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  • Chappie

    Chappie 2015

    ★½ Watched 09 Mar, 2015

    When director Neill Blomkamp first came onto the scene in 2009, he arrived with a bang ... his debut film of "DISTRICT 9" was such an immense smash, it garnered four Oscar nominations, including Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay nominations. One of the things that made "DISTRICT 9" so good, was that the film lead the audience for quite some time in deciding who the villains were - the aliens or the humans - until you realize it was…

  • Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

    Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace 1999

    ★★½ Added

    In less than a year, we all will be making that return trip to that galaxy far, far, away when "STAR WARS - EPISODE VII: THE FORCE AWAKENS" finally hits theaters ... it is arguably, the most anticipated film of 2015, and I can only imagine what it will be like in the theater in about 10 months time.

    So to properly prepare and get ready for this highly anticipated event, I thought it would be best to revisit all…

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  • Inception

    Inception 2010

    ★★★★★ Watched 17 Jul, 2010 14

    There comes a time in every film fan's life, that a film comes out that simply grabs you by the balls (or boobs) and simply doesn't let go. It's one of those rare films that presents nearly everything you could possibly want in a film.

    Action ... Suspense ... Drama ... Mystery ... Sci-Fi/Fantasy ... Romance ... Tragedy ... Thought-inducing themes ... and an ending that kick starts deep debate and soul-searching.

    Each and every single one of those elements…

  • Take Shelter

    Take Shelter 2011

    ★★★★★ Added 10

    If you're looking for a film where all the elements that go into film-making and storytelling work to absolute perfection ... look no further than right here in director Jeff Nichols' sophomore effort of "TAKE SHELTER" ... a combination family-drama/apocalyptic horror that hits all the right emotional and dramatic beats for its viewing audience. It's a film about so many things and themes that you can relate to in the real world ... "family responsibility" ... "the mystery of uncertainty"…