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  • Equinox 1970

    Watched 28 Dec, 2014

    This is your typical four teens heading into the woods plot. The logic in these characters, particularly their leader, is just off-the-charts awful. But what a ride this film is. The effects are dated but still amazing to watch.

  • The Sheik 2014

    Watched 23 Dec, 2014

    The first half of this was really good, but the second half seemed as if the director decided to phone it in.

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  • Fantastic Voyage 1966

    Watched 19 Aug, 2014

    I've obsorbed this plot before via an episode of the magic school bus, yet I was still eager to go along with the perils of the journey and marvel at the scenery of the human circulatory system. I gotta give the color photography it's due here for making the scenery pop, along with the psychedelic footage of red blood cells. Even though you can see how the sets were conceivably constructed, it doesn't take away from how well done they…

  • Monsters 2010

    ★★★ Watched 10 Jun, 2014

    What I liked most about this movie is how well the dystopian society of Mexico is made to look. Maybe because aside from monsters, it really isn't all that much different. I could see an argument that Monsters is a movie about the country's drug war, though you'd have to forget about that ending.