Review

Film Review: Wind River
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Film Review: Wind River

After two hits, screenwriter, Taylor Sheridan, has carved an interesting niche for himself. His films are often examinations of macho archetypes within seemingly simple and unapologetically pulpy genre exercises, all while dealing with issues in ways that haven’t been explored, but never concerning itself with being a “message movie.” Sicario […]

Film Review: The Last Face
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Film Review: The Last Face

I had no plan on doing this to be honest. Not seeing the movie, I had my mind set on seeing this in the one theater in LA that’s playing it ever since I heard the…well, let’s just say interesting response that the movie has gotten since its premier at […]

Film Review: Atomic Blonde
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Film Review: Atomic Blonde

If anything, both Atomic Blonde and John Wick Chapter 2 prove that the director duo of the original John Wick, Chad Stahelski and David Leitch, are both capable directors in their own right, and easily the most promising action filmmakers to come out of America since…shit, I don’t even know. […]

Film Review: Dunkirk
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Film Review: Dunkirk

Dunkirk is an embarrassment of riches by any standard. Christopher Nolan seamlessly applies his specific technical artistry and puzzle-building sensibilities to his first venture into a film that isn’t a genre piece and one that is rooted in history. Dunkirk is a display of the evacuation from the French town […]

Film Review: Wonder Woman
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Film Review: Wonder Woman

Thank God for Patty Jenkins. I mean, seriously, could you even imagine the kind of pressure that comes with helming not only the very first big budget film adaptation of the most iconic female superhero of all time, but also taking on a project that follows three DCEU films that […]

Film Review: Alien: Covenant
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Film Review: Alien: Covenant

Before I start proper, I really should preface by saying I’m no purist when it comes to the Alien franchise. I’m the weirdo that likes all of them, with the exception of the two Alien vs Predator films, and even that is only because I don’t remember the first one […]