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  • Horrible Bosses 2 2014

    ★★½ Watched 20 Nov, 2014

    I was pleasantly surprised when the first Horrible Bosses came out. They assembled a great cast and everyone did great with their roles. I can't say the same about this sequel. Jason Bateman, Charile Day, and Jason Sudeikis still have great chemistry with each other but their characters just don't feel fresh or three dimensional anymore. Kevin Spacey and Jamie Foxx were just kind of thrown in to connect the "series" and Jennifer Aniston continues her attempt at a making…

  • Birdman 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 15 Nov, 2014

    That cinematography is a feat. It's something that will be talked about and should be praised and praised. But this movie would fail if the actors that we follow seamlessly weren't up to the challenge. We get right in their faces and can read every emotion. Luckily, every single person in this film gave a tremendous performance. I don't know how much of this story felt true to Michael Keaton, but he poured his soul into the role. Edward Norton…

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  • Nightcrawler 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 31 Oct, 2014

    Jake Gyllenhaal terrified me in this. I was constantly made uncomfortable by him. But really, the true villain of this piece is the media. Between this and Gone Girl, the news has become the BIg Bad of 2014.

  • Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 02 Oct, 2014

    Not a film that ever feels scary, but I left the cinema uneasy anyway. The mood is masterfully set, as always, by David Fincher and his frequent collaborators Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. The score and lighting