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  • No No Sleep

    No No Sleep 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 18 May, 2015

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

    or, Stranger by the Laaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaake

  • Annie

    Annie 2014

    Watched 01 Dec, 2014

    The fact that there are people defending this has to be a joke. Right?

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  • Pompeii

    Pompeii 2014

    ★★ Watched 19 Feb, 2014

    Pompeii'nful.

  • 12 Years a Slave

    12 Years a Slave 2013

    ★★★ Watched 30 Oct, 2013

    An absolutely necessary corrective to any lingering sentiment regarding the Old South (is there any?) and, on a larger scale, the blood that lubricated the Great Experiment. But with McQueen's bent for tastefully arty effects running up hard against his appalled anger over America's fatal error (an innate trait among practically all foreign filmmakers), the movie's most powerful scenes are the ones that draw a clear through line between gentility and amorality, the scenes that are Roots and Goodbye Uncle…