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  • Creed

    Creed 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 28 Nov, 2015 3

    Full disclosure: I’m a Rocky fan. I was born and one year later, Rocky won best picture at the Oscars. A few years after that, Rocky (and subsequently Rocky II and Rocky III and Rocky IV and Rocky V) hit HBO and Showtime and I was hooked. No other franchise outside of maybe the “7 Up” documentary series has captured a person’s career life, like Rocky Balboa’s has. Also full disclosure: I’m not a boxing fan. Always thought it for…

  • Spotlight

    Spotlight 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 24 Nov, 2015

    Had plenty to say on The Cinecast - episode 418

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  • Chicago

    Chicago 2002

    ★★½ Watched 26 Feb, 2013 2

    This movie beat The Pianist? Fuck you.

  • The Adventures of Tintin

    The Adventures of Tintin 2011

    ★★ Added 16

    Incredibly boring with unflattering characters and attempts at comedy that had me eye rolling ever bit as much as I was checking my watch. No stakes, no story, no intrigue. Just a series of set pieces that, for the most part, linger on nothing of interest.

    The character of Tin Tin himself is as bland as he appears. Wish I would've skipped this one.