Bright (2017) ⭐⭐⭐

Ignore the critics, this is some of the most dumb fun I’ve had this year. Ambitious and well executed, Bright offers up a unique and gritty fairy tale setting that tells a surprisingly emotional and timely story amidst its thrills.Β  Continue reading “Bright (2017) ⭐⭐⭐”

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Mother! (2017) ⭐

Despite good performances, Mother! is an ugly meandering mess for the sake of being an ugly meandering mess.Β  Continue reading “Mother! (2017) ⭐”

Stranger Things 2 (2017) β­β­β­β­

With a darker tone and even richer characterization, Stranger Thing’s sophomore season is a blast that only occasionally suffers from an overstuffed cast.Β  Continue reading “Stranger Things 2 (2017) β­β­β­β­”

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017) β­β­β­β­

Family dysfunction is rarely this entertaining, poignant or effortless to watch. This isΒ Baumbach’s most relaxed and naturalistic work yet, and a career best performance from Adam Sandler. Continue reading “The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017) β­β­β­β­”

Death Note (2017) ⭐⭐ 1/2

If you can accept a complete tonal departure from the source material, this re-imagining is a passable thriller thats light on smarts but heavy on style.

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13 Reasons Why (2017) β­β­β­β­

Surprising, addictive, important and altogether moving. The latest Netflix drama is a roller coaster of emotions that you should most definitely get on.Β  Continue reading “13 Reasons Why (2017) β­β­β­β­”