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  • Heathers

    Heathers

    ★★★

    I really find myself struggling with this movie. On one hand, the movie is objectively funny and often times very insightful on a level that I feel only movies like Juno and, um, nope that’s it just Juno have been in the past. Several lines did make me think very deeply about teenage life. However, along with these lines did not need to be a storyline that I personally found hard to stomach. Usually, I find, and I’m sure most…

  • Knocked Up

    Knocked Up

    ★★★

    Ultimately, this movie’s biggest problem is twofold. One: it’s length. It simply did not hold my attention well after the one hour forty minute mark. Comedies need to earn a runtime over two hours, and this movie did not earn that length. Two: it hasn’t aged well. This is one of two movies about unexpected pregnancy in one year, and it is the vastly inferior one. Juno is a wonderful little parable with boundless ever relevant humor, and this at…

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  • La La Land

    La La Land

    ★★★★★

    This is an update of my original rating because I have sense rewatched this film. Quite simply put, La La Land is the best original musical to come out of the 21st Century. It doesn’t seem to be the most popular, but it’s quality and sincerity hold up much better than movies such as The Greatest Showman, and even adaptations such as Lés Miserables.

  • Climax

    Climax

    ★★★★

    This is a movie that is hard to assign a value to. It sort of reminds me of a more chaotic version of mother! It was quite unsettling to watch and the performances were very good at making it unsettling. It’s best feature is it’s technical prowess, the long takes are a wonder to behold