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  • Foxcatcher

    Foxcatcher 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 22 Jul, 2015

    I liked it. A lot. It had a lot to offer. At least it broke down some Hollywood stereotypes. But how downbeat, heavy and depressing does a film have to be, to justify a man's dark mind? I like the tone, but it's not justified. It's a choice, taken to the full.

  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 20 Jul, 2015

    Pike! Pike! Pike! Pike! PIKE! Holy, mother of all things good. Pike made my day!

  • Last Vegas

    Last Vegas 2013

    ★★ Added

    Oh, so like all expectations. What a drag. Two stars to the films only stars:Kevin Kline for his jokes and Robert De Niro for his facial expressions.

  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

    The Tale of the Princess Kaguya 2013

    ★★★★½ Watched 18 Jul, 2015

    'The princess that no one could spellbound'. A truly amazing film, with amazing visuals and the most beautiful movie. I was exited to see what the director of 'Grave of the fireflies' would do this time. 'Grave' is still one of the most powerful and heartbreaking films ever made. This is another beast, all together, but it still leaves you sobbing over lost childhood, and the love for a life best lived before adulthood ruins it all.

  • Calvary

    Calvary 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 12 Jul, 2015

    A true oddball, deliciously dark, with a remarkable heart.

  • Austin to Boston

    Austin to Boston 2014

    ★★½ Watched 12 Jul, 2015

    More a showreel than a documentary, but well compensated by some amazing music.

  • This Is Where I Leave You

    This Is Where I Leave You 2014

    ★★½ Watched 08 Jul, 2015

    A distraction, upon a distraction within a distraction. Too much clutter for it's own good. Adam Driver is good, though. And Tina Fey.

  • The Maze Runner

    The Maze Runner 2014

    ★★★ Watched 04 Jul, 2015

    Not half bad. Good ensemble casting ensures some good experiences. I liked it. I hate that this too will have sequels upon sequels. (I guess I should have known, ahead, but did not). I hate that kids now a day expects a trilogy. Just to satisfy the long term budgets for the studios. It eliminates, pretty much, the risk of telling and putting a story to film.

  • Life of Crime

    Life of Crime 2013

    ★★ Watched 01 Jul, 2015

    A couple of good performances, but all together pretty poor production, with even poorer direction and some car-scenes that make you go; "Wait, what? They couldn't make this better? This is awful"

  • Kingsman: The Secret Service

    Kingsman: The Secret Service 2015

    Watched 02 Jul, 2015

    This might be the last contemporary actionfilm I will se in a while. Rotten to the core. Decadent in it's spine. Ruined a perfectly good evening.

  • Whiplash

    Whiplash 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 27 Jun, 2015

    As much as I love Birdman, some part of me wants this to have been the film who took home the Golden statue.

  • Back to the Future Part II

    Back to the Future Part II 1989

    ★★★★ Watched 25 Jun, 2015

    It's difficult not to laugh at BTTF's silly take on things. How everything is overdone. Especially by the actors. It's, at times, like watching a farse or an over-the-top play. Everybody yells and does things no one would get away with today. Especially the first sequel. But it's close to my heart. It's impossible to get angry or cross at this. It's what dreams are made of, and it dazzled us when we where young. That kid still pops out, on rare occasions, like these. Watching them again gives the same, worry-less environment, that they did back in the late 80s.