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  • First Cow

    First Cow

    ★★★★

    ✅82%
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    We all know A24 is just the best. Sometimes their films can feel a bit lengthy, and occasionally (rarely) they have a misstep, but their consistency is what makes them so great. The projects they pick always have me excited. What other studio could make me excited about a movie called First Cow? A skilled cook has traveled west and joined a group of fur trappers in…

  • The Old Guard

    The Old Guard

    ★★★★

    ✅76%
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    It’s difficult to say this film breaks any new ground, but it is going to keep fans (who are looking for new Superhero content) appeased, and it features some fantastic action. A covert team of immortal mercenaries are suddenly exposed and must now fight to keep their identity a secret just as an unexpected new member is discovered. The level of intensity that these action scenes manage to hit is impressive,…

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  • Bernie

    Bernie

    ★★★½

    👍🏻74%
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    There are so many great elements at play here. First off, we have the brilliant guiding hand of Linklater. This cast is stacked. It isn’t just the main cast that does it, but these minor yet recognizable character actors come in and make a huge difference. Part Documentary, part scripted feature; Bernie feels fresh and original. Is it fresh enough to standout from the rest of Linklater’s films? That’s a tough question, as the screenplay…

  • Relic

    Relic

    ★★★½

    👍🏻73%
    Patreon Review coming🔜
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    So this film has all of the pieces to make something great, and the imagery is some of the best I’ve seen in a long time, but there is something that didn’t quite click for me. It’s still a really solid film, but I wanted to absolutely love it. We have a typical Horror setup to a not so typical plot. A daughter, mother and grandmother are haunted by a manifestation of…

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  • Palm Springs

    Palm Springs

    ★★★★½

    ✅88%
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    This film completely crushed it. My expectations weren’t “low,” but they definitely weren’t above average. I expected this to be solid at most, and I was hoping it would at least hold a few laughs, but it surpassed every expectation. I won’t say it’s the funniest film I’ve seen in awhile (it definitely outdoes anything in 2020), but it has the most clever sense of humor. The premise is also extremely fresh.…

  • My Neighbor Totoro

    My Neighbor Totoro

    ★★★★★

    🏆96%
    Studio Ghibli list coming🔜

    I’m (somewhat) watching these Ghibli films in a random order, but I felt like watching this gem today. When two girls move to the country to be near their ailing mother, they have adventures with the wondrous forest spirits who live nearby. This movie is just good. I’m not even speaking from a quality perspective; it’s just the encapsulation of what it means to be good and soak in goodness as a movie-lover. We have these…