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  • I'm Sorry 2011

    ★★★½ Watched 14 Oct, 2014

    Kind of what I was expecting and also not...this is more of a drama than a horror film (and has the pace to match). In fact, it's barely a horror film, but instead takes several Japanese horror staples, throws them in a blender and manages to come up with a somewhat fresh twist, wrapped in something a bit deeper than your typical Japanese horror.

    Do not expect something fast paced and fun, as this is instead measured and thoughtful. Surprising and recommended.

  • Now You See Me 2013

    ★★½ Added

    Look at Dave Franco's face in the main photo above. That's the face everybody involved with this film was making as they were making it, thinking: "we are so cool and we're making the coolest movie ever."

    No, you aren't and no, you didn't.

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  • Rush Hour 1998

    ★★★½ Added

    Lee: I like to let people talk who like to talk. It lets me find out how full of shit they are.
    Carter: What the hell did you just say?
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    Carter: This is the LAPD. We're the most hated cops in all the free world. My own mama's ashamed of me. She tells everybody I'm a drug dealer.
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    Lee: Why would they not want my help?
    Carter: Because they don't give a damn about you! They don't like…

  • Dragon Ball Z Special 2: The History of Trunks 1993

    ★★★½ Added

    The best story in any of the Dragon Ball Z films. If you ever wanted to know what the big deal was with Dragon Ball, this is as good a place to start as any. As worthy a hero's beginning as Spider-Man, Batman, you name it.