Marriage Story

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As I am catching up with some of the big movies I missed last year, I finally checked out Marriage Story. Let’s talk about 2019’s break up movie!

The Plot:

Actress Nicole and theater director Charlie seemed to have an amazing marriage. Well, now it is over. Instead of showing us a perfect relationship, Marriage Story focuses on the pieces that have to be put back together as everything falls apart.

The Rating:

Wow, this was intense.
First of all, I love the cast. Not only Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver excel in their roles, but even the supporting actors and actresses like Laura Dern or Alan Alda are also impressive.

What I enjoyed as well is that we get to see both sides. The film shows both Nicole (Johansson) and Charlie (Driver) struggling with the aftermath of their breakup. Neither one of them is protraied as being better than the other. It’s nice to see a movie that’s not judgemental.

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Halloween Horror: The Dead Don’t Die

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Although I was initially not sure whether I should check out The Dead Don’t Die I still wanted to give this Jim Jarmusch film a shot. So let’s find out if that was a good idea!

The Plot:

One word: Zombies!

The Rating:

The movie was pretty bad. However, I knew that it’s a Jim Jarmusch film so that’s kind of what you signed up for.

Where do I begin? There’s a lot of weird shit going on. First of all, Jarmusch breaks the fourth wall several times. The characters more or less address the audience and acknowledge that they are actors doing a film and even discuss the script.

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