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  • The Hangover Part III 2013

    ★★ Watched 28 Mar, 2014

    The Hangover was one of those fun little comedies that really didn't need a sequel. It set out and accomplished exactly what it needed to do and ended perfectly. Of course money talks which means a sequel was set in motion and we got what was basically The Hangover: Bangkok Edition XXX. The main issue with the second film is that it totally could have worked if they weren't so goddamned lazy and reusing nearly the exact same plot structure.…

  • The Secret Life of Walter Mitty 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 24 Mar, 2014

    Damn do I hate it when films have the potential to be great but fall short of reaching it. This film could have easily been the best feel-good in recent time but it's weighed down by a really clunky first act and some parts in the final stretch of the movie that either should have been reworked or straight up cut out.

    It's a shame the beginning is so weak though because its got some really neat daydream sequences but…

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  • ThanksKilling 3 2012

    ½ Rewatched 07 May, 2013

    $100,000.

    $100,000 was the budget for this film that was financed through Kickstarter and what I want to know is where all that money went. Not only is this abomination of a film easily one of the most unwatchable pieces of shit I've ever had the displeasure of seeing, but I get the feeling the director spent *maybe* $5000 of the money he was given and fucked off with the rest. Part of the charm of Thankskilling was how you…

  • Life of Pi 2012

    ★★★★½ Watched 16 Apr, 2013

    Everything about this movie from the mind blowing special effects to the directing was simply amazing and one of the most visually arresting films I've seen recently. It's really a damn damn Rhythm and Hues got shut down because the amount of work it probably took to get Richard Parker to animate and look right must have been insane. I knew the tiger was CGI throughout the entire film but I was still sitting there doubting the facts because the…