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  • Terminator Genisys

    Terminator Genisys 2015

    ★★½ Watched 02 Jul, 2015

    Funny how the character with the most personality was Arnold. And he was a robot.

    Altogether not terrible, certainly better than the last two entries in the series, but ultimately forgettable.

  • Big Game

    Big Game 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 26 Jun, 2015

    Five minutes into director Jalmari Helander’s latest, Big Game, and I felt myself transported back to the wonderful Amblin films I grew up on, with just a splash of ’80s-action cheese thrown in for good measure. It’s a ridiculous movie to be sure, but it revels in its ridiculousness and never takes itself too seriously.

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  • Contracted

    Contracted 2013

    Watched 02 Dec, 2013

    One of the most infuriatingly frustrating films I've seen this year. The premise is genuinely creepy (and gross) but the actions of the entire cast are completely illogical and ridiculous.

    If your vagina is gushing blood and maggots, your eyes are bleeding, your fingernails are falling off, and your hair is coming out in clumps you'd probably go to the hospital right? Apparently not if you're a self-centered twenty-something. In that case, you go to work, then try to win…

  • The Raid 2

    The Raid 2 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 21 Jan, 2014

    When Gareth Evans’ The Raid was first unleashed into the world in 2011, I stated that it was the best action film to be released in decades and one of the best ever made. Now, just two years later we have The Raid 2, a movie that had some seemingly insurmountable shoes to fill. Evans apparently knew he had to up the ante, because everything in this sequel is bigger and better. While the first entry was isolated and pure…