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  • Still Alice

    Still Alice 2014

    ★★★ Watched 05 Dec, 2014

    Wrestling with this one. Clearly a case where the performances are much better than the writing and what are pretty one-dimensional relationships elevated often by silence more than words. Moore is really good clearly. Baldwin gives a nice understated performance and even Stewart is good in what could have been the real heartbreaker of a better screenplay. Was I affected by it? I guess the answer is yes since some of Moore's best scenes are about the fear of going…

  • St. Vincent

    St. Vincent 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 06 Sep, 2014 1

    ST. VINCENT is a real crowd-pleaser. Far from perfect and a bit manipulative but everyone is good especially Bill Murray and the kid.

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  • Grand Piano

    Grand Piano 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 21 Feb, 2014

    Part Hitchcock, Part DePalma and a whole lot of Phone Booth with a great built-in soundtrack. Wholly ridiculous but quite fun.

  • 300: Rise of an Empire

    300: Rise of an Empire 2014

    ★★½ Watched 03 Mar, 2014

    Some of the action and all of Eva Green almost justifies all the silliness and the interchangeable good guys. Sullivan Stapleton is not a real person.