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  • Sicario

    Sicario 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 08 Jan, 2016

    Beautiful, gritty, and badass. It starts out as Blunt's film and ends up being Del Toro's.

  • Trainwreck

    Trainwreck 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 02 Jan, 2016

    Honesty, I was expecting Bridesmaids 2 or something like it. Schumer makes it into something more. Yes, it's crude, yes it's got some one-liners and gags (Lebron as a supporting character is one of the ballsiest things a movie did in 2015), but it's actually a film with heart and nowhere near as sloppy as its compatriots. We care about Amy. That's impressive, considering we hardly ever care about any of the characters in R-rated comedies. She has the typical…

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  • The Master

    The Master 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 21 Sep, 2012 6

    I am a writer, a doctor, a nuclear physicist, a theoretical philosopher, but above all I am a man, a hopelessly inquisitive man just like you." – Lancaster Dodd

    Much like his character Mr. Dodd, Paul Thomas Anderson seems to be hopelessly inquisitive, and thus a confounding, enigmatic auteur and artist… which makes it hard to believe he is a big name Hollywood director. Take away Terrence Malick, and he’s probably the closest director Hollywood has that has not…

  • Russian Ark

    Russian Ark 2002

    ★★★★½ Watched 07 May, 2012

    Its technical achievement is stupendous: 95 minutes, one shot. What it manages to say in that 95 minutes may be even greater as it manages to capture the ideas of life, existence, art, death, history being in the past, moving on, moving forward all within its images, camera movements, and dialogue between our unshown narrator and the man in black guide. It's a extraordinary film, one that deserves to rank amongst the greatest in cinema for its technical mastery which matches its grandiose representation of ideas. This is what great film/art is about.