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Posts By Paul Jeng

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Movie Review
8.4
2 years ago

Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Movie Review

It’s impossible to review a Star Wars film objectively, and yet that is the task when assessing the seventh installment Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The franchise is part of …
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The Hateful Eight – Movie Review
8.8
2 years ago

The Hateful Eight – Movie Review

By  •  Mystery, Drama, Crime

On January 1st I attended a 70mm screening of Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight at City Cinemas East 86th Street, one of the few Manhattan theaters selected to be part …
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The Night Before – Movie Review
7.2
2 years ago

The Night Before – Movie Review

By  •  Comedy

For the past decade, nobody has worn the mantle of  “endearingly lost and confused” quite like Seth Rogen. His fuzzy visage is famously disarming, dialed somewhere between “I don’t want …
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Crimson Peak – Movie Review
6.7
2 years ago

Crimson Peak – Movie Review

Guillermo del Toro wants to sit you down and tell you a story. He is an eager host for your attention, enthusiastic in a way that is only possible for …
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Goodnight Mommy – Movie Review
7.8
2 years ago

Goodnight Mommy – Movie Review

The original title for the Austrian film Goodnight Mommy is Ich seh Ich seh, which translates roughly to “I see, I see.” This phrase is a reference to a German/Austrian …
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Black Mass – Movie Review
3.8
2 years ago

Black Mass – Movie Review

By  •  Drama, Crime

The intrigue of all crime movies relies on a simple idea: people are complex, but actions are not. Behind every reductive, one-word crime—“murder,” “theft,” “extortion”– is a human with a …
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