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  • The Day the Earth Stood Still

    The Day the Earth Stood Still 1951

    ★★★★ Watched 22 Nov, 2015

    Film #24 of the Letterboxd Season Challenge 2015-16.

    I had something completely different in mind when I put this on, something far less serious. I was positively surprised. The Day the Earth Stood Still is a great sci-fi flick with a message that's still as important as it was in the 50's.

  • Incendies

    Incendies 2010

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 20 Nov, 2015

    I love all of Denis Villeneuve's films, but Incendies is something else. It's a clever, shocking and constantly interesting story about Nawal Marwan's tragic past, about a civil war in an unnamed Middle-Eastern country, forgiveness and maternal love. It's a fantastic film that moves me to my core. Unbelievably good, and the latest member of the list of my all-time favorite movies.

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  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 1966

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 27 Jan, 2014 9

    A classic. One of the greatest westerns of all time. One of the coolest films ever made.

    The last thirty minutes are just out of this world...

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel

    The Grand Budapest Hotel 2014

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 08 Jan, 2015

    What a wonderful rewatch. I always enjoyed the story, which is fast-paced and constantly amusing, but this time I was more invested in the characters and found the ending more moving than I did the first time around. I like Wes Anderson's visual style and Robert Yeoman's camerawork very much in this one, and the dialogue is fantastic. Ralph Fiennes is great, and I think M. Gustave is his finest role in years. This is my favorite Wes Anderson film so far. Easily.