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  • Progeny 1998

    ½ Watched 17 Oct, 2014

    Make sure you watch this with a friend, or better yet; a LOT of friends, so you can turn it into a drinking game or whatever.
    Because alcohol is the only thing making this tedious turd even remotely "exciting".


  • Atomic Twister 2002

    ½ Watched 15 Oct, 2014

    This is what the "goofs-section" on IMDb said about this film:

    "Too many inaccuracies in the way a nuclear plant and nuclear reactor work to list."

    That pretty much says it all.

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  • Alien³ 1992

    ★★ Rewatched 12 Oct, 2014

    I made the mistake of watching the "special edition" of this tonight. Except for a tad better opening, the added scenes makes the film waaaaay too long, and - to be frank - frightfully boring.
    The weakest part is without a doubt its script. Whereas the other films managed to cook up a great story that evolved brilliantly around the characters in the film, and make us actually care about them, the third installment makes us twin our thumbs and…

  • Aliens 1986

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 09 Oct, 2014 2

    "Aliens" has a rare quality. A VERY rare quality.
    It is a rare thing to experience a good sequel, yet near impossible to stumble upon a sequel that exceeds its predecessor.
    "Aliens" is damn near to accomplish just that.
    James Cameron has a knack of creating legendary sequals, doesn't he? And with "Aliens" he shows just how to continue the story of a cult classic and making a new classic on his own.
    Whereas Ridley managed to scare the crap…