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  • The Theory of Everything 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 23 Nov, 2014

    Watched The Theory of Everything.

    Well, my biggest issue with the film is that for a movie about quite possibly the most brilliant mind on his time...... it's a pretty by the numbers biopic.

    Which is exactly what I was hoping the movie was not.

    I was frankly hoping the movie would get be like The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, where we explore the person's mind and so on. But no, it's pretty simple, both visually and story-wise.

    Not…

  • The Babadook 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 13 Nov, 2014 1

    My published review of the film: ow.ly/EKIKs
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    “If it’s in a word, or it’s in a look, you can’t get rid of the Babadook.”

    First there was the Sydney funnel web spider that was the most frightening thing to me in Australia. Jennifer Kent’s film The Babadook manages to come up with a creature almost as scary.

    Single mom Amelia lost her husband in a car wreck the same night she gave birth to her son, Samuel.

    Samuel is…

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