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  • Little Caesar 1931

    ★★½ Watched 15 Oct, 2012

    79 minutes long, Little Caesar is dynamic and predictable. A solid piece of early talking cinema with many, many good actors.

    A must for Edward G. Robinson fans. Yet, mr. Fairbanks Jr. steals the scene, even as a secondary character.

  • A Dirty Carnival 2006

    ★★★★ Watched 17 Sep, 2012

    Subtle and brutal, A Dirty Carnival is another movie about nowadays gangsters and how they strugle in society. Subtle on how every aspect sucks you in into the story and brutal on how fast things happen. Funny how they managed to put so many interesting characters together without shadowing one or another.

    It's not as good as Breathless (2008) and it's filled with cliché - traitions and dumb actions that eventually dooms the protagonists; for once I wish they'd drop…

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  • Friend 2001

    ★★★★½ Watched 13 May, 2012

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

  • Ditto 2000

    ★★★★½ Watched 16 May, 2012

    It tells the story of a girl from 1979 and a guy from the year 2000 who can communicate through a HAM radio. The mediocre acting and the poor directing made the movie a little boring and made me cringe sometimes, but the plot twists turned it interesting enough for it to be a representant of the Korean cinema. Like every film that deals with temporal communication, it demanded wits (see Back to the Future triology) and also had some…