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  • A Lizard in a Woman's Skin

    A Lizard in a Woman's Skin

    ★★★★★

    I hate that every time I watch a new Lucio Fulci film, I end up bringing up the fact that I don’t think there’s a better filmmaker who uses atmosphere to his benefit, but if I’m being honest, it’s probably beneficial to mention Fulci’s knack for building atmosphere in his rhythmic and off-kilter way because no one truly does it like him: in even his worst films, his attention to tone and style is on-point and a consistent force in…

  • Bio-Dome

    Bio-Dome

    ★★

    Stephen Baldwin liked my tweet about “Bio-Dome:” twitter.com/jackkea63584677/status/1218303283095310336?s=21

    I, on the other hand, did not like “Bio-Dome.”

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  • Chinatown

    Chinatown

    ★★★★★

    EDIT: WHY DOES THIS HAVE SO MANY LIKES WTF

    A glorious, dazzling film. A love letter to Noir as Sergio Leone's famous (and best) film Once Upon a Time in the West was for the Western genre.

    Perhaps the best script ever written (biased of course) with perhaps the greatest (or one of them) actors to ever grace the art of filmmaking. Roman Polanski's Magnum Opus and Jack Nicholson's best performance he's ever done, perhaps his best, as he plays…

  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

    ★★

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

    PREFACE: this is an angry rant. There’s no way around it. Not a review (that’s coming when I see this again), so read this at your own risk, I guess. At the heart of being a film major and a critic, I’m a fan – a broken and disappointed fan.



    If you think Rian Johnson killed Star Wars, you’ve got another thing coming your way.

    We’re here. We’ve reached the end. The Skywalker Saga has reached its final mark –…