RSS feed for Bob

Favorite films

Recent activity

All films

Recent reviews

More
  • The Right Stuff

    The Right Stuff 1983

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 27 Mar, 2015

    I remember seeing this film as a kid, but I cold only remember the scene where Gus Grissom argues with his wife about what happened to his capsule. I went back to see this film after seeing Interstellar and how it influenced Christopher Nolan. It's easy to see how it has.

  • What We Do in the Shadows

    What We Do in the Shadows 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 25 Mar, 2015

    A very clever mockumentary that follows a group of vampires living modern life in Wellington, New Zeland. It has a joke every thirty seconds, but still feels fresh and original.

Popular reviews

More
  • Interstellar

    Interstellar 2014

    ★★★★ Added

    (Let's see If I can go through this whole interview without mentioning a 1968 science fiction masterpiece by name.)

    Christopher Nolan is one of the most ambitious directors working today in Hollywood. His themes are ambitious. His stories are ambitious. His vision is ambitious Hell, even his tracking shots are ambitious. After a while though, his films could start to feel the same. What makes Interstellar stand out from his other films is the (not so strong) emotional journey.

    The…

  • Gravity

    Gravity 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 04 Oct, 2013 1

    Movies and magic go hand in hand. The best magic trick is where you doesn't question how the trick was pulled off, but how awe inspired you are. The same goes for movies. Méliès was, after all, a magician turned filmmaker who used many of his tricks to create special effects for his films (You've all seen Hugo).

    Alfonso Cuaron is not a Director, but a Magician and Gravity pulls of a spectacular and emotional trick.

    The visual effects are…