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  • Naked Lunch 1991

    ★★★★ Watched 01 Dec, 2013

    Film #4 of December Challenge 2
    Letter N of A-Z & 1-9 Challenge

    When I was only a short way into this film, I already regretted watching it during the December Challenge since I knew I would have to write a review. While I am not really sure what was going on a lot of the time, I did enjoy all the visuals and the weird creatures in the film.

    The real standout for me was Peter Weller who was amusing…

  • Gun Crazy 1950

    ★★★★ Watched 01 Dec, 2013

    Film #3 of December Challenge 2
    Letter G of A-Z & 1-9 Challenge

    The chemistry between John Dall as Bart and Peggy Cummins as Laurie was the highlight of this film. This is definitely one of those noirs where I wonder how the male lead, Bart, could fall for a woman who is so obviously toxic for him. In the end, I think a woman who is a gun nut and a crack shot is too great a temptation for men.…

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  • Lethal Force 2002

    ★★★★★ Watched 01 Jun, 2013 1

    June Challenge film 1. I had heard a lot of hype about how amazing this one was on the Gentleman's Guide to Midnite Cinema facebook group in the past week, so it was a fitting start for the June Challenge. This ultra-low budget action movie is actually pretty hard to describe in a review since it is ultimately something that needs to be experienced by all. It has bad acting, memorable lines, actually well-delivered comedy moments and an incredible grouping…

  • Seconds 1966

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 23 Sep, 2013

    Rewatch with commentary. Frankenheimer's commentary definitely added some interesting insights and observations.