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  • Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films

    Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 01 Oct, 2014

    Really dug " Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films", Mark Hartley's feature doco-trilogy rounding-out offering.

    Like "Not Quite Hollywood", and "Machette Maidens" before it, "Boogaloo" delivers a deftly edited oral history of a niche, cult segement of film history, this time from a slew of people involved with Cannon Films during their rise, and ultimate fall.

    Well worth scoping out if you're a bit of a film buff, or fondly remember the flash of the Cannon logo…

  • How to Train Your Dragon 2

    How to Train Your Dragon 2 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 17 Jun, 2014

    A more exciting, engaging, and emotional, ride in 100 minutes than four entire seasons of Game of Thrones.

    Such a beautiful looking film.

    You know...what I could see when I wasn't quietly weeping.

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  • The Dark Knight Rises

    The Dark Knight Rises 2012

    ★★★½ Watched 19 Jul, 2012 3

    "Review contains spoilers"...well, no it doesn't...but I don't want to detract from your enjoyment with my gripes.

    Short version:

    Good. Parts were great, the last 45 minutes especially, but the whole...good.

    More complete thoughts below the line!


    I went in with really high, hyped up expectations...and it didn't meet them. It's by no means a *bad* film.

    The word that constantly comes to mind is "messy". I think Nolan just tried to get too many plates to spin at…

  • Ginger Snaps

    Ginger Snaps 2000

    ★★★★ Rewatched 13 Jan, 2014 1

    Still one of the best werewolf films from this side of the millennium, trumped only by "Dog Soldiers", really.