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  • Finding Vivian Maier 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 07 Jan, 2015

    An absolutely riveting story about a brilliant but troubled street photographer whose work wasn't discovered until after her death - and how that might have been the way she would have preferred it. This is completely fascinating and utterly compelling from start to finish.

  • Left Behind 2014

    Watched 06 Jan, 2015

    If you're going to make a bad movie starring Nicolas Cage, at least have the decency to give him one of those awesome freak-out scenes, like in "The Wicker Man." Instead, this is just 110 minutes of dull. Thanks for nothing!

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  • The Pianist 2002

    ★★★★★ Added

    As a child, Roman Polanski roamed the streets of Poland during the Holocaust. He survived when his father pushed him through a barbed wire fence. His mother died, and he has said the only thing that will bring closure to that pain is his own death. It is for these reasons that The Pianist is one of the most personal films ever made. It is another in a long line of Holocaust films, but it finds a new way to…

  • The Shining 1980

    ★★★★½ Added

    Of all the horror films to come out in the last 20 or so years, they all pale in comparison to Stanley Kubrick’s “The Shining.” So cleverly and intricately crafted, this film takes us on a journey that is still frightening after all these years. I have seen this movie about a dozen times, but it had been over a year since my last viewing. Thankfully, I was lucky enough to catch a special screening on Halloween night, and was…