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  • Only the Brave

    Only the Brave

    ★★★★½

    The main reason I wanted to go see this film was because of the director, Joseph Kosinski. I had really enjoyed his past two directorial efforts (Tron Legacy and Oblivion) and was interested to see how he would work outside the sci-fi genre. Needless to say, my expectations were exceeded.

    Only the Brave is an emotional yet uplifting film that will leave you with a heavy heart.

    The film follows the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, a firefighter…

  • The Return of the Living Dead

    The Return of the Living Dead

    ★★★½

    I mean, It's not horrible.

    It's really cheesy, like reaaaally cheesy. Some of the acting is also just downright bad, but it does have that sort of b-movie charm to it. The zombie effects are really good and the more action packed scenes were fun to watch.

    This is by no means a masterpiece, but it's got a certain charm that is commendable.

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  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    La La Land represents everything I love about cinema. 

    Its goal was to make a love letter to classic cinema and it succeeded. It wasn't trying to set up a universe, wasn't trying to get a point across, it was just trying to be a good movie and it does that and more. 

    Everything from its whimsicality to the impeccable dance routines had me in awe when I first saw the film, and had me in awe on the rewatch.…

  • Blade Runner

    Blade Runner

    ★★★★★

    Mortality is a scary thing...

    We all know we die, but it feels like we live together. We don't give much thought to it, but we know it's going to happen. Mortality is a main theme in this film. Replicants have a four year lifespan, with many wanting to prolong their life, wanting to do more. We're all afraid of not living our life to the fullest. We're always looking toward the future, but we also look back on the…