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  • Climates 2006

    ★★★★ Watched 16 Dec, 2014

    A pretty great reason to think our new digital age of filmmaking could be beneficial. Climates looks distinctive, the compositions are incredible and the fact that it's really accepting the 'digital' look help define this distinct look.

    The story is compelling, the pace is a little meandering at times.

    The great thing with Ceylan is the massive behind the scenes featurette. Unlike a lot of Hollywood films we actually get to see the process of filming a scene, like multiple…

  • The Truman Show 1998

    ★★★★ Rewatched 14 Dec, 2014

    A very underrated film from Peter Weir. A satire that doesn't hit you to hard, and a comedy that isn't too ridiculous, The Truman show walks a fine line.

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  • Taxi Driver 1976

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 02 Feb, 2013 4

    I find it strange that this movie is so popular. I see 'bros' quoting it and they always have this next to Goodfellas and The Sopranos and Entourage in their collection of movies. I think a lot of people like it for the wrong reasons. They like the violence and the guns and DENIRO. But for me this is the quintessential art house film. It's ambiguous in it's meaning, it has no plot, it's main character has a lot of…

  • Django Unchained 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 06 Dec, 2012 43

    Jackie Brown, Reservoir Dogs, Inglourious Basterds, Kill Bill, Pulp Fiction. Quentin Tarantino's filmography reads like a symphony of revenge, blood, sam jackson and laughs. His latest entry, also a two word title, is Django Unchained. And it may be his best movie yet.

    Revenge has really taken a hold of QT's writing as of late. He seems to really get inspiration from these characters that are hell bent on hell sending. If you thought the protagonist in Kill Bill was…