Category: film reviews

reviews about films and shorts

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Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman is the best thing out of the DCEU, and while that’s not saying much what with how irregular that franchise has been since its beginning, this film is good on itself.

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Let’s make this clear from the start, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is not as good as Guardians of the Galaxy, but in its defence, it is the only MCU movie that actually made me cry.

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Kong: Skull Island

While Kong: Skull Island is a movie with obvious flaws, it delivers what it set up to do, that is giving us an entertaining action/adventure film that introduces new mythology to the franchise.

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Logan

This is the best you’ll ever see Wolverine, and, if it’s the last rodeo of the character (and Professor X), as far as Jackman and Stewart’s characterizations at least, it’s a perfect and well-earned ending.

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Great Wall, The (2016)

Two European mercenaries are in search of ‘black powder’ in the Middle Kingdom, when they run into the Great Wall, guarded by a special division of the Imperial Army known as The Nameless Order, protecting it from mysterious green monsters.

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Monster Calls (2016), A

A boy dealing with the possible loss of his mother, his stormy relationship with his grandmother and his absent father, gets a visit from a monster who tells him stories at seven minutes past midnight.

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Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

Karan Johar goes meta in this story of a singer songwriter, the poet behind his words and the woman behind his heartbreak.

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Nocturnal Animals

A fancy art gallery owner who’s going through a bit of a crisis with her husband, gets a novel sent by her ex-husband, which she reads over the weekend as her life -past and present- unravels.

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Despite news of large quantities of reshoots, last minute changes on the script, and more, we had nothing to worry about with Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Disney has this franchise in good hands.