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  • Training Day

    Training Day

    ★★★½

    Typically not my favorite kind of film but this was truly gripping!

    So the guy who wrote this went on to write.....The Fast and the Furious and Suicide Squad ...Riiiiiiiight. Because besides that quick yet still kinda gratuitous shot of Eva Mendes naked, this has a more than solid script tackling the theme of the abuse of power that can be found in the police.
    While the script cleverly focuses on its two main characters and their interplay/power dynamics, it…

  • Contact

    Contact

    ★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I really seem to dig the emotional space movies cinematic universe™ because as ham-fisted as this movie's themes were; here being how much can religion and science can co-exist, I didn't find it too preachy and found the idea of aliens "using" something personal to communicate with us individually very sweet :)
    It's a bit long and it can be schmaltzy, in the way 90's movies can be but it also simply works as a smart and competent sci-fi flick…

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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★★★½

    "You're not alone. Neither are you."

    The scenes between Rey and Ben are some of the scenes I could watch over and over again and never get tired of.
    From the brilliant editing and the simplicity of the sound stopping to show they're connecting through the Force to the subtle and then not so subtle (Rey going straight to that dark wet hole after seeing him shirtless ammaright?) already iconic scenes between them: "You ARE a monster. Yes I AM-(insert…

  • The Invisible Man

    The Invisible Man

    ★★★½

    Last movie I was able to see before going into quarantine...and it's a pretty good one YAAAY! Also happens to be the first movie I saw to be released in 2020 and probably one of of the few.......OK ENOUGH ABOUT CORONAVIRUS let's talk about a more common virus- your evil rich genius abusive ex who can now even use advanced technology to harass and make you think YOURE the crazy one-of course!

    Finally a good modernization and re-adaptation of a…