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  • Call Me Lucky

    Call Me Lucky 2015

    Watched 21 Aug, 2015

    Phenomenal. An inspiring and beautiful film. Funny, shocking and heartbreaking. Had me in pieces multiple times.

  • Miami Vice

    Miami Vice 2006

    Rewatched 16 Aug, 2015

    [Theatrical Cut]

    Such a fascinating film. And a real oddity. Miami Vice is already an important part of film history and academically interesting - due to Mann and Beebe's use of digital technology - but I also find it an incredibly engaging and entertaining experience.

    What really struck me upon rewatching it this time was the way in which Mann approaches the narrative, setting up an urgent story about an internal leak and a 'big bad' that needs taking down,…

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  • Bitter Lake

    Bitter Lake 2015

    Watched 26 Jan, 2015 2

    Think I'm going to go long on this soon, but for now here is a list of the songs on the soundtrack that I caught:

    Burial - Come Down To Us
    Nine Inch Nails - A Warm Place
    David Bowie - The Bewlay Brothers
    KanYe West - Runaway ft. Push T
    Clint Mansell - Welcome to Lunar Industries
    Cliff Martinez - Kick Your Teeth
    Pye Corner Audio - Electronic Rhythm Number Three
    Burial - Dog Shelter
    Burial - In Mcdonalds
    This Mortal Coil - The Lacemaker
    Burial - Dog Shelter
    The House in the Woods - Sunlight On Rusting Hulk

  • Kung Fury

    Kung Fury 2015

    Watched 31 May, 2015

    Eurgh. Tiresome ironic retro bullshit. It's never even a tiny bit funny or genuinely imaginative. A real chore to sit through, even at just over thirty minutes.