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  • The Flintstones

    The Flintstones 1994

    ★★ Rewatched 26 Jul, 2016 4

    [Insert John Goodman bowling joke here]

    Kyle MacLachlan though. And what the heck happened to Dean Cundey? Take a gander at his recent output on IMDb. It'll give you chills.

  • Medium Cool

    Medium Cool 1969

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 22 Jul, 2016

    Film at it's most essential, as a time capsule, and Medium Cool feels so urgent in its melding of fictional narrative and reality, pleading with its audience, in today's case a 21rst century audience, that you remember history, and through remembering history you may be inclined to foresee warning signs of it possibly repeating itself. I think there is a sly genius to the way this film's meaning has remained relevant through the years. Also, Robert Forester as a proto-nightcrawler with a conscience speaks to me on a multitude of levels.

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  • Die Hard

    Die Hard 1988

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 19 Dec, 2012 19

    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

    True Grit 2010

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 13 May, 2013 9

    "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…