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Bone Tomahawk (2015)
5/10
Bloody Wild West
9 November 2020
The plot is not conceived, the heroes go to rescue their friends, kidnapped by the savages. However, I did not expect from the film some plot tricks. But what I really expected was that the story would be diluted with a couple of dashing cowboy jokes or some interesting events that dilute the movement of the heroes to the cherished goal. But I didn't see it. There were some attempts, such as gangsters Mexicans and stealing horses, but all this was presented so crumpled and inaudible, that did not leave a smooth account of any memories. The duration of the film is very long, and at some point I caught myself thinking that I was incredibly bored. The dynamics are simply zero. Well, let's say the creators of the film didn't set a goal to show us dashing shootings and fights - that's not the message, but in this case, I can't understand what justified such an impressive duration of the film.

There are no special claims to the actors. What they were offered, they played. But the very images of the main characters were not impressed, they are cardboard and some fresh, inanimate. Deaths of heroes do not cause an emotional response any more than the deaths of bloodthirsty savages. The heroes are not empathized, and this is a serious omission.
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The Mandalorian (2019– )
7/10
Wild, wild Tatuin
8 November 2020
In recent years, the 'Star Wars' universe under the aegis of Disney has undergone a lot of necessary and unnecessary changes, thus causing the anger of fans, and vice versa, giving them a huge fan service and causing delight and admiration. But Jon Favreau series is really a sip of freshness in this most distant galaxy...

What Jon Favreau once did for the cinematic Marvel, apparently, now he is doing for the space saga - gives a turn to the new development of the universe. And the main spoiler - the creator of the series coped with this task on hurrah.

The story of the series is smooth, quiet as a desert on Tatuin, but at the same time, its very atmosphere gives a closer look at the universe of 'Star Wars', doing it largely thanks to the elaborate environment and details, which the trilogy films in their time could not devote enough time. And, of course, all this action is filled with rich action, causing almost childish delight when watching it.
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8/10
The shackles have been dropped
7 November 2020
All the charm of "Django" is not in excellent stylistics, meticulous script and not in the first-class game and selection of actors. The director and screenwriter Quentin Tarantino is at the heart of this tangle of coolness, so you should start promoting this work with him.

Tarantino, like his character, dropped the shackles of genres, difficulties in perceiving the fresh works and focused on what he loves and knows best - the 'spaghetti western'. At first glance, the genre is as simple as a gingerbread, water everything with ketchup and eat with actors, however, only Tarantino and one more person today can separately shoot spaghetti westerns and "thrash" without confuse these concepts. With all the comedy, blood and conventionality, Quentin draws within a single canvas of realistic slavery, realistic people, realistic love and in general digs traditionally deeper than you expect.

With the hero of the day Tarantino all around his finger. Jamie Fox and Leonardo Dicaprio are as good as you can expect from them in this situation and even more. But the script is written, first of all, to Christoph Valz and with his participation in a painstaking process; he is the king here, he is the central character, this is his benefit. His talent creates once again such things that the film wants to be revised in any way. For this purpose, by the way, from 2013 distributors will start showing original movie tracks with subtitles in cinemas (in addition to dubbing), which will be very valuable for many.

On this "German" element of the picture is not exhausted. Firstly, Django became a cult and found popularity in the 60's not only in America, but also around the world and especially on German soil. In their edges, as we have now, sometimes during localization they put the name "Django" in the name of films without any reason, simply because "also spaghetti western". Secondly, the story of a liberated slave and his beloved echoes the myth of Siegfried and Brunnhilde, the good thing is that the latter is called that. From all this symbolism, which Tarantino already has enough, comes legendary at all levels.

Thanks to the dialogues, personal skills and plus all the make-up artists' work, the images of most of the secondary characters will be remembered, especially Samuel L. Jackson (the role of the bad grandfather was obviously successful) and the cowboy Don Johnson.

