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  • Ex Machina 2014

    ★★★★½ Added

    Gripping and disturbing exploration of human interaction with a true AI. Excellent performances from Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander and a very sinister Oscar Isaac.

  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 2014

    ★★★★★ Added

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

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  • The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! 2012

    ★★★★½ Added

    IT'S CALLED THE PIRATES! IN AN ADVENTURE WITH SCIENTISTS GODDAMMIT!!

  • Interstellar 2014

    ★★★½ Added

    Visually spectacular, but oddly unengaging. At times brilliant, at times painfully hamfisted, with a dying Earth premise that never quite rings true. The cast are great and the concepts weighty and fascinating, but too often it feels like parts were rushed to get to the bits Nolan was interested in (a bit bizarre in a 3-hour film). The 2001 references are likewise rather too on the nose. Admirable for it's scope and ambition, but lacking Nolan's normal skill in execution.