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  • Half Nelson

    Half Nelson 2006

    ★★★★ Watched 22 Jul, 2016

    I forget Ryan can act.

  • The Neon Demon

    The Neon Demon 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 11 Jul, 2016

    The Neon Demon is, thankfully, miles better than Only God Forgives. At least it offers up some new ideas with it's super-stylish take on a young girl entering the fashion industry, causing a wave of intense jealousy and subdued hatred from the women around her as she sprints the ladder to success. It's a shame that it's third act decides to tell it's message through allegorical shocksploitation, but it's an undeniably involving, entertaining creation, filled with slick cinematography, memorably dark…

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  • Battle Royale

    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!

    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…