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  • Bad Times at the El Royale

    Bad Times at the El Royale


    A good example of a mediocre movie with a great trailer. I don't think I was walking into this with the wrong expectations, mind you, I really liked the trailer but if I was expecting a movie i was just expecting something thrilling or suspenseful, but the movie is really none of that.

    This movie is perhaps best described as an overlong slog propped up by some good acting and an interesting premise. Hemsworth's character is an underdeveloped and overinflated…

  • The Favourite

    The Favourite


    Yorgos Lanthimos is quickly, if already isn't, becoming one of my favourite directors. This was an absolute blast.

    Lanthimos got an intense amount out of his actors here. Emma Stone delivers easily my favourite performance of the year yet, and I'll be extremely disappointed if she doesn't get an oscar nod at the very least. Nicholas Hoult was also fucking amazing and I love virtually every scene that he was in. Olivia Colman as Queen Anne and Rachel Weisz, obviously,…

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  • Before the Flood

    Before the Flood


    In this film, we see Leonardo DiCaprio fly around the world in his expensive helicopters and private jets to impoverished countries and look concerned and rub his chin.

    An important documentary with an important message, no doubt about it. Climate Change is probably the greatest and most important challenge that we as a human species face today. It's nice to see someone as famous as Leonardo DiCaprio tackle the subject, since sometimes people require such a figure to grab their…

  • A Clockwork Orange

    A Clockwork Orange



    How do I review this movie? How do I sit down and talk about what I just saw? I do not know how to review this movie, so excuse me if I don't go into humongous detail here, for A Clockwork Orange is perhaps one of the most thought-provoking yet downright violent and vulgar films I have seen in a very, very long time, a movie that is 2 hours and 15 minutes long yet feels way shorter than…