Favorite films

  • Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
  • Blade Runner 2049
  • RoboCop
  • Escape from New York

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  • Kate

    ★★★★

  • True Grit

    ★★★★

  • Ocean's Eight

    ★★★½

  • Two Hands

    ★★★★

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  • Kate

    Kate

    ★★★★

    While the general narrative is pretty predictable (including 'The Twist©'), there's a few nice small twists and turns that kept it fresh throughout the second half by rebalancing the 'good guy/bad guy' dynamics with interesting motivations.

    I really appreciate that MEW looked like an absolute wreck by the end of the film. I love when the protagonist is visibly wearing all the trauma at the climax. She didn't shrug it off or keep fighting the same, her movements looked painful and exhausting. Every injury and every obstacle was thoughtfully written.

  • Ocean's Eight

    Ocean's Eight

    ★★★½

    Super fun, great characters with great chemistry and great actors with great charisma to play the great characters.
    Manages to capture (most of) the feeling of the Clooney films without desperately trying to mimic them.

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  • Collateral

    Collateral

    ★★★★½

    "You like jazz?"

    Tom Cruise needs to play more bad guys. His sociopathic mad man energy works so well as man going through all the motions of charm and civility with absolutely nothing behind the eyes. Also, Cruise should absolutely rock the grey hair.

  • Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

    Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

    ★★★★½

    The One Where Ethan Hunt Fucking Dies, Again!
    This one never really got me like the one before or the one after, but on this rewatch I've really come to love it.

    The whole opera sequence is absolutely excellent. Ilsa Faust is the best character addition since Benji Dunn. Solomon Lane does the "kill your own henchmen who failed you" thing and I'm totally okay with it because of how Sean Harris does it. I love when Ethan tries to…