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  • Foxcatcher 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 26 Nov, 2014

    People who know me know that I hate sports and that I hate sports movies even more.

    But if Bennett Miller continues to make films about sports the way he has done so, I won't mind one single bit.

    The film is simple, it has basic but beautiful cinematography that creates a realistic world around the central characters. Where this film transcends is the incredible acting by that of the three leads. The three actors go far beyond their typecast…

  • Don't Look Now 1973

    ★★★★ Watched 19 Nov, 2014

    This film is proof that horror can be just as effective without showing you anything at all, but at the same time have some of the most terrifying visuals.

    Also, the opening sequence of this film is some of the greatest cinema I have ever witnessed.

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  • King Kong 2005

    ★★★★ Rewatched 07 May, 2012 2

    So this does it. This ends my King Kong marathon.
    1933, 1976, and 2005.

    What did I think of Peter Jackson's adaption?
    I've got to say, pretty dang awesome.

    Jackson captures the feel and essence of the thirty's so incredibly well, that my favourite parts of the movie were that in the beginning and the end when we spend time in New York City. His attention to detail is extraordinary. The original clocked in at an hour and forty-six minutes,…

  • Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981

    ★★★★★ Watched 10 Feb, 2014 1

    There is nothing new to say about this movie: it's iconic. It's fun. It's suspenseful. It's violent.

    It's a classic.