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  • It’s a Girl! 2012

    ★★★½ Watched 15 Sep, 2014

    An interesting and sad look at beliefs and polices I can't get my head around. I liked the use of animation as well getting glimpses of life that are completely different from my own.

  • Predestination 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 10 Sep, 2014

    That's fucked up. An engrossing and smart low key sci-fi film with fantastic performances from Hawke and Snook. Successfully took me out of my life for 97 minutes.

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  • 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 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…