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  • Boyhood 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 23 Jul, 2014

    What an excellent movie. Even if you put aside the tremendous accomplishment of filming the same set of actors for 12 years, which is no easy thing to put aside, regardless of that— its still a freshingly natural film depicting such well-trodden ground as coming of age in the modern world. Its set in Texas, but it could be Anytown, USA. One of the best parts of the film is how it never strays into condescension where lesser films have.…

  • Trance 2013

    ★★ Watched 01 Jun, 2014

    Interesting idea until it goes off the rails about halfway through.

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  • Up 2009

    ★★★★★ Added 3

    A brilliant film about suddenly having to face life without your life-long partner. Having to come of age, when you're too old to do so, all disguised as an animated movie for children. Don't be fooled.

  • Idiocracy 2006

    ★★★★ Added

    There is real genius and foresight in this movie, and its terrifying.