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  • The Crush

    The Crush

    ★★★

    Before we get into it, I just want to praise Alicia Silverstone‘s acting. The Crush solidifies why she was such a staple of the 90s. Now, onto the film - or should I say, the “real-life” account of screenwriter/director Alan Shapiro’s 1982 dalliance with the daughter of a wealthy Beverly Hills family whose guesthouse Shapiro was staying in. And, while nobody knows just how much of the movie was based on fact, it was enough to get Shapiro sued. Originally,…

  • My Life as a Zucchini

    My Life as a Zucchini

    ★★★★

    I watched the American dubbed version. It seemed halfhearted that they cast major American voices, but everything else was still French. They didn’t even make it French Canadian!

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  • New Year's Evil

    New Year's Evil

    ★★½

    Ohhhhh! New Year’s Eve-L - I get it!

  • Pontypool

    Pontypool

    ★★★★½

    I’ve been wanting to rewatch Pontypool ever since I saw Birdbox last year. I feel Pontypool got lost in the generic slew of ‘00s zombie films, but make no mistake, this is not a zombie film. It is a smart, psychological horror film that deserves to reach a wider audience. Put it this way, Birdbox doesn’t have jokes about paedophilia and black face now, does it? Where Birdbox takes itself too seriously, Pontypool leans into the nonsense and in fact,…