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  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial 1982

    ★★★★★ Watched 09 Aug, 2014

    ...I can't deal with all these feels. ;_;

    Stephen Spielberg's masterpiece by miles.

  • Particle Fever 2013

    ★★★ Watched 07 Aug, 2014

    A good subject with some great footage on site at the LHC during important milestones relating to physics and the Higgs Boson, but a weakly constructed documentary overall. It does the job, but it doesn't provide nearly enough information on the Higgs Boson and particle physics in general to have a real emotional impact on the complete newcomer. It feels more like a daytime television documentary. It has some cool animated sections though, and isn't exactly bad. It's just not nearly as mesmerizing and fascinating as it could have easily been.

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  • Battle Royale 2000

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 09 Sep, 2012

    To mention or attempt to compare this film to the Hunger Games would be doing a huge disservice to it. One film is pre-occupied with turning the concept of child murder into entertainment: Into building a sci-fi world around that concept, developing a straight-forward commentary about gladiatorial reality television, making it clear who the "good guys" and "bad guys" are within 5 minutes of the story starting, then throwing in the melodramatic love story here or there. The other film…

  • Airplane! 1980

    ★★★★★ Watched 16 Aug, 2012 1

    No wonder this movie is always listed as one of the funniest ever made. It's completely random, it's stupid, it's irrelevant, it's got no character development whatsoever, and it's absolutely hilarious every step of the way.

    You really can't keep up with the jokes in Airplane. There's one every 20 seconds and every one is ridiculously funny. They're all really inventive and unique and you'll be saying to yourself "..the Hell?" half of the time with their irrelevance as you…