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  • Dick Johnson Is Dead

    Dick Johnson Is Dead

    I’ll be honest, I was not ready to watch Dick Johnson Is Dead. I thought I was and I was spurned in by my interest in the director, but I wasn’t.

    My grandma has been mentally deteriorating for a few years now but things have gotten pretty bad this year. And since 2020 is challenging in many ways there has been a lot of additional stress about what her next steps should be. Her and my grandfather have moved in…

  • Cube

    Cube

    Cube has such an memorable premise that even before I saw it, it would occasionally cross my mind.

    “Hey, Caleb, you remember that late 90s sci-horror about people trapped in the death cubes.”

    “Why yes I do, me.”

    “We should watch that eventually. Seems interesting....cubes.”

    And then I watched it and it was interesting but for completely different reason than I had expected. I initially thought it would be goofy if fun with the individual environments selling the film. Kinda a…

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  • The Pacifier

    The Pacifier

    I have now read every The Pacifier review on this sight as of March 23 2017 4:19 PM Central Daylight Time. In five years I will return to this page and read all of the new reviews. We all search for our purpose in this life and I may have found mine.

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I get why this is decisive. It adds new philosophy in the face of a franchise that has had its fans define it for decades, it humanizes iconic heroes in light of their faults, and most of all it challenges the audience. For me those are all good things but for some that will look too different from the franchise they've come to love. I do think there are a lot of invalid complaints that just aren't fair and unrealistic…