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  • Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

    Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 1989

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 01 May, 2015 2

    Is Elsa a Nazi, or not? I have always felt that she isn't, going by her quote "I believe in the grail, not the swastika". Her motivation for her actions seem to be simply aligning with whomever can get the grail. However, then we open the can of worms that is Nazi association/sympathizing which she clearly is guilty of. I still feel at the end of the day that she isn't a Nazi though.

  • Get Hard

    Get Hard 2015

    Watched 01 May, 2015 7

    Well, this is brutal.

  • Inherent Vice

    Inherent Vice 2014

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 01 May, 2015 2

    "Well, I may not be as well connected and for sure, not as much into revenge as you folks are, but if you're jiving with me, my man I say to you...*clicks tongue*"

    Everyone has an angle, and everyone is up to something. In fact, those who you think are the one's up to the most shenanigans are not, and those you think are not into shenanigans, are up to more shenanigans than you could possibly know. Good luck Doc...

  • Heavyweights

    Heavyweights 1995

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 01 May, 2015 3

    Let's all attend Camp Hope this summer. I am sure we will have the best summer of our lives.

  • Akira

    Akira 1988

    ★★★★ Rewatched 29 Apr, 2015 6

    Finally popped on the Blu, and I am glad I did. I admit that the cool part of me, that part that thinks anime is lame, is what holds me back from giving this higher than four stars. It really is an interesting film, and quite a stunner on Blu.

  • My Mother's Castle

    My Mother's Castle 1990

    ★★★★½ Watched 25 Apr, 2015 5

    If you had asked me when this film was released when watching it, I would have guessed late 70s, not 1990. I am terrible with dating films mind you, but this film feels timeless, and definitely not like a product of the 90s. I had seen the first film My Father's Glory previously, and I may have just forgotten when both these films were released, but still, the fact that this movie came out in 1990 is blowing me away…

  • Long Weekend

    Long Weekend 1978

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 21 Apr, 2015 4

    This would make a fantastic double bill with Wake in Fright, with it being the second of the two films. Long Weekend is a mood peace that gives you tasty morsels to nibble on regarding how the characters have ended up at the point they are at in their relationship, but a whole picture is never painted for us. There is such a hatred between the husband and wife, and it is fantastic. Then there is the whole man vs.…

  • Escape from New York

    Escape from New York 1981

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 21 Apr, 2015 3

    The part where Brain's car wont start, so Snake pops the hood only to find one of The Duke's henchman inside with a crossbow, may make this the greatest film ever made.

  • Jackie Brown

    Jackie Brown 1997

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 18 Apr, 2015 3

    " Is white guilt supposed to make me forget that I run a business?"

    Jackie Brown is the film that sets apart the Tarantino-heads from the regular fans. I do not not know how many times I have been in conversation with someone who mentions that they "love Tarantino movies", but have no idea what Jackie Brown is. Aside from the film being a lot slower, and I would say more grown up than any other Tarantino film, there is…

  • Unfriended

    Unfriended 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 17 Apr, 2015 2

    The two most positive things about this film are 1) It is the biggest advance in the found footage genre, in terms of concept, since 2007's Paranormal Activity and 2) It is a pretty clever and pertinent exploration into the lives of people who have everything that they want people to see (and to not see) recorded in some way, shape, or form within the digital world. These two things make the film if not a must see, at least…

  • True Story

    True Story 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 17 Apr, 2015 4

    I place this in the vein of films like Shattered Glass and Breach (both Billy Ray) films. Basically just across the board well made, and intriguing, but too comfortable in just being an intriguing well made story to really wow people and end up on any year end lists. I would say that something felt a little off with True Story, like it lacked punctuation. Everything just kind of flows together, and there are never any huge reveals, which I…

  • Pulp Fiction

    Pulp Fiction 1994

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 17 Apr, 2015

    "Cause a year from now, when you kickin' it in the Caribbean you gonna say to yourself, Marsellus Wallace was right."

    I was fifteen or sixteen when I saw this for the first time, and honestly it was like, woah baby. I didn't quite know what to make of it, as I really hadn't been exposed to anything like it before, but I knew that I liked it. This rewatch got me thinking about a couple things, not necessarily about…