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  • The Wild One

    The Wild One

    ★★★½

    An outlaw gang period piece starring Marlon Brando in one of his most iconic early roles. Man, this movie really made me feel like I was given a glimpse into '50s culture. There isn't much of a plot at all. It's really just a series of events that takes place over a couple of days in a smal town, yet it draws you into a world where Freedom was the American Dream and fist fights were a norm in every…

  • Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    Godzilla: King of the Monsters

    ★★★★

    This is the big blockbuster Godzilla film I've been waiting for! As someone who loves the old Toho classics as well as the 2014 movie which this is a sequel to, I had high hopes for KOTM and can honestly say that even though I knew what to expect, I wasn't disappointed.

    It's easy to be skeptical when it comes to Westernized versions of Kaiju, especially the biggest of them all - Godzilla. However, Legendary nailed it with this one.…

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  • War for the Planet of the Apes

    War for the Planet of the Apes

    ★★★★★

    Riveting, exciting and climatic...
    These are a few words I would use to describe the cinematic conclusion to the Apes trilogy. As the intro states, the movie begins years after the events in "Dawn", when the apes and man live amongst one another. Though it works as a standalone film, I recommend checking out the two before it if you haven't. It is an engaging story that pulls you in with strong performances and fantastic visuals.

    As a fan of…

  • Avengement

    Avengement

    ★★★★★

    Vicious, intense and unapologetically brutal!

    When it comes to directing sheer unrelenting violence and reliable martial arts action, Jesse v. Johnson is second to none. He and long time collaborator, Scott Adkins have made several great action films together, including last year's "Accident Man" which was a nice comedic turn for Adkins and the recently released "Triple Threat", a martial arts fiasco which brought together some of today's biggest action stars, however, their latest entry "Avengement" is the duos magnum…