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  • Dead Poets Society

    Dead Poets Society 1989

    ★★★★ Watched 27 Apr, 2016

    BRB, crying forever.

  • Moneyball

    Moneyball 2011

    ★★★ Watched 23 Apr, 2016

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    For me, the best bit of this movie is that moment where baby Chris Pratt (OK maybe not a baby but this was definitely before he was BigTime Famous) hits that home run after Philip Seymour Hoffman finally acknowledges that maybe, just maybe, Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill (presumably warming up here for his role in Wolf of Wall Street?) are onto something.

    For me, that's the stand-out moment, though the whole movie does a pretty good job of making…

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  • Single White Female

    Single White Female 1992

    ★★★½ Watched 19 Apr, 2016 1

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    So, things we should learn from this film:
    - never get a housemate while on the rebound
    - never let your girlfriend go down on you until you have proof it actually is your girlfriend
    - don't get a puppy if you live in a high rise (cats are fine though)
    - if your friend is copying your style she may be trying to turn you into her literal twin
    - Jennifer Jason Leigh is NOT, I repeat NOT, Ally…

  • The Lesson

    The Lesson 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 24 Oct, 2015

    This was great: I was gripped all the way through and Margita Gosheva is excellent. Also, lessons to be learned:
    - never take out a loan
    - from anyone
    - ever
    - that's basically it