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  • The Nice Guys

    The Nice Guys 2016

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 05 Jun, 2016

    I would be perfectly ok with Shane Black strictly doing detective buddy movies from now on!

  • Captain America: Civil War

    Captain America: Civil War 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 06 May, 2016

    I'm generally not into hyperbole, I don't feel every new movie in a particular series has to be, nor is, better than the last, nor the best so far or ever.

    It's the newest, and another shining example of Marvel Studios profound understanding of these characters and the world they inhabit.

    And it's pretty damn great!

    The Russo's deserve tremendous praise for the heavy lifting they did on this one. Managing so many characters and giving everybody a level of…

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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.