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  • A League of Their Own

    A League of Their Own 1992

    ★★★½ Rewatched 12 Jan, 2016

    Home sick from work, long overdue for a revisit. This was the first viewing since the revelation that the actress playing older Dottie at the beginning was not Geena Davis in old makeup. It was therefore the first viewing wherein I noticed the blatantly obvious dubbing of Davis' voice over that actress. It's the one glaring issue with the movie. If none of the other elderly actresses had to have the exact same voice as their younger antecedents...why did they dub Davis? It makes ZERO sense. Still, amazing film obviously.

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens 2015

    ★★★★ Rewatched 16 Jan, 2016

    My second viewing, but my first with Drake. Love seeing flicks with my fam! I think I liked FA even more the second time.

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  • The Rock

    The Rock 1996

    ★★★ Rewatched 10 Jan, 2014

    Upon repeat viewings, I'm starting to understand that this is my favorite Michael Bay film. Dripping with silly bravado, sure, but objectively better constructed and executed than much of his brain-numbing action fare.

  • Riddick

    Riddick 2013

    ★½ Watched 03 Jan, 2014

    I really wanted to buy into the "fun" that so many of my colleagues had purported this third Riddick franchise outing contained, but nothing seemed to overcome the creeping, crawling dullness of this half-baked sci-fi mistake.