Dune (2021)

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Dune follows the Atreides family as they move to the desert planet of Arrakis and take over spice production due to the decree of the Emperor. Paul (Timothée Chalamet) begins to have visions as the move to Arrakis grows closer and suspects that he may be the one to fulfill the prophesy created by the Bene Gesserit, a group of women who have the power to influence people obey their commands. Meanwhile, the Harkonnen are plotting to take back control of Arrakis and spice production.

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Mission Impossible: Fallout (2018)

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Mission Impossible: Fallout surround Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) as he must track down three nuclear bombs with his team Benji (Simon Pegg), Luther (Ving Rhames), and Isla (Rebecca Ferguson), but this time he is accompanied by Agent Walker (Henry Cavill) from the CIA, who may have a different motive. The team is constantly running into trouble trying to find the bombs and keep it out of the wrong hands.

Wow. This is one of the best action films I’ve seen in recent memory. And it’s probably the best of the franchise, the action here is amazing and constantly kept me on the edge of my seat, specifically the helicopter sequence. Tom Cruise really is fearless and all the stunts he did in this film were bonkers. It’s also great to see Ferguson return as well as the rest of the team. And Henry Cavill may be the best that I’ve seen from him here.

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