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  • John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

    John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

    ★★★½

    It’s a real credit to the brilliant beginning and end of this movie that I liked it as much as I did despite the miserable sequence in Casablanca. I come to these things to watch Keanu kill people in well-lit interiors, I don’t care about watching an actress who can’t be bothered to learn that she’s in a comedy incoherently fight her way through a poorly lit outdoor set

  • Wolf Warrior 2

    Wolf Warrior 2

    ½

    I study racial representation in early cinema for a living and somehow this is the most offensive film I’ve ever seen

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  • Gemini

    Gemini

    ★★

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

    The entire plot of this movie revolves around a white woman not being able to tell the difference between the body of her black best friend and a complete stranger, and I don’t think the film is really commenting on that at all

  • Queen of the Desert

    Queen of the Desert

    ½

    Look, I've been a fan of Werner Herzog since I was 15, I've seen at least 30 of the man's films, and I can accept an occasional misstep from someone so prolific, but Queen Of The Desert is something different. I can't imagine anything else challenging this film's status as the worst film of 2015. In truth, outside of a few lingering shots of animals, there's almost nothing her to indicate that the German master was behind the camera; it…