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The 9 Best (And 7 Worst) Movies Of 2019

The 9 Best (And 7 Worst) Movies Of 2019

So many movies are just “fine.” Movies you sit down, watch, enjoy, and subsequently forget about. You don’t hate them, you don’t love them, they’re just OK. That’s the majority of movies. These are not those movies.

Ad Astra’s Existential Crisis Got Me Playing Destiny Again?

Ad Astra’s Existential Crisis Got Me Playing Destiny Again?

A strange thing happened to me after I walked out of James Grey’s Dad Issues (in Spaaaaaaaace) saga, Ad Astra — something I’ve not even remotely thought about doing for near enough a year. I sat at my PS4, thoughts about the film still jangling around in my head in…

Ad Astra Is One Of The Best Space Movies In Years

Ad Astra Is One Of The Best Space Movies In Years

Gorgeous spaceships flying deep into space to save planet Earth. Peril in an infinite abyss. Beautifully composed reflections off a helmet. We’ve seen it all before. Even the most futuristic space movies usually feel somewhat familiar and yet Ad Astra, the latest film from director James Grey, does not. It…