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Blooodshot decides to wholeheartedly embrace the action movie genre, rather than go for a generic superhero origin story
The movie is armed with enough nostalgic elements to counter passages that feel like fillers
'The relationship that the movie sells as something that should last beyond breakups and mortality is just banal'
'Sonic the Hedgehog' is as basic as kid’s fare can get
The movie never feels funny enough, or charming enough, or serious enough
'Of Vodka, Beers and Regrets' is a beautiful film, through and through
'Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn' review: A vibrant live action cartoon
Harley Quinn is taking all the other characters here on a crazy ride, and we would do best to buckle up
It’s not a masterpiece, but it’s far from being just a distraction or worse, a complete waste of time
'Instead of becoming a family drama tainted with dark comedy, it ends up becoming a dreary mess'
'There are times when it feels like they made a checklist of things that would make middle-aged nostalgia-driven movie-goers laugh, and they just went through the list'
'The film badly needs an edge, one that isn’t borrowed from a film from more than a decade ago'
'Mia' is cute and amiable, but it’s also too light to be memorable
The events of 'The Rise of Skywalker' renders the entire Star Wars saga into an overwrought fairy tale
'It doesn’t work as a romance. It is awkward as a comedy.'
The film feels more like an audacious attempt to marry glaze and purpose, with the former winning out
'Kings of Reality Shows' is more than what it thinks it is
'Frozen 2' feels like it is done subverting the common stereotypes about Disney’s princesses
Elizabeth Banks’ 'Charlie’s Angels' feels like it is drowning in its own blatant advocacy
In an age where there are discussions on legalizing divorce, a film like 'The Annulment' is counterproductive
Oggs Cruz reviews 'Lucid,' 'O,' 'Metamorphosis,' and 'Yours Truly Shirley'
Oggs Cruz's review 'Sila, Sila,' 'Tia Madre,' 'Tayo Muna Habang Hindi Pa Tayo,' and 'Utopia'
'This is a film that makes us remember why we as young adults fought the dictatorship. We lost and the Marcoses are back, and it's time for the next generation to step up'
'Nuuk' is a case where the hook is more compelling than the catch
'Cara X Jagger' stubbornly aims for cuteness
'Dark Fate' doesn’t make the mistake of being overly complicated
'Double Tap', while unnecessary, is a harmless and merry little sequel
Movie critic Oggs Cruz reviews the 3 movies in the QCinema Festival 2019
The film stumbles in its desire to break away from fable and into blockbuster territory
'It doesn’t cheat its way towards its happy endings. All the emotions it conjures feel sincere and authentic.'