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  • Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

    Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

    ★★★

    A fine, if completely predictable teen comedy-drama, but I have a soft-spot for these music fuelled indie films. Excellent soundtrack and Michael Cera is always watchable. Was also nice to see Kat Dennings being bearable for once.

  • Bicentennial Man

    Bicentennial Man

    What a deeply boring, weird and creepy film. Bathed in its unearned sentimentality to the point I nearly threw up.

    Every time Andrew appeared on screen.
    Me: "KILL IT! KILL IT WITH FIRE"

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  • Batman: The Killing Joke

    Batman: The Killing Joke

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

    I was very much looking forward to this. I haven't read the comic, but everyone talked about it like it was the second coming of Jesus. An R-rated Batman film. It had potential to be amazing.

    Well, this is mostly just a horrible mess. The voice performances are great, Mark Hamill is incredible as expected as The Joker. The inclusion of both Hamill and Kevin Conroy makes me feel like it could be canon to the Arkham game series (Which…

  • Nocturnal Animals

    Nocturnal Animals

    ★★★★½

    Nocturnal Animals might just feature the weirdest opening titles of all-time. From the opening shot I had no idea what I was in for. In fact, I had no idea what I was in for at all, I've never ever seen a trailer for this film, I went in completely blind, and I loved it.

    It's a beautiful looking film, from lots of scenic New Mexico cinematography and a bit of night-time city scenes. The performances were all amazing (Gyllenhaal…