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  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy 2011

    ★★★★★ Watched 13 Jul, 2014

    How anyone could find this boring is beyond me. This movie kept me hanging on every word, every hint, every piece of information, every nuance of every characters every gesture. There is not an actor among its cast that wasn't perfect, they made every character distinct, yet nuanced, and you really end up caring about them as much as the investigation. It also has design and cinematography so amazing you can almost smell the stuffy 70s British government office atmosphere,…

  • Dredd 2012

    ★★★★ Watched 12 Jul, 2014

    The best kind of mindless action. The plot is two sentences long, nothing unexpected happens, and character progression is slim. Dredd only has a few descriptive lines about him throughout the movie. Karl Urban did a decent job portraying him, but there's really not much to say about the character or the performance. Olivia Thirlby did really well as "The Rookie" (Honestly can't remember the character's name). For the most part she portrayed a good mix of emotions, like being…

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  • Red State 2011

    ★★★½ Watched 16 Aug, 2012

    First of all, I would encourage people curious about the movie to watch it as it's very difficult to review without mildly spoiling some unexpected bits.

    Red State is extremely confrontational and somewhat disquieting. Some will say it changes focus and is unsure what kind of movie it wants to be, but I appreciated the unexpected turns and it kept me on my toes. Michael Parks delivered a minblowing performance, and I can't honestly say any other actors brought it…

  • Grave of the Fireflies 1988

    ★★★★★ Added

    You have to spend of your soul to watch this movie, and it leaves a piece of itself inside your soul in return. Every person in the world should watch this movie, but I'm not sure if I can ever bear to rewatch it.