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  • Paddington

    Paddington 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 04 Oct, 2015

    Funny, creative, and pretty adorable. A really good family film for kids and adults. This is my first exposure to Paddington Bear and I still loved it. A stellar cast of adults, and even the kids were good.

  • A Nightmare on Elm Street

    A Nightmare on Elm Street 1984

    ★★★★ Watched 04 Oct, 2015

    The dreamscape is the perfect location for a horror movie because literally anything can happen at any moment, and you can just roll with it because it makes sense in context. More than a handful of amazing horror moments in this movie.

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 07 Aug, 2015 1

    Third viewing is no less shiny and chrome than the first.

  • Mommy

    Mommy 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 01 Feb, 2015

    Dolan's visceral, energetic filmmaking is the perfect medium for a story about two characters who are constantly kicking back against the rest of the world. The use of the narrow aspect ratio shows the constraint of the characters' living situation, and the results of the camera working within that constraint are incredible even if they are a bit unnerving at first due to the familiarity with widescreen. The performances can't be praised enough; nor can Dolan's writing when it comes…