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  • Deadpool

    Deadpool 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 26 Mar, 2016

    I have a lot of fondness for Deadpool anyway, so I figured on enjoying this, but not as much as I did. I find most of the cast merely affable under normal circumstances, and they transcended that this time, particularly Morena Baccarin and TJ Miller. Ryan Reynolds is a solid casting choice for Wade, and I really liked watching the character come into his own (without ever really changing, which is weirdly one of the things I like best about…

  • The Imitation Game

    The Imitation Game 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 20 Mar, 2016

    I don't think this is a GREAT film, but I did like it quite a bit. The dialogue is weak, but the plotting and pacing are good, and the performances, production design, and score are all spot on.

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  • Fateful Findings

    Fateful Findings 2013

    ½ Watched 30 Jan, 2016 1

    If I were rating this on pure entertainment value, it would be a 5/5.

  • 12 Years a Slave

    12 Years a Slave 2013

    ★★★★½ Watched 01 Mar, 2014

    Absolutely devastating. It's beautifully directed and acted, and so jarring that I haven't stopped thinking about several specific shots.