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  • The Wicker Man 1973

    ★★★★½ Watched 26 Oct, 2014

    WHOA.

  • The Book of Life 2014

    ★★★ Watched 18 Oct, 2014

    "Say hello to a pseudo holiday film for the most unlikeliest of days.

    The Book of Life brings the Day of the Day (Día de Muertos) to life in the most colorful and inspired way possible. The team at Reel FX Animation Studios show they are masters of their craft, with characters made from wood and an afterlife that looks far too enjoyable. Add in an extremely likable cast and the formula for success is reassured. Unfortunately, Book of Life loses its footing along the way and makes some poor choices that diminish its quality."

    Full Review: freshfromthetheatre.com/review-book-life/

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  • Birdman 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 24 Oct, 2014

    Liking this film isn't as immediate as others I've seen this year, but it still packs a wallop. The craft of this picture seeps out of every frame. The terrific ensemble cast that should be a lock for the SAG award and the wonderful cinematography all really bring home this story about Broadway and Egos.

  • Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part III: Rebellion 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 07 Dec, 2013

    A fun Clusterf*ck. You need a Ph.D in anime to be able to follow everything that happens. Luckily I have one and I enjoyed what I saw. Diminishes the greatness of the original series, but only by a little.