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  • Periods. 2014

    ½ Watched 07 Dec, 2014

    That was terrible.

  • Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever 2014

    ★½ Watched 30 Nov, 2014

    I liked the meta-ness of it but it's not good. Then again, who expected it to be? :p

  • The Calling 2014

    ★★★ Watched 30 Nov, 2014

    By the numbers, way too straightforward police procedural that never goes beyond being just any the numbers, way too straightforward police procedural.

    Still OK. Low priority rental.

  • To Kill a Man 2014

    ★★★ Watched 30 Nov, 2014

    Slow Chilean revenge film. Good but slow

  • Forever's End 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 25 Nov, 2014

    Forgive me for being hyperbolic but JC Schroder's edge-of-your-seat fascinating, twisty, dramatic post-apocalyptic psychological thriller "Forever's End" is my favorite movie of 2014 as of November 2014, replacing "The Strange Little Cat" which has fallen to number 2.

    I went in totally blind to "Forever's End" and everything about it (well almost everything about it but we'll get to that in a second) blew me away. The acting from the adorable Charity Farrell and Lili Reinhart, the screenwriting, the tension…

  • What If 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 25 Nov, 2014

    "What If" is a charming romantic comedy known in every country (including it's native Canada) but the USA as "The F Word" (which is a far less generic, more provocative title). A brilliant all-star cast (Daniel Radcliffe! Zoe Kazan! Adam Driver! Mackenzie Davis! Rafe Spall!) stars in this film which is basically a Gen-Y re-telling of "When Harry Met Sally" which sounds boring and trite because we get a "Generation Whatever" re-telling of "When Harry Met Sally" every 10 years…

  • Moebius 2013

    ★★★★½ Watched 23 Nov, 2014

    Upped to 4.5/5 though I will never watch it again

  • The Strange Little Cat 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 23 Nov, 2014

    As of November, best movie of 2014

  • Ida 2013

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 23 Nov, 2014

    Upped to 5/5

  • Locke 2013

    ★★★★ Watched 23 Nov, 2014

    Upped to 4/5

  • City Baby 2013

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 23 Nov, 2014

    Upped to 5/5 from 3.5/5

  • Only Lovers Left Alive 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 23 Nov, 2014

    Upped to 5/5