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  • Macon County Line

    Macon County Line 1974

    ★★★½ Watched 02 Jul, 2016

    Somehow I had never seen this film, though the title has been with me as far back as I can remember.

    I love that for the first hour or so, you just get to know theses characters, even the "villain", as real and sympathetic. Before the real tragedy happens, and when it does, man is it heartbreaking.

  • Emperor of the North

    Emperor of the North 1973

    ★★★½ Watched 02 Jul, 2016

    Ernest Borgnine could play the gentlest soul or the meanest, hateful son of a bitch! Here, he's the later!

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  • Anomalisa

    Anomalisa 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 15 Jan, 2016

    I can't imagine this movie not animated! It's not that it wouldn't be as interesting done live action, It would just defeat the point. Everything looks familiar, but not quite. It's as if the animated world is interpreting ours.

  • Everybody Wants Some

    Everybody Wants Some 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 08 Apr, 2016

    Everybody Wants Some is 2 hours of hanging out with best friends. It feels familiar enough to engage the audience, but personal enough to feel like someone else sharing a great, youthful memory. You enjoy spending every minute with these characters and when it ends, you want more time with them. Just like youth, it's fleeting and you just have to savor every moment. Relentlessly fun and funny, but never pointless and really has more going on under the surface if you care to look.