And what happens to the music in "Django"! The viewer is satisfied with a roller coaster of the epochs, Morricone starts, modern performers like John Ledgend continue, and Jerry Goldsmith, a classic, completes the ride. The selection is so diverse that it seems as if Tarantino wanted to please everyone. And he managed to do it.
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7/10
The true story of the bank robbery in Argentina
29 October 2020
The film reflects true events, but with artistic fiction, as the authors themselves stipulate in the beginning of the film. Well, this is understandable, because the film is not documentary, although in the end we are presented with some real facts about the participants of the robbery.
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8/10
I will come back. Yakshi Mash!
29 October 2020
The main source of pleasure from watching any segment of Borat (or movie in general) is watching "normal" people who find themselves in unfamiliar situations trying to get out of such difficult circumstances. The first Borat was mostly apolitical, interested in exposing American hypocrisy. Well, as it happens, the truth is stranger than fiction, even if the concept of truth simply does not exist in this case. The continuation, of course, is more like a propaganda campaign for Biden, but it must be said that it took Cohen 14 years to get Borat back on the screens. Realizing that this character was a victim of his own success and could no longer fool people, the Kazakh reporter's sequel is exhumed with all possible cynicism: he has evolved in the right direction and is not a blind copy of the original; yet the sequel has added interesting, relevant ideas to the modern world.
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7/10
The court is coming
24 October 2020
The film is quite simple, it is a typical representative of court films, when during the narration we are told the details of the case. Sorkin, as a master of his craft, skillfully interests the viewer and does not give out all the trumps at once, revealing them in the course of the film, and does not let interest cool down throughout the tape. Let the genre of court dramas with an admixture of documentary is quite specific, because there is no action in the direct sense, but if you like disputes and debates between the characters, here it is in bulk.
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7/10
Heavy movie
21 October 2020
Frankly speaking, a short description of this tape, for some reason I was not inspired at all. The history seemed boring and faded. However, now, after watching this wonderful ribbon, I can say with certainty that it is a very good drama.
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Shooting Dogs (2005)
8/10
The terrible truth
13 October 2020
The film raises a very subtle question and causes dislike to the human being as a substance. Hate generates hatred, violence is the answer. The stronger one wins. But if you give strength to the weak, nothing will happen; they will just change roles. In fact, we see the same situation every day, just on a more local scale: on the street, in transport, in the house opposite... There is aggression and anger everywhere. And until humanity learns to suppress these feelings in itself, it is doomed.
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8/10
Really enjoyed
19 September 2020
Really enjoyed this mini-series. Though it is little bit old school, still it is a very charming and interesting thief story with good humor and romantic spirit. I enjoyed the plot and the acting and will definitely recommend to watch.
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Ava (IV) (2020)
4/10
Action category "B"
12 September 2020
Action category "B", the plot is hackneyed, but it is ok for one time watching.
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Project Power (2020)
3/10
Waste of time
28 August 2020
Unfortunately I couldn't watch it to the end. Probably it is ok for teenagers, but for me it was too simple. Some of the dialogues are really awful. In fact it turned out to be a waste of time.
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Chernobyl (2019)
10/10
Realy cool miniseries
10 August 2020
This is a very cool miniseries, perhaps, it is the best I watched in recent years. It is based on true events that took place in 1986 in USSR. Excellent acting. I would recommend it to everyone who hasn't watched it yet.
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Knives Out (2019)
8/10
Great detective thrilling movie!
4 August 2020
An interesting plot for those who are keen on detective stories. And good acting also! I've spent a very good time watching it and definitely will watch it once again in 2-3 years.
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The Old Guard (2020)
6/10
Good enough to spend free time
4 August 2020
I really enjoyed this movie. Original and very dynamic scenario. Regarding the music, I agree with the previous reviews, it seems little bit strange. But the movie is definitely ok to spend some free time.
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Fight Club (1999)
10/10
This movie real cool!
28 July 2020
I like this movie. I watched it four or five times. I would recommend everyone to watch it.
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