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  • Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★½ Added

    As the film ended, I was in a sort of shock at what I just witnessed and wanted to discuss at how 'brilliant' I felt the film was with the folks I watched this with...however as I went home and thought about it more, I came to realize what I found most appealing about it was less of what Fincher did and more to do with the actual story by Gillian Flynn. I realized that, Fincher almost sort of lessened…

  • Big Hero 6 2014

    ★★★½ Added

    Marvel dives into the animated world and out comes this absolutely adorable animated flick that features some very exhilarating and awe inspiring choreography with a simplistic but touching story that should appeal to folks of all ages. I look forward to where this series goes from here on forth.

    Rating: 77/100

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  • Commando 1985

    ★★★ Added 2

    Filled with incredibly corny lines and some epic action scenes, Schwarzenegger makes this film BAD ASS!

  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 2014

    ★★★½ Added 3

    Despite not featuring compelling enough human characters which end up in making parts of the film feel rather dull, and being fairly formulaic with its plot, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes truly is one of the best blockbusters ever. An iconic piece of cinema.

    I loved that the film takes its time to tell the story with a decent focus from the humans and a pretty damn emotionally resonant focus from the apes. Basic philosophies and politics for…