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  • Finding Nemo 2003

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 21 Oct, 2014

    Whether or not the (in my opinion) rather pointless sequel will tarnish this won't be found out for another couple of years but meanwhile it's still not difficult in the slightest to keep admiring one of Pixar classics that puts you through the wringer just as much as the rest. Arguably up there for me with the funniest of them as well. Insanely gorgeous and incredibly detailed in ways that will take more than one watch to really appreciate.

  • The Judge 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 21 Oct, 2014

    Has it's problems (wrong choice of director, too bloated, too many distractions from the main story and wastes a fair few of it's cast, Thornton and Famiga mainly) but once the main story gets it's time to shine it is far more gripping and intense than I ever expected.

    Downey is on great form here, showing far more emotional range than his more recent work has allowed him too but he has to raise his game significantly for the film's…

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  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang 2005

    ★★★★½ Watched 29 Nov, 2012 3

    For some reason I'd ignored this for some time. Not sure why, it just seems to have flew under my radar. Thankfully I've rectified my mistake.

    What an incredible amount of fun. Can't single out my favorite dialogue/moment as I would be here all day. Downey beginning getting his career back in order and three years before Iron Man is a great foil for the events around him. Showing the quick wit and humour that would be his trademark when…

  • Seven Psychopaths 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 05 Dec, 2012 1

    Four years after In Bruges Martin McDonagh returns to deliver a truly bonkers farce filled with wonderful meta-humour carried excellently by maybe the best ensemble cast this year.

    Hilarious dialogue that I've been quoting since i got out of the cinema, just as good as In Bruges at times. Rockwell steals the whole thing with an energetic and mad performance. Gets all the best lines and orchestrates the best scene in the film. His campfire tale is a colossus that…