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  • Le Week-End 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 18 Aug, 2014

    First off, it's sold off as a romantic odd-ball comedy, with age, love and experience as ingredients. It is not your standard rom-com with good actors, it's something quite different. It's not a warning, just a pointer on where this film actually goes.

    It's a bit like Certified Copy, but not that challenging or "odd".

    The film is easily parted into two parts.

    The first has lovely written dialogue, some prime actors doing what they do best, and a very…

  • Man on a Ledge 2012

    ★★½ Watched 14 Aug, 2014

    I think this has tons of qualities. Good, exiting story. Well told. Well executed.

    But the film has at least one (tremendous) errors that I am having a big problem looking past.

    It's perhaps using all the wrong people in the wrong places? Who on earth would cast Elizabeth Banks as the worn down negotiator?

    The first scene she's in. Tired, hung over, regretting everything in her life. I am just waiting for her to tell a bad joke. It's…

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  • Rachel Getting Married 2008

    ★★★★★ Added 4

    This film was the decades biggest surprise for me. Just proves that the smallest of films can do the biggest of impacts. And much of it is thanks to Anne Hathaway, who delivers the role of a lifetime.

  • Guardians of the Galaxy 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 03 Aug, 2014

    Jeez, the imagination, the creativity, the effort that goes into these films are unparalleled. It's a great joy to have the fantasy/sci-fi genera do so well, again, and to have it still going, not loosing pulse with releases like this.

    My only pickle with this is that the trailers gave too much away. I laughed when I was supposed to, I nodded at the references I could find and I swallowed the chicken, whole, as it was prepared. But I…