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  • Drive
  • Kick-Ass
  • Fight Club
  • Léon: The Professional

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  • Donnie Darko

    ★★★★½

  • The Fabelmans

    ★★★★

  • Memories of Murder

    ★★★★½

  • Plane

    ★★★

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  • Memories of Murder

    Memories of Murder

    ★★★★½

    (Blu-ray)

    Jack's 2023 Film Challenge:
    Film #5. Memories of Murder (2003)

    "In a small Korean province in 1986, two detectives struggle with the case of multiple young women being found raped and murdered by an unknown culprit."

    This had a lot to live up to me. As I've become a huge fan of Bong Jong-Ho in recent years and everything about this seemed like exactly my jam. To no surprise it slaps, a serial killer thriller that rivals Se7en, Zodiac…

  • Plane

    Plane

    ★★★

    (Cinema) (Odeon - Guildford)

    "Pilot Brodie Torrance saves passengers from a lightning strike by making a risky landing on a war-torn island -- only to find that surviving the landing was just the beginning. When dangerous rebels take most of the passengers hostage, the only person Torrance can count on for help is Louis Gaspare, an accused murderer who was being transported by the FBI."

    A fun enough throwback to '90s action films that lacks any sort of surprises as…

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  • Would You Rather

    Would You Rather

    I've seen Sasha Grey in better stuff. And by that I mean porn.

  • Free Guy

    Free Guy

    (Cinema)

    After being bombarded by the trailer for this about 50 times in the past year, I was more or less done with this film before it even released. When I saw the reviews were shockingly good, I thought maybe I had been mislead and the actual film was going to be fun. I was dead wrong.

    I'm dumbfounded by how good the reception to Free Guy has been. It's a shockingly bad and generic big-budget studio comedy that feels…