Day: January 15, 2019

Day 11 – On The Basis of Sex (2019)

On The Basis of Sex might be about the living legend that is Ruth Bader Ginsburg but it as equally about her partnership with her husband Martin Ginsburg and her fight for women’s right. It’s interesting that this film comes just a few months after the extremely popular and acclaimed documentary. It’s also interesting that On The Basis of Sex was written by Ginsburg nephew so it has this little extra thing about it.

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Day 10 – The Karate Kid (1984)

Let me preface this by saying that I had seen part of The Karate Kid but I had never seen it in its entirety. I had seen parts and bits but other then a kid learning karate I didn’t know anything really. I didn’t realize this was such a high school, a love story really. While on the surface it really looks like a love story between Ali and Daniel, to me the real love story is between Mr. Miyagi and Daniel.

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Day 9 – The Five-Year Engagement (2012)

The Five-Year Engagement doesn’t try to be anything other than a cute romantic comedy, it knows what it is and because of that it’s stronger then you would think. It does help that it has a strong cast that works really well together and helps you forget about its fault, one being that it feels like an eternity.

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