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Article 15

As the film is setting itself up; warming you to the characters and spaces of the village. It reminded me of the first half of Get Out. An eerie unfamiliarity in the environment that existed in something that should have felt so familiar. A world in our world, an ignored backyard of our privilege.

Here, subtlety exists in an alternate universe. This film is all on the face and unapologetically loud. Something I would have definitely had a problem with, if it did not work so well for the film and the subject matter that it is dealing with. Raising on from Mulk which I thought was criminally underwatched (and of course an underrated film), Article 15 does not take any pit stops from the moment it begins its course.

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Detective Pikachu

The first moments of the film as you see Pidgeottos gliding over the horizon gave me goosebumps as I saw a world once imagined, come alive.

As wonderful as it was seeing my childhood pocket monsters recreated on the screen like that, it shouldn't have been the only thing that kept me hooked. It often times felt like they only had a budget to model up a few of them, even then with over 800 Pokemon in the roster now they could have made some better choices. Or at least stuck with the original 151.

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