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  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice 2016

    Watched 20 Jul, 2016 2

    Well, that was a waste of literally everything.

  • The Outlaw Josey Wales

    The Outlaw Josey Wales 1976

    Watched 17 Jul, 2016

    I've been meaning to see this for a long time; glad I finally got around to it. It feels pretty traditional in a lot of ways, which works for me, but with just enough revisionist-type stuff to keep it fresh.

    Here's how it entered my Flickchart:

    The Outlaw Josey Wales > The Student Prince
    The Outlaw Josey Wales > The Hudsucker Proxy
    The Outlaw Josey Wales < Magnolia
    The Outlaw Josey Wales < Old Yeller
    The Outlaw Josey Wales < Paranoid Park
    The Outlaw Josey…

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  • Iron Man 2

    Iron Man 2 2010

    ★★ Watched 26 Apr, 2012 2

    I figured I'd go ahead and watch this before The Avengers comes out, since I had missed it in theatres the year it came out. "Missed" isn't the right word. I heard bad things about it and opted not to go. And yeah, this movie is pretty boring, especially for an action movie. There are only like two and a half actual action scenes in it.

    The first hour or so I was kind of bored stiff - there were…

  • The Smiling Lieutenant

    The Smiling Lieutenant 1931

    Watched 12 Sep, 2015 3

    Film 2 for the Letterboxd Season Challenge. The other films I plan to watch for the challenge are here.

    Week 2: 1930s Musicals
    Challenge: Watch an unseen 1930s musical.

    We're totally in my wheelhouse doing 1930s musicals, so much so that I had to go much more obscure than the Fred/Ginger and Busby Berkeley films many other Challengers are doing (though if you haven't seen those, that's absolutely the way to go). Instead I went for a Pre-Code Lubitsch/Chevalier musical…