N'yongo further proves she's one of the best actors in Hollywood and Peele proves he's not a one-hit wonder. Letting the audience try and understand what a film means doesn't work if Peele isn't really sure what it means either.
A love letter to the city of stars, Tarantino is nothing short of his brilliance bringing the tragedy of Sharon Tate's life into a dramatic comedy that tells history in the way it should have happened.
Visually stunning and with jaw-dropping cinematography, Midsommar takes you into a journey of a real-life different culture. The world-building is quite unique, but you can't help but saying "that's it?" when the credits roll. There's no doubt Pugh is on her way to super-stardom.
There's nothing dull about Phoenix's performance, which is the glue that keeps the film together. But for a film about how the 99 percent are sick of the power that the 1 percent holds and how people with mental health issues aren't taken seriously, it's certainly surface-level.
Waititi's direction sure is a once in a blue moon effort. The performances across the board are wildly entertaining. Davis and Johansson steal the spotlight in their twisted yet charming household. Where the film ultimately falls flat is the unexplained holes in the script.
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