Michael Gannaway / Hucksta G
Michael Gannaway / Hucksta G

Michael Gannaway / Hucksta G

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  • I, Daniel Blake

    I, Daniel Blake 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 27 Jul, 2016

    A bit misery porn but had a slight sense of humour about it which makes it quite likeable, mainly due to the character of Daniel Blake, who is masterfully performed. All the performances seem authentic. It was funny (wrong word?) looking around at the audience as the credits rolled.

  • High-Rise

    High-Rise 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 26 Jul, 2016

    That was insane! I love how each Wheatley film is more fucked up than the last, especially considering how fucked up his films started off anyway. Not only do they get more fucked up but they get better, this is my favorite of his films so far. Has to be one of the best looking films of the year with a great score. That SOS cover has to be one of the best covers I've heard. The Embassy Theater was perfect to see this film on.

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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 2

    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…