to review Silent Trigger purely for the villain. It's been a while since I saw not only a performance as batshit as this, but an antagonist that meant so little to the story. But before that, a little context.

    Silent Trigger stars The Dolphmeister as a hired assassin who, despite disobeying the orders of his superiors and being a wanted man by his own agency. Or so we think. Yeah the plot is all over the place and…

  • Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown

    Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown


    Race for Your Life, Charlie Brown marks the third Peanuts feature length film and the second one I've seen so far. And I have to say, purely based on the handful of shorts I've seen on top of this, I think the Peanuts formula works better for shorts than it does full length movies. Which makes sense because Charles M. Schulz's characters started out in comic strips. It's kind of the opposite effect of video game adaptations. Video games tell…

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  • St. Elmo's Fire

    St. Elmo's Fire

    Charade has often been called the greatest Alfred Hitchcock film NOT made by Alfred Hitchcock. Well I'm here to say that St. Elmo's Fire is the worst John Hughes movie John Hughes never made.

    St Elmo's Fire is supposed to be a coming-of-age film about the whirlwind drama and fear that comes with graduating from college and becoming an independent person. But I feel like Joel Schumacher (Batman & Robin) was way over his head when he made this. This felt…

  • Godzilla



    Well after a long ten year sleep, Godzilla has risen again for the sixtieth anniversary of the monster's inception. This marks the first Godzilla film made in America in sixteen years, and I'm here to ask the question, was it worth the wait?

    This time instead of an established director like Roland Emmerich (Independence Day), we get fresh blood in Gareth Edwards (Monsters) at the helm. The film starts off kind of rocky, with an unoriginal plot about a man…