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  • Django Unchained

    Django Unchained

    ★★★★½

    ROAD TO HOLLYWOOD | FILM #7

    "Gentlemen, you had my curiosity, now you have my attention."

    The romance could've used a bit more work, the ridiculous amount of N-bombs used could've been trimmed down by at least 30%, and Leonardo DiCaprio should've been nominated for his villainous performance. Those are the only gripes I had while watching this one again (the latter, of which, will always be a problem for me). Aside from that, badass movie!

    Only one more film to go and I'm all set for next week!

  • The Lion King

    The Lion King

    ★★

    There are exactly two things in this movie that keep it from receiving a much lower rating: the out-of-this-world visuals (seriously, some of these animals look like they came straight out of a nature documentary) and Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner's performances as Timon and Pumbaa (their comedic timing is great, but their rendition of "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" was absolute fire). Everything else fell flat on an almost depressing level.

    The way these actors performed their lines do absolutely…

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  • Blade Runner 2049

    Blade Runner 2049

    ★★★★★

    Dear Sir Ridley Scott,

    If you have any plans at all to make anymore follow-ups to your classic works (Gladiator, Legend, Thelma & Louise, etc), just give them all to Denis Villeneuve and his team. I have a very strong feeling that they would make them even better than what you originally conceived.
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    Dear Academy,

    If Roger Deakins doesn't receive his first Oscar for Best Cinematography at next year's award ceremony, best be making them plans for retirement...
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    Dear Box Office Employee,

    May I have another ticket please?
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    SHORTCUT REVIEW - www.youtube.com/watch?v=3SZAEaTyRDw

  • War for the Planet of the Apes

    War for the Planet of the Apes

    ★★★★★

    Toy Story. The Lord of the Rings. Star Wars.

    You're in the big leagues now, Caesar.

    84th movie review - www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y774TJfrbqw