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The Last Mercenary - (2021 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt12808182/

The removal of the special immunity on a young man triggers a series of events which summons his father for help.

It's a comedy in that there is a bunch of overacting. It's adequate bubblegum, and I'm glad to see Jean-Claude Van Damme again.

  • Trailer
  • Original title: Le dernier mercenaire



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the notes need to be cleaned up

Amélie - (2001 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0211915/
https://www.miramax.com/movie/amelie/

A quirky young woman crushes on a weird artsy guy.

This is quirkier than it's characters, and is worthy of earning seventeen times its budget.

  • Original title: Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain



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Hugo - (2011 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0970179/
https://www.facebook.com/HugoMovie

An orphan struggles to survive, all the while working to repair an automaton that prompts an adventure.

Not among the greats, but it's a quiet, quaint, watchable, movie.



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Before Sunset - (2004 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0381681/

Two strangers are reunited nine years after their one night of romance, for only an afternoon.

Phenomenal, but make sure you watch this whole series.



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Midnight in Paris - (2011 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1605783/
https://www.sonyclassics.com/midnightinparis/

A writer visiting contemporary Paris is repeatedly transported to 1920s Paris.

This has been described as a romantic comedy, but there is neither romance nor comedy to be found. It's dry and drags its feet.



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