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  • The Toy 1982

    Watched 30 Jul, 2014 2

    A horribly crass 90 minute sitcom. The toy is a dead horse.

  • The Boogeyman 1980

    ★★★ Watched 30 Jul, 2014

    The Boogeyman is quite the conundrum of a film. For one, I couldn't tell you with confidence who the Boogeyman actually is. It appears he is a paranormal entity that is summoned through broken pieces of a mirror that once you put it back together like a jigsaw puzzle of reflection, this boogeyman can then freely possess or torment anyone he feels fit to trouble. In the creepily effective opening scene, we see a 3 year old girl witness her…

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  • Die Hard 1988

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 19 Dec, 2012 17

    A simple fact: action movies have been neutered, half-baked, half-written and served cold for children with Attention Deficit Disorder. Die Hard has aged into a lost art. It has a wholly original, unpredictable screenplay, crisp with sharp dialogue matched with badass line delivery through the mouths of believable human characters (This sentence alone cannot be attributed to a single modern action film). There is a tight plot that gradually escalates, accumulating ZERO gaps in logic equaling to not a single…

  • True Grit 2010

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 13 May, 2013 8

    "Time just gets away from us."

    Only the Coens. The most authentic western in modern memory, only the Coens could accomplish what they do here and they warrant rewatchability to spare. For one, the Coens are masters of language. Always have been, always will be. The way they go about capturing the Old West linguistics and dialects and transplant them into unique and unusual accents of characters is an absolute treat to experience and in the process, transplants the viewer…