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  • A Simple Favor

    A Simple Favor

    ★★★½

    Gone Girl Gone MAD.

    The start of the movie feels like a typical Anna Kendrick comedy, but it proves to be stronger than it looks. The moment Blake Lively’s Emily enters the scene, the movie immediately charms you. Her comedic timing is on point, which is unspokenly required to make the audience empathize with this bitchy character. Lively in this role is my personal contender for Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy come Golden Globes season.…

  • Bohemian Rhapsody

    Bohemian Rhapsody

    ★★½

    Remember Suicide Squad? Me neither, but the trailer for that movie utilizes the fun of the Bohemian Rhapsody anthem. And that is exactly how I feel about this movie in a nutshell… fun-dumb.

    The movie starts out in a familiar grand sequence that you would expect from a musical biopic, then continues to spiral down from there. The writing feels rushed and the directing is flawed. What could've been stretched as an interesting look at the earlier lives of Freddie…

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  • All These Sleepless Nights

    All These Sleepless Nights

    ★★★★

    All These Sleepless Nights takes its experimental approach into new territory. While it blurs the line between documentary and fiction, it never manages to lose its direction in the main character's journey. It humanizes dance parties and utilize it as an effective device to complement the plot, to complement the main character's inner thoughts. The film captures a great deal of distinction between the times of him dancing with people and him dancing alone around a room of people. Great…