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  • Like Father, Like Son

    Like Father, Like Son 2013

    ★★★★½ Watched 24 May, 2015

    Wow, I don't think I was prepared for how sad this would make me feel. Complex characters, brilliantly acted, well written and masterfully directed. I was emotionally involved throughout.

  • Lawrence of Arabia

    Lawrence of Arabia 1962

    ★★★★½ Watched 23 May, 2015

    Finally got around to see this. Beautifully shot with some truly breathtaking shots and interesting, well written characters. Not sure it needed to be so long, though. That score is great and the scenery, magnificent.

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  • The Place Beyond the Pines

    The Place Beyond the Pines 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 27 Jun, 2013

    I did not have a problem with the pacing changes between acts, like others, everything was top notch, the direction, the acting, the score (Mike Patton!), the script. Between this and Blue Valentine, Derek Derek Cianfrance is offically on my radar.

  • Noah

    Noah 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 27 Mar, 2014

    A bleak and dark film for most of its duration. The type of film that is rare to find, if I were to compare it to any two films it would be The Fountain and The Last Temptation of Christ, if you didn't like either of those films chances are you won't like this. Some of its imagery was striking and haunting. It is an Aronofsky with its visuals, stellar score from Mansell and themes used in many of his…