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  • Schindler's List
  • GoodFellas
  • The Empire Strikes Back
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  • Ascension

  • The Power of the Dog

    ★★★★

  • Manchester by the Sea

    ★★★★★

  • St. Elmo's Fire

    ★★½

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  • Ascension

    Ascension

    Review later.

    Basically this is a look at the pursuit of wealth in China. I was not that big of a fan of the doc. The best part is they went from showing a factory in China making Trump's Keep America Great hats (glad he was keeping jobs in America) to a factory that made sex dolls. It seemed like the correct transition to me.

  • The Power of the Dog

    The Power of the Dog

    ★★★★

    79%

    12 out of 58 Westerns
    letterboxd.com/ilwacocinema/list/westerns/

    I could be rating this low. The cast is amazing for a Netflix film. Cumberbatch, Dunst, Plemons, Smit-McPhee, McKenzie. All were great all are a-listers in my book.

    Jane Campion is turning into (or maybe I was just not aware) to a great filmmaker.

    It is a little unsettling to watch at times. The cinematography was outstanding and I don't think there is a scene in the whole movie where there is not…

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  • Back to the Future

    Back to the Future

    ★★★★★

    98.7

    My 5 Stars:
    letterboxd.com/ilwacocinema/list/5-stars/by/rating/

    The franchise is great (all three) and this one set the tone as the greatest. I don't use this word too often and it is over used, but this is a masterpiece.

    From RT:
    In this 1980s sci-fi classic, small-town California teen Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) is thrown back into the '50s when an experiment by his eccentric scientist friend Doc Brown (Christopher Lloyd) goes awry. Traveling through time in a modified DeLorean car,…

  • All the President's Men

    All the President's Men

    ★★★★★

    99/100

    "The White House has had no involvement whatsoever in this particular Incident"

    This movie worked for me on so many levels. First off it it is a shout out to American Journalism and the necessity of a free press. Secondly, it was suspensful and kept you on the edge of your seat, even though I know the outcome.

    I am not sure how Rocky won best picture over this and Taxi Driver, for that matter. Don't get me wrong,…