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  • Good Time

    Good Time

    ★★★★★

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

    Pure acidified and electrifying alarming chaos, doubles up the brutality of the social themes treated in Heaven Knows What on a bigger scope and different scale, from institutional racism to emotional abuse. 

    Constantine "Connie" Nikas takes advantage in how smart he can be to lie and constantly manipulate others during an hour and forty minutes of an anxiety-ridden race against time, also taking profit of everyone’s social and mental status, as desperate as he is or more. He emotionally manipulates…

  • Uncut Gems

    Uncut Gems

    ★★★★★

    It’s all fun and games until you owe money to literally everyone in town but keep placing bets as an addiction and ignore some of your responsibilities. Really stressful.

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  • Dracula

    Dracula

    ★★★★★

    Once Upon A Time... #7: Dracula

    Swings between gothic and romantic, a tragedy that shows the passage of time but also the eternity of love through the sorrowful memories of its main character, reflecting how dreadful such an eternity could be for an internally tortured being, wandering in a dark castle for centuries, living with spirits and beasts. 

    "The blood is the life, and it shall be mine."

    Francis Ford Coppola’s adaptation of Bram Stoker’s novel Dracula is a perfect…

  • Jojo Rabbit

    Jojo Rabbit

    ★★

    Barely works as a satire as the comedy elements are far too safe to leave space for anything effective to bite on one of the most horrifying and heinous events that have ever happened in human history. The message the film is supposed to convey is pretty obvious but it does nothing particularly interesting or even clear of it.

    The comedy feels too safe, too infantilized and barely works, especially considering the efforts taken to try to do at the…

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  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars is dead.

  • Face/Off

    Face/Off

    ★★★★

    Okay now I really need BOTH Nicolas Cage and John Travolta to star in a Safdie brothers film, or in a Michael Mann one. Please, I need it