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  • Last Night in Soho

    ★★★

  • Last Night in Soho

    ★★★

  • Language Lessons

    ★★★★

  • The Card Counter

    ★★★★½

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  • Last Night in Soho

    Last Night in Soho

    ★★★

    Films are a way of comfort for me. I can't watch films until I feel at ease and the last 3 months have been some of the uneasisest in my life. After moving over 11,000 km to Seattle for grad school, you don't much feel like chilling with a nice film but as I have reached some semblance of comfort I have started again on my journey to absolutely shove as many films into my person as I can. One…

  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★★★

    I wanna have Denis Villeneuve's babies

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  • Army of the Dead

    Army of the Dead

    ★★★½

    A decent zombie action thriller with a pretty interesting premise, some great little satirical nods to Romero, an interesting expansion of the zombie mythos and an incredibly frustrating aversion to self-editing. Snyder brings out all his usual tricks as he absolutely fills this film to the brim with shallow focus close-ups, self-indulgent slow mo, tons and tons of references to mythology and Christianity, a beautiful eye for breathtaking imagery and action set pieces and this bloated self-seriousness that seems to…

  • Black Widow

    Black Widow

    ★★★

    This deserved the Disney+ miniseries treatment way more than The Falcon and the Winter Soldier. Black Widow feels like the most disconnected Marvel film in a long time because there's such a distinct sense of it being two films just very sloppily stitched together. Cate Shortland has made a film about a family of The Americans style sleeper agents coming together after years, dealing with the shared trauma of having been a family of lies while the second unit team…