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  • Annie 2014

    Watched 01 Dec, 2014

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

  • Birdman 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 26 Nov, 2014

    Black Swan wearing an "Old Fart" trucker hat. (Note: That's good.)

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  • Pompeii 2014

    ★★ Watched 19 Feb, 2014


  • 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…