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  • Neighbors 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 22 Jul, 2014

    Really solid comedy.

    Zach Efron is surprisingly the best part of the movie. Rose Byrn as always is great to watch and the other Franco keeps going with his super sensitive comedy shtick.

    The only reason I can't give it a higher rating is just because they don't complete any sort of story line. It just ends, they hug and makes some jokes for the final 10 minutes.

  • Body Double 1984

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 20 Jul, 2014

    It's so hard to define what I felt after watching Body Double. I felt sort of gross, and also disappointed in the ending. But I also felt absolutely hooked the whole time I watched it and really impressed with all the classic DePalmaisms. Love the score, love it! I love how the story moves so quickly and so free willed.

    Getting a better lead actor probably would have helped with adding some more "realism." But I think every decision DePalma…

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  • Taxi Driver 1976

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 02 Feb, 2013 5

    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 44

    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…