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  • Star Wars - Despecialized Edition 1977

    ★★★★★ Watched 30 Aug, 2014

    Although I've been a lifelong Star Wars fan, I've never seen the film without some sort of Lucas intervention- until now. Seeing this was almost as exciting as watching the original trilogy for the first time all over again. The painstaking amount of work that went into this version is astounding and the film looks fantastic.

    For fans of Star Wars you need to do yourselves a favor and seek this out.

    The version I watched was the latest- v2.5

  • Deep Sleep 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 25 Aug, 2014

    Fans of classic giallo-style Italian horror are in for a treat with Luciano Onetti’s Sonno Profondo (Deep Sleep), a film that pays loving homage to such horror legends as Mario Bava and Dario Argento. Although the film itself chooses style over substance, I was astounded at the level of detail and care that went into making this look and feel like it came straight out of the ’70s.

    Full Review: Here

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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…