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  • Jiro Dreams of Sushi 2011

    ★★★★ Watched 07 Aug, 2011

    A great documentary is one that draws attention away from the filmmaking and allows the audience to be transported into the world of its subject. 'Jiro Dreams of Sushi' is one such documentary. It left me simply awed at the beauty & art of sushi-making craft and the passion & lifelong commitment of these marvelous chefs. To sum it up, I found myself leaving the cinema drooling, majorly craving sushi, and resolving to set aside money to one day dine at Jiro's restaurant in Japan.

  • John Carter 2012

    ★★★★½ Watched 22 Mar, 2012

    One of the best films of 2012. To summarize this movie in two words: amazing storytelling.

  • Beginners 2010

    ★★★½ Watched 24 Mar, 2012

    Definitely not your typical, mainstream film. Ewan McGregor is in one of his more emotive roles ever, reminiscent of Will Smith in Seven Pounds. One thing I really loved about it was the use of doodles and archival photographs and its almost doco-style meta storytelling, which is perfectly apt when dealing with death. Of course, tongues were clicking all about during the scenes with men kissing; it didn't help that I was watching it in a cinema full of senior…

  • Midnight in Paris 2011

    ★★★★ Added

    Those who appreciate a good book and a good story, those who write, those who makes music, those who create art, will probably enjoy this film. Lovely, quaint, charming, and a rather truthful reflection of anyone who draws inspiration from other artists.