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  • Stop at Nothing: The Lance Armstrong Story 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 28 Feb, 2015

    This isn't the first Lance Armstrong doc, nor is it likely to be the last. This one is a bit more traditional than The Armstrong Lie, which I thought would automatically make it less interesting. Not so. The Armstrong Lie wasted a unique opportunity to explore the angles a doc with cooperation from the center of attention could give. Stop at Nothing provides a (slightly) more complete story and captures some of the anger of those slighted by Armstrong.

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  • Force Majeure 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 22 Feb, 2015

    Gorgeous looking film with an odd sense of humor. A tad long for the premise and story it tries to tell, but always interesting to look at. Some of the best crying you'll ever see on screen...maybe?

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  • 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.

  • Fury 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 16 Feb, 2015

    "Ideals are peaceful, history is violent."

    Sticks to that theme from start to finish, for better or worse. Potentially sentimental moments are buried under the darkness that permeates throughout.