RSS feed for Adam

Favorite films

Recent activity

All films

Recent reviews

  • Foxcatcher 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 19 Dec, 2014 3

    "My friends call me Eagle. Or Golden Eagle. Or John."

    Great performances and an intensely creepy atmosphere make this tragic story one not to miss.

    After you watch, be sure to check out this video featuring Golden Eagle doing his thing with his sweet training outfit.

  • Top Five 2014

    ★★★ Watched 14 Dec, 2014

    The editing felt slightly erratic, the plot was more disjointed than I expected, and the story was a fairly by the numbers rom-com, but damn if there isn't a ton of talent at work in this movie.

    The scene with Cedric the Entertainer alone is worth checking this out, as it had me rolling.

Popular reviews

  • 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…