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  • The Insult

    ★★½

  • Commando

    ★★★

  • Independence Day

    ★★★½

  • Geostorm

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  • The Insult

    The Insult

    Suffers from a rushed attempt at both-sidesism that adds to the weight of the feeling of a movie that is more like a compressed season of a television show. Still more politically coherent than what Nadine Labaki has been putting out though.

  • Commando

    Commando

    ★★★

    i enjoyed how there was this threadbare setup for arnold being forced to do this over-complicated overthrow of a south american leader but then he just gets off the plane instead of doing it

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  • The Matrix Resurrections

    The Matrix Resurrections

    ★★★

    A film fueled by hatred, anger, and contempt for its own rabid fanbase, and better for it. Takes the corporate-driven concepts that have taken over franchises like meta elements, IP, and unearned fan service and pushes them to comical extremes as a means of criticism and rage against everyone who twisted Wachowski's ideas and imagery to their own ends, whether banal or actively harmful. A deeming of the calls for resurrection of dead characters as an act of cruelty against…

  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★½

    Denis Villeneuve has done the impossible: he made a Dune adaptation that is both comprehensible to a general audience, is interesting to watch and never drags, and is true to the source material. For that, regardless of the things I support and criticize in this film, I must commend him for that.

    Villeneuve clearly has a real passion for this source material and it shows in just about everything. The war setpieces are grandiose and gigantic in scale, and there's…