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  • Star Wars
  • The Godfather
  • The Ten Commandments
  • The Dark Knight

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  • Dune

    ★★★★★

  • Titane

    ★★★★

  • South of Heaven

    ★★½

  • The Last Duel

    ★★★★★

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  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★★★

    “This is only the beginning…”

    -Chani

    More in-depth review forth coming but we may be on the cusp of something that will easily eclipse Peter Jackson’s Middle Earth Saga.  

    Highest of recommendations for Denis Villeneuve’s half adaptation of Frank Herbert’s seminal science fiction text.

  • The Last Duel

    The Last Duel

    ★★★★★

    What. A. Picture.

    Best American Film of 2021 so far.

    Sir Ridley Scott…when he’s ON, there’s almost nobody better. And he’s 83. Jesus.

    The highest of recommendations.

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  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    ★★½

    Three years ago, I began dreading the day when the time to witness new STAR WARS under the direction of Disney and the new management at Lucasfilm would come. For three years, my emotions about what this would mean for my beloved Saga and what this would mean for the future of STAR WARS swung so wildly back and forth, that I'm surprised that I didn't have a serious case of whiplash.

    This is a film I never wanted...a continuing…

  • Doctor Sleep

    Doctor Sleep

    ★★★★★

    Review of the Director’s Cut...

    And just like that, the director’s cut of this thing crashes my top ten of 2019.  While the climax maybe does a tad too much and goes on a tad too long, it doesn’t really matter.  By that point, Mike Flanagan had done so much masterful work leading up to the third act, that any little nitpicks can be forgiven.

    And that is especially true of this director’s cut.  A film that already really works,…