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  • Mascots

    Mascots 2016

    ★★ Watched 21 Oct, 2016

    Amusing at times but lacking laughs and mostly disappointing.

    Good: The furry subplot was funny and weird.
    Bad: Chris O'Dowd was grossly underutilized.
    Meh: Some mascot performances were amusing, most were too long.

  • Shin Godzilla

    Shin Godzilla 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 17 Oct, 2016

    Political, funny and a monster that is memorable. A re-imagination of the origin. Completely enjoyable.

    Good: So much humor, so much destruction!
    Bad: The googly eyes with the original creature are pretty horrifying.
    Meh: I read so slow It was hard to keep up with the subtitles when they really started flying.

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  • Jaws

    Jaws 1975

    ★★★★★ Added 7

    The fact that I was not allowed to see this movie when I was young only added to the mystique. I knew it was going to be awesome and it did not disappoint. The music is perfect and sets the right creepy tone putting me on the edge of my seat. Roy Scheider was perfect as the police chief uncomfortable with the water and forced to deal with the crisis, weighing the needs of the townspeople with the safety of…

  • Reservoir Dogs

    Reservoir Dogs 1992

    ★★★★½ Added

    Since seeing this movie, I have never been able to hear Stealers Wheel's "Stuck in the Middle With You" without thinking of Michael Madsen and his dance as he tortured a captured policeman.

    I watched this movie knowing nothing about it one night and I was hooked. Tarantino has a gift for dialogue like none other. I love the pop culture references, the snappiness of the exchanges and yes the profanity. The soundtrack for the movie was perfect, the juxtaposition…