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  • Bones Brigade: An Autobiography

    Bones Brigade: An Autobiography 2012

    ★★★★ Watched 23 Sep, 2015

    Interesting history with more emotion than I would've ever guessed.

  • The Drop

    The Drop 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 20 Sep, 2015

    Not a lot happens and then everything happens. Reminded me a bit of Rocky with guns instead of boxing.

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  • Traffic

    Traffic 2000

    ★★★★ Rewatched 10 Jan, 2013 1

    Is something wrong with my TV? It's all blue, then orange, then grainy, then ultra clean. Oh wait, nevermind. I'm watching a Soderbergh film. A very good one mind you, but definitely held back a bit by some overt soapboxing.

  • Vertigo

    Vertigo 1958

    ★★★ Watched 19 Aug, 2013 3

    I'm still scratching my head. How is Vertigo considered one of the best films of all time? It's not even close to the top of my list of the (limited selection of) Hitchcock films I've seen so far. The cinematography is innovative and the acting strong overall, but the pacing is glacial. Hitchcock tends to love his scenes of two people talking about nothing in particular for long periods of time. Vertigo takes this to the extreme and then its final reveal isn't all that revealing. It's less "Ah-ha!" and more "Finally, the end!"