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  • The Girl on the Train

    The Girl on the Train

    I'm actually shocked Tyler Perry was in "Gone Girl" (and he was GREAT in that!) and not this worse-than-mediocre Tate Taylor joint.

    I know many critics have said not to compare it to "Gone Girl" but this movie probably wouldn't have been made if it weren't for that movie so I kind of have to.

    However, the two movies are quite different in their approach. This is much more of saccharine tv movie style melodrama whilst the Fincher film was…

  • Ouija: Origin of Evil

    Ouija: Origin of Evil

    ★★★★

    Quite possibly the best movie based on a toy ever, even though this is probably director Mike Flanagan's weakest movie, it is still pretty darn great stuff.

    I'm a huge fan of his and I love 18-year old redheaded actress Annalise Basso.

    I wasn't too crazy about the ending, however and the movie really isn't scary at all but I was surprised at how good a movie this was.

    I mean, it's based on a toy :o.

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  • Somewhere

    Somewhere

    ★★★★★

    I love this film. It's easily my favorite film of 2010. Elle Fanning is riveting, Dorff gives the performance of his career (ok, that's not saying much) and while it's more-or-less a companion piece to "Lost in Translation", it's also Coppola's nod to Antonioni. Love it.

  • Lost River

    Lost River

    ★★★★★

    Production designed like a motherforker and gorgeously, eerily filmed, Ryan Gosling's much ballyhooed directorial debut "Lost River" is a masterpiece and one of the great cinematic discoveries of 2015 so far (though, to be fair, I've known of the movie for years, since it was first announced as "How to Catch a Monster").

    Christina Hendricks from "Mad Men" plays a single mom who gets a job at a seedy club that is kind of like a circus of violence for…