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  • Take Me Out to the Ball Game

    Take Me Out to the Ball Game 1949

    ★★★★ Watched 22 Nov, 2015

    Another Sinatra/Kelly film, and it's the same formula, but this was more fun. Perhaps it was the length, or maybe this has better songs, but I thought it worked well.

  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 2015

    ★★★ Watched 21 Nov, 2015

    What a disappointing end to this franchise. They should not have split the last book into two films; the first part, all set-up, was slow and dull. This movie, all resolution, has no connection to the characters and the end is both anticlimactic and overlong.

Popular reviews

  • Dogma

    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

    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!

    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…