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  • Salon Kitty

    Salon Kitty 1976

    Watched 11 May, 2016

    Week 19: May 6-May 12
    Nazisploitation Week

    I've got to stop going into movies, all cocky, thinking I know exactly what I'm going to get with it - for the record I was thinking something a little more "safe", with not too much full frontal nudity. Man oh man, is there egg on my face, or what?

  • Cat People

    Cat People 1982

    ★★★½ Watched 04 May, 2016

    The 2016 Cult Movie Challenge

    Week 18: Apr. 29-May 5
    Splatter Movie Guide Week

    It's been 24hrs since I've viewed this film and I'm still digesting. I'm working out whether or not this was horribly great, brilliantly bad or both - yeah. Having unintentionally seen the 1942 original this was based off only a couple of weeks ago - as a lead-up to another film for this challenge, no less - I had reservations. Especially since the only other Shrader…

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  • I Saw the Devil

    I Saw the Devil 2010

    ★★★★ Watched 05 Jan, 2013 5

    "I will kill you when you are in the most pain... When you're in the most pain, shivering out of fear, then I will kill you. That's a real revenge. A real complete revenge"

    How's this for a plot: I Saw The Devil is a film about a secret agent who blurs the line between good and evil in order to seek revenge on the serial killer who killed his pregnant fiancee after becoming his latest kill.

    Sounds like a…

  • A Good Day to Die Hard

    A Good Day to Die Hard 2013

    Watched 31 Jul, 2013 1

    "Me and my boy here, we're gonna put a whuppin' on ya!"

    Long, long gone are the days of the sarcastically charismatic and charming allure of John McClane and in his place is the Ray Romano - the Everybody Loves Raymond Ray Romano - of the 'action' world - a dull, lifeless character who is incredibly annoying. There's no punchy wit anymore, no bombastic attitude. John McClane is actually just stupid in this film. There's no other way to describe…