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  • Remake, Remix, Rip-Off: About Copy Culture & Turkish Pop Cinema

    Remake, Remix, Rip-Off: About Copy Culture & Turkish Pop Cinema 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 29 Sep, 2015

    The beginning is loaded with long super cuts of similar plot lines which could be done for any film industry except this film wraps it up comparing the cultures and restrictions of the nation and asking the question why can't they sit in the same chair as Spielberg? Nobody really stands out but it is a good overview of an under seen film market.

  • Parole Violators

    Parole Violators 1994

    ★★★★ Watched 23 Sep, 2015

    Where they made a film about the worst guy in life who would have the name Miles Long and who talks like an action star yet is unlikable in every way and impossible to cheer for, unless the guy you put next to him says "you know I like little girls".

    Full of fun, quotable lines such as "everyone is a potential video cop" and bizarre staged scenes in loud rooms or in front of poorly prepared dinners. Parole Violators…

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  • Interstellar

    Interstellar 2014

    ★★★ Watched 03 Nov, 2014

    Like all Nolan's films there will be a mainstream backlash about how dumb the film is, which will focus on plot holes, exposition, and things like Michael Caine's insane last scene.

    Except the problem with "Interstellar" is that it views us as dumb. It talks down to us as it spells out what human emotions are. There is an attempt to define something and it's done so thoroughly that the film acts as a dictionary reading more than a work…

  • Kill Squad

    Kill Squad 1982

    ★★★★★ Watched 04 Mar, 2015

    The only way the film could be more fun is if Joseph needed more guys and there were more villains that didn't know where Dutch was.