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  • The Little Mermaid 1989

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 06 Oct, 2014 2

    It begins here....Disney starts making good animated movies again (or for the first time on a regular basis, if we're going to be honest). However, if one goes into this film, having watched what came before, and expects this movie to be a huge leap forward, one might be disappointed. If you watch this movie with the sound off and just look at the animation, I think you'll find its not much of an improvement from the previous movies in…

  • Hatari! 1962

    ★★★½ Watched 04 Oct, 2014

    Another John Wayne movie! Huh. Two in one week.

    This isn't a bad film, bolstered by some gorgeous scenery and lots of fun scenes with animals. However, it is ridiculously long, especially when compared to the amount of plot it has (almost none). I enjoy the characters, but I wish they had been given things to do.

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  • Dogma 1999

    ★★★★ Rewatched 09 Oct, 2012 2

    This is my favorite Kevin Smith movie, although it suffers from many of the same problems as all his films. Yes, it is drowning in profanity. Yes, there are way too many gay jokes and too much bathroom humor. Yes, many of the performances aren't good (and sometimes from good actors, leading me to think that a better director could have gotten better performances). And yes, the shots and camera placement isn't very inspired. But this movie works on its…

  • Galaxy Quest 1999

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 19 Oct, 2012 6

    This movie is one of my favorites so a warning should be given. Gushing is going to begin....now!

    This movie has a brilliant cast. I'm not going to name all of them, but they're all fantastic. I will mention that this is the movie that brought both Tony Shalhoub, Sam Rockwell and Justin Long to my attention. I also want to say that we all know Alan Rickman and Sigourney Weaver are great actors, but this movie reminds me of…