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  • Jurassic World

    Jurassic World 2015

    Watched 21 Nov, 2015 2

    I honestly can't tell if this is some sort of post-modern joke where it's supossed to be deliberately bad and shitty. Is this what those sharknado movies are like?

  • Entertainment

    Entertainment 2015

    ★★★ Watched 15 Nov, 2015 2

    You could watch all the scenes of Entertainment in random order and it wouldn’t make much difference. Alverson’s new film is a godless, indifferent, sarcastic project meant to left you numb. It references all the visual landmarks so popular in the last few decades of independent American cinema and the road movie genre, but almost out of obligation or because of a lack of ideas. It plays with meta-narrative, self-deprecation and surrealism in a very half-assed and disingenuous way. It…

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  • The Wasp Woman

    The Wasp Woman 1959

    ★★ Watched 10 Sep, 2013 2

    I love how you can clearly see that she's wearing a shitty "wasp" costume, it adds a whole new level of unintentional depth into the movie: what if she never really transforms into a wasp, what if she's just a serial killer that puts on a costume because she's a bipolar sociopath or something?

    Corman might be a genius after all.

  • Paths of Glory

    Paths of Glory 1957

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 21 Mar, 2013 3

    Stanley Kubrick covered various and different genres through all his career, from film-noirs like The Killing and Killer’s Kiss, to big epic spectacles like the historical Spartacus and the futuristic 2001 and A Clockwork Orange, and also covering the horror and psychological thriller genres, among others. Although I’d say that one of his bigger inputs was in War Films, going back to this genre multiple times, firstly with the amateur Fear and Desire, then with Paths of Glory and ultimately,…