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  • A Mermaid in Paris

    A Mermaid in Paris

    ★★★★★

    Every once a while a movie will just smash you over the head and you’ll fall instantly in love, as though you’re under some hypnotic trance from a siren song. Most likely, you hope for this to happen every time you sit down to watch a movie, as you are committing both your time and mental energy to watching it. Well, A Mermaid in Paris (2020) - which is playing as part of the Fantasia International Film Festival - did…

  • Bill & Ted Face the Music

    Bill & Ted Face the Music

    ★★★★★

    Crafting a finale to a trilogy almost thirty years after the second film comes out certainly feels like it is either a cash grab or a desperate attempt to be relevant. There was a good chance that Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020) would feel like that, but it actually managed to be a blast to watch - especially for fans of the original films. While much of it feels like a refresh of the original, there is enough new content and logical progression in storytelling to make it feel like its own thing. In other words...this movie was most excellent!

    full review at Berkreviews.com

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  • Won't You Be My Neighbor?

    Won't You Be My Neighbor?

    ★★★★★

    About to head in to see this amazingly touching film for a second time, but now I get to bring my daughter. I'm curious to see how it moves her since she didn't grow up watching him.

  • Uncle Drew

    Uncle Drew

    ★★★½

    Full review will be up soon, but initial take was this was a fun, upbeat film. Tons of story problems and for a movie starring several basketball players there wasn't as much basketball as I would have liked. However, the film made me laugh plenty of times and the ultimate - yet extremely telegraphed - message of the film worked on me and the audience I was with.