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  • Dallas Buyers Club

    Dallas Buyers Club 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 28 Nov, 2016

    When two actors pick up both Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor statuettes at the Academy Awards in the same film, it points towards a production of quality where the principal protagonists have poured their heart and soul into their respective roles. When the actors go that extra mile with a physical transformation from their Hollywood personas, it can sometimes be just the career injection needed to rejuvenate an actor's desire to challenge himself. Dallas Buyers Club is one of…

  • Good Kill

    Good Kill 2014

    ★★ Watched 27 Nov, 2016

    Have you ever watched a film and after an hour or so wondered when something was actually going to happen? Andrew Niccol's film Good Kill felt exactly like that. It was like watching someone else play a video game where you simply watched the explosions on a screen and felt nothing. He did manage to convey the apathy felt by Ethan Hawke's drone pilot as he indiscriminately dropped bombs on Afghanistan from his Air Base outside Las Vegas. The whole…

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  • Skyline

    Skyline 2010

    ½ Rewatched 09 Mar, 2013 16

    My wife likes this. I'm considering a divorce.

  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 08 Feb, 2015 8

    Should I be concerned that my wife was taking notes during this film? (Andy's last diary entry)..................................