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Review: John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

For a superb action movie with a total of maybe 30 minutes of dialogue, it is disheartening to see it flounder with what little it has to say.

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Review: Avengers: Endgame

I’m willing to admit that Marvel Studios did have a relative endgame in mind for their gigantic cinematic universe, albeit one heavily dependent on hollow pretext to drive its drama.

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Review: Captain Marvel

The significance of Captain Marvel has less to do with its cultural impact, and more to do with how a media behemoth like Disney will finally handle the first female protagonist in Marvel’s canon.

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Review: Ant-Man and the Wasp

Most of the unique identity from the first movie has been stripped away, leaving behind a bland, generic comedy movie that shares all the same problems of other Hollywood-produced comedies.

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Review: Incredibles 2

Incredibles 2 wasn’t designed to blow away our expectations, but to affirm everything we enjoyed from the first movie. It’s cute, fun and exciting, but it’s also wholly disappointing.

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Review: Avengers: Infinity War

Despite my familiarity with the MCU, the sheer breadth of Infinity War makes it impossible to get emotionally invested in the story.

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Review: Black Panther

Like all big-budget studio tent-poles, Black Panther is still trashy entertainment made for a mass audience. But in spite of the stakes surrounding its success, I am thoroughly impressed by its ambition.

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