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  • Psycho II 1983

    ★★★★½ Watched 15 Apr, 2014

    this movie should't be as good as it is. it's so gutsy and/or stupid to even think of making a sequel to one of the most influential and important horror films ever made, let alone a sequel to a HITCHCOCK film. but somehow... Psycho II pulls it off. it's a fantastic sequel that respects & pays tribute to the original it but never tries to BE it. viewed just on it's own, this is a top notch slasher film full of…

  • Nightbeast 1982

    ★★★★ Watched 12 Apr, 2014 2

    anyone that tells you Nightbeast isn't a good movie is a liar. well, kind of. much like the great Deadly Spawn, this is lovingly schlocky 1980s homemade sci fi horror it's finest. like shot on video horror, i love these films as you can feel the director's love of the genre in every frame. these are films that don't let silly limitations like money, actors, time or sometimes even a lack of film slow them & or their visions down. The…

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  • Man of Steel 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 06 Jun, 2013 7

    i dug the shit out of this.
    for real, this is Superman on a level we have never seen before. in terms of CRAZY COMIC BOOK SCI FI & AWESOMENESS..... nothing ever on this level.
    very similar to Batman Begins for me in that it makes you think about just what makes this superhero just so incredible. Zack Snyder pulled it off & this film is the superhero standard to be judged by.

    i was happily surprised to see how successful the…

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 23 Mar, 2014

    The Grand Budapest Hotel is the point where Wes Anderson stopped giving a fuck what you think of his movies. He's been inching closer & closer to this film where every tiny aspect is as designed in live action as was his stop motion film, Fantastic Mr. Fox. With this one, for better or worse, he's playing for the fans. with films like Rushmore & Bottle Rocket, he excelled at placing outrageous characters in drab real world settings. Now every detail is…