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  • A Most Violent Year

    A Most Violent Year 2014

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 03 Aug, 2015

    "Stare..... stare longer than you should."

    www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkzy5clEjxs

    Happened again, a movie I didn't care for the first time, got way better on the rewatch.

    "When you're right, you're right. But you never say 'I told you so.'."

    I hated this movie the first time. I thought it was boring, unbelievably slow and that quite simply nothing happened. Some guy running a heating oil business? Who gives a @#$%?
    .....
    Last month I watched JC Chandor's first film for the first…

  • Ex Machina

    Ex Machina 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 29 Jul, 2015 1

    Inside Llewyn Davis' Robot

    Wow.... isn't it great when you watch a movie and the whole time it just clicks?

    Alex Garland, man... that's how you make a debut film. Of course he's written a number of films before Ex Machina, films I like.

    28 Days Later, Sunshine, Dredd... the excellent video game Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, play that game... and now with Ex Machina he delivers one of the best films of 2015.

    One thing is clear. The…

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  • The Wolf of Wall Street

    The Wolf of Wall Street 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 10 Jan, 2014 15

    The Wolf of Wall Street. I'm really kinda speechless after watching this movie. I mean.... this movie is @#$%ing INSANE! I don't just mean that in a quality sense.

    I mean this is one of the craziest, wackiest movies I've seen in a long time!

    What I will say is,

    This film.... is the Scorsese film I was waiting for after seeing The Departed.

    I would have MAYBE liked to have only waited 2 years for it instead of 7....…

  • Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

    Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi 1983

    ★★★½ Added 11

    New Review: letterboxd.com/fabischfactor/film/star-wars-episode-vi-return-of-the-jedi/1/

    8 year old me: "This is the single greatest..."
    23 year old me: "...piece of shit! What's with the teddy bears?"

    There's a LOT to like in this film. But there's more to hate.

    Yub Yub.