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  • Tag

    Tag

    ★★★½

    "We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing."

    Comedy movies have been lagging for the last few years. From the typical "starring Amy Schumer" flicks to...yeah, the typical "starring Amy Schumer" flicks, comedies lack actual humor and enjoyment. They've become predictable, bland, and boring. Hollywood seems to have taken note of this--mainstream films marketed as comedies have started changing, but I'm still not sure if it's for the better.

    Overall, Tag is a…

  • Se7en

    Se7en

    ★★★★★

    "I seem to remember us knocking on your door."

    "And I seem to remember breaking your face."

    "Oh SHIT! SICK BURN BRO!!!" I say in my frat voice as I emerge from my pillow cocoon I had been using to mask the fact that I'm a scaredy cat and was very close to peeing myself during the last 45 minutes of the movie.

    (But seriously, this movie rivals Silence of the Lambs in being one of the greatest thrillers of all time.)

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  • Fahrenheit 451

    Fahrenheit 451

    ★★

    Me: This was nothing like the book. Without semblance of the original plot structure and characters, the movie misses the point of the novel. 

    My brain: But film adaptations are a visual medium for artistic creativity and interpretation of classic novels that enables them to be more relevant to society today. 

    Me: BUT IT MISSES THE POINTS. 

    My brain: BUT MICHAEL SHANNON.

  • Phantom Thread

    Phantom Thread

    ★★★★½

    1950s London was wild.