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  • 24 Hour Party People

    24 Hour Party People 2002

    ★★★★ Rewatched 19 Nov, 2015

    Steve Coogan's portrayal of television and music legend Tony Wilson shows his chameleon-like ability to convincingly play almost anyone. This is a film about much more than simply Wilson and the Manchester legacy he embraced with his passion for music, but you can't help but warm to Coogan as the mercurial but deeply flawed impresario. Director Michael Winterbottom's film about the birth of Factory Records, the discovery of Joy Division, and Tony Wilson's involvement in it all is a fascinating…

  • Goodfellas

    Goodfellas 1990

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 19 Nov, 2015 2

    296 f-bombs were dropped in this film. Less than six months later we heard another million fucks when the film lost out to Dances With Wolves for Best Picture at the 63rd Annual Academy Awards. Joe Pesci took home a well deserved statuette for his performance as mobster Tommy DeVito, one of the easiest decisions the Academy has ever had to make. They did however rob Marty for Best Director, Marty and Nicholas Pileggi for Best Adapted Screenplay, and Lorraine…

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  • Skyline

    Skyline 2010

    ½ Rewatched 09 Mar, 2013 15

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

  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 08 Feb, 2015 9

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