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  • The Signal 2014

    ★★★ Watched 27 Sep, 2014

    This came so close to being something truly great, but floundered in the last act opting for dozens of pretty slow motion shots in lieu of a deep resolution the film deserves.

    I still recommend this on the build up and the visuals alone, even though it basically just goes through the motions of bringing indie tropes to the sci-fi genre.

  • Plastic 2014

    Watched 27 Sep, 2014

    One of the most uninspired pieces of garbage I've seen this year.

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  • 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 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…