2017 Movie #69: Rango (2011)

2017 Movie #69: Rango (2011)

Rango is an incredibly colorful western for adults and children alike, filled with fun voice-acting, music, and action that has a real energy from start to finish. Rango tells the tale of Rango, a pet chameleon who gets let loose into the desert, and stumbles upon a local town with both a water shortage and a shortage of law enforcement. Rango takes on the mantle of town sheriff, and hijinks and action ensues.
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2017 Movie #68: Dunkirk (2017)

2017 Movie #68: Dunkirk (2017)

Dunkirk is truly a spectacular audiovisual experience, an all out assault on the senses, unflinching in its portrayal of the pursuit of the barest tether to life against all odds. Hundreds of thousands of British soldiers are stranded on the French beach of Dunkirk, under assault from all directions with no escape apparent, and in order to evacuate them, a fleet of small personal vessels – pleasure boats, not meant to see military action – is sent to their rescue. It’s the type of film that could only be based on real events, because otherwise it would be almost unbelievable.

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