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  • School of Rock 2003

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 05 Jan, 2013

    The last time I saw this movie, I was 8 years old and didn't really understand any of it. Having now seen it with adolescent eyes, I'm not sure if I love it so much because of a) nostalgia, b) Jack Black fanboying, or c) general awesomeness. I'm going with a combination of the three. Also, those who read a considerable number of my reviews may note, I like almost every movie I see.

  • Serenity 2005

    ★★★★★ Watched 01 Jan, 2013

    Serenity is an extension of the best TV show ever. Any further commentary would do it no justice. A shame it exists instead of more seasons of Firefly, but a wonderful movie.

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  • Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension 2011

    ★★★★★ Watched 02 Jan, 2012

    Obligatory watch after being obsessed with Phineas and Ferb. I think that cartoon is genius. It takes the formula for old cartoons and uses it to make fun of it in a way that I think is accessible to everyone.

    The only reason I can think of that anyone wouldn't like this movie is having the wrong expectations for it. It's just like the show, but happens to be a plot line which takes more time to explore than the…

  • Singin' in the Rain 1952

    ★★★★★ Watched 15 Jul, 2010

    Astounding classic. This is the first old movie that made me like old movies, and it's wonderful. The way Donald O'Connor combined believability with incredible movement in Make 'Em Laugh is unforgettable, and is what made me realize just how talented actors in old Hollywood were, and had to be.

    Throughout, I get an impression of grace that I rarely see in newer movies. The fact is, it's just spectacular.