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  • Killing Them Softly

    Killing Them Softly 2012

    ★★★★ Watched 14 Nov, 2015

    Friends hadn't been glowing about this movie, so I went in with relatively low expectations, but I reckon it's as good as The Assassination of Jesse James..., the director's previous movie.

    I get so damn excited to come across a movie with interesting sound, I kinda have to write about that.

    The opening is amazing, cutting seemingly arbitrarily between audio of an Obama speech and what would normally be an opening theme, dicking over both. No sentence is intact, the…

  • Animal Kingdom

    Animal Kingdom 2010

    Watched 13 Nov, 2015

    If you want Aussie crime dramas, I'd put at least Noise and The Boys ahead of this, but it's still really good.

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  • Land of the Lost

    Land of the Lost 2009

    ★★½ Watched 04 Mar, 2012

    I laughed so much I wanted to lie down. Once. Ridiculously uneven on the lols.

  • Once Upon a Time in the West

    Once Upon a Time in the West 1968

    ★★★★★ Added

    One of those highly-rated movies that is just bloody awesome (mate). On a big screen anyway... nothing happens in a rush, the cinematography's great (so much interplay between massive shots and claustrophobic close-ups), the soundtrack is Morricone's best, the story's good enough, the dialogue's fun, all the main characters are interesting... Absolutely top notch.