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  • Glass



    I want to champion the inventive inspiration that lies between the cracks of this film. Shyamalan is one of the most unique and original directors working today and this mildly continues to prove that. As much as I have questions and am a bit unsatisfied with some narrative choices, Glass is ambitious and tame all the same. I probably won't rewatch this anytime soon but I am sure as hell still intrigued by the ideas that keep M. Night coming back for more.

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  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049


    A spectacle of mass visuals. Truly one of Villenueve's best! If you have the chance to see this on IMAX, do so! The score and cinematography were really the highlights to me.

  • The Killing of a Sacred Deer

    The Killing of a Sacred Deer


    We watch misfortune strike this family and Stephen almost doesn’t know what to make of it all. Something that Lanthimos nods to is his recent film ‘The Lobster,’ where dialogue and normal human reaction is made to appear desolate. His characters are so very modern but there is a certain way of speech that will transport us deeper into the film, but will also bother us. In many instances, people would not react the way that these characters act. It…