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  • Tully

    Tully

    Welcome to the postpartum depression and suburban middle class malaise movie. I can't believe I made it to the end. 1 bill-star.

    I know what you're saying. Hey Bill - postpartum depression is a thing, so why not a movie too? Well, a couple things are out of whack here. First, the trailer for this movie is completely misleading. "From the makers of Juno"... Tully's 90 minutes is nearly humor free. Indeed, the point of the movie seems to be...…

  • Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    Mission: Impossible - Fallout

    ★★★★

    This is a fantastic action-packed movie. I saw it at the iMax. There are more breath-taking scenes than I can count. Tom Cruise is amazing.

    Negatives: silly plot, tired characters, a little long.
    The negatives are tiny, however. And happy surprise: there's a surprising amount of humor in this MI movie as well. Great movie!
    hi rob... yow, bill

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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    ★★★

    The new Star Wars is a good movie and is worth seeing. There's a lot of "inside stuff" for extreme Star Wars fans which didn't really interest me much. Also, I think Star Wars fans are so grateful that the movie isn't terrible like the second trio from George Lucas. And you have to tip your hat to the Star Wars marketing lads for creating a HUGE buzz. For me, it was a fairly typical action movie with lots of…

  • Isle of Dogs

    Isle of Dogs

    ★★★★

    This is a 3+ movie, that I'll bump up to 4- because it's so edgy, unique, and weird. It's smart and funny, too. TY and I saw it at the wonderful, old La Grange Theater. That's an extra treat... two extra treats, actually. (ha!)

    Another reason to goto 4 bill-stars... I'd like to see it again. (smile)
    A good movie.
    yow, bill