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  • The Boss Baby

    The Boss Baby


    The Boss Baby literally gives a kid drugs...

    I didn't expect anything from this film. I mean, what do you expect from a film called the fucking Boss Baby. In the end, it wasn't that bad. Sure, compared to recent animated films like Finding Dory this is just bad, but I didn't really expect much so that's probably why I didn't think it was that bad. 

    If there were two things that stuck out to me it was the animation…

  • Free Fire

    Free Fire


    Well that was disappointing...

    The film starts out really well. For the first half hour, we're introduced to a ragtag Group of sleazy characters who just want to buy some guns. Some of them have intriguing aspects about them, making you wonder how they will act as the film progresses. Well, after a half hour of characterization and dialogue, all hell breaks loose. The following hour is pretty much a Mexican standoff. Think the end of Reservoir Dogs but needlessly…

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  • 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…

  • 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.…