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  • Let's Go with Pancho Villa 1936

    ★★½ Watched 19 Feb, 2014

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

  • Wild Style 1983

    ★★★½ Watched 28 Aug, 2014

    What this movie lacks in acting or pacing, it makes up for in its you-are-there documentation of an era. It's great to see hip-hop at its roots, and it really feels like you are at the very parties that Fab Five Freddy hosted. The energy is pulsating throughout this film, and it can barely be contained. Recommended!

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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.