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  • Black Panther

    Black Panther

    ★★★½

    While I enjoyed Chadwick Boseman's performance as the titular hero, Michael B. Jordan just takes the spotlight in the best way possible. Other than Boseman and Jordan, the other characters were well-realized. But what I absolutely liked the most about this movie is Wakanda. In fact, Wakanda becomes more than just this beautiful setting; it becomes a character. It plays an integral part of what makes the characters who they are and what they are meant to be.

    This is…

  • The Shape of Water

    The Shape of Water

    ★★★★

    Watched this really late but I finally understood why it got all of those Oscar nominations. This is a beautiful film that blew me away with its strange, yet original story and of course, the visuals. I was not entirely pleased with the ending and it is a bit slow. Still, there were so many satisfying moments that made me wanted to clap out loud in the theater and I am happy that we keep getting films that can tell…

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  • Dunkirk

    Dunkirk

    ★★★★★

    When a film gives you so many goosebumps and makes your heart beat so many times that you cannot keep count, you know you are in a ride for something masterfully intense. Great to see you back in action, Nolan.

  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★★★★

    Last year, Denis Villeneuve gave us the sci-fi masterpiece, Arrival. This year, he did it again with Blade Runner 2049. When I was walking out of the theater, I kept thinking "holy fucking shit". From the visual effects to the sound and score to the performances and oh God, to that luxurious cinematography, they were all handled flawlessly. Like the first Blade Runner, I did find the story a little bit messy in 2049. But it was still satisfying for…