John V

"Such beautiful photography, it's worth it for the opening scene
I've been driving 'round, listening to the score"

He/him

Favorite films

  • Django Unchained
  • Forrest Gump
  • The Batman
  • Jojo Rabbit

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  • Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes

  • Pearl

    ★★★★½

  • The Resort

    ½

  • The Lighthouse

    ★★★½

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  • Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes
  • Pearl

    Pearl

    ★★★★½

    This was so insanely much better than X. While X was trying to emulate a typical slasher and succeeded in that, I don't care for the slasher genre and find it shallow. Pearl on the other hand is anything but typical. It goes full balls to the wall with everything and I mean everything. There is not a single aspect of this film that was half assed and it shows. The film is oozing with creativity.

    Mia Goth is a…

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  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Freshman Year

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Freshman Year

    ★★★½

    I dare you to try and guess what happens in the movie

  • Man of Steel

    Man of Steel

    ★★½

    I don't think this is an abomination of the character of Superman but I also don't think it's a great adaptation either. There's some good ideas here and I think there's some moments that portray Clark's character perfectly but it's buried under a tone that I don't think fits Superman and a bunch of weak writing.

    One of my main problem I have with this movie is its portrayal of action. I think the fight scenes are the weakest part…