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  • Fury 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 24 Oct, 2014 1

    "I started this war killing Germans in Africa. Then, I was killing Germans in France, then Belgium. Now, I'm killing Germans in Germany. It will end soon. But before it does, a lot more people have to die."

    I've been trying to write a review for this film, but I'm not sure I can effectively summarize its essence into a few short line. The best I can do is to say that what Saving Private Ryan did to audiences sixteen…

  • [REC] 3: Genesis 2012

    ★★★½ Watched 24 Oct, 2014

    I see a lot of reviews for this film complaining that it completely ditched the conventions and tone established in the first two films. But I wonder, how many more films could have been made in that vein before getting complaints that they were all the same? The way I see it, REC 3 is not as good as the first two, but that's not saying much, as the first two are fantastic. REC 3 is still a great film. It's fast paced, really funny, and pretty damn entertaining. And that's good enough for me.

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  • Hanna 2011

    ★★★★ Rewatched 01 Dec, 2012 9

    I noticed on this rewatch that Hanna seems to have a lot of similarities to Nicholas Winding Refn's Drive. Both films are filled with dark and gritty noir-like themes, both have a fantastic electronic musical score, both are violent, and both take the viewer in a very different direction than expected. I am honestly surprised that this didn't receive more attention upon its release as it is a very well made film with a fantastic performance from Saoirse Ronan, especially…

  • Drag Me to Hell 2009

    ★★★½ Watched 16 Oct, 2012 1

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.