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  • Godzilla vs. Gigan

    Godzilla vs. Gigan

    ★★★★

    There’s not a whole lot to dislike with this one. One of its biggest issues is about the aliens, they're just not all that threatening and we get way too much time with them, a major mistake that really makes the opening drag on endlessly with an utterly lame mystery angle that completely underwhelms. Plus, it means that the film has a boring beginning and exciting finish as the monsters are completely missing in the beginning and are loaded up…

  • Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla

    Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla

    ★★★★

    I kinda like this one. The storyline with the Ceasar statue allows for some interesting action scenes early on as this goes for a spy-styled adventure more during the first half, the arrival of Mechagodzilla in Mt. Fuji is a pyrotechnic delight as well as the battle at the oil refinery where the official unmasking occurs, the battle with Angilas is good fun, and I've always had a special association with King Ceasar himself for some reason. I would've liked…

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  • Night of the Living Dead

    Night of the Living Dead

    ★★★★½

    RIP Mr. Romero, thanks for everything.

  • Apt Pupil

    Apt Pupil

    ★★★

    A somewhat decent and mildly engaging drama that does have a rather potent plot at its core. Some of the stories told here are incredibly chilling and the memorable scene of Dussender in Nazi regalia imagining the past where his personality snaps back to the person capable of ordering concentration camp personnel to gas hundreds of Jews stands out in stark contrast to the rest of the movie. There are some plotholes throughout here (a high school student finds out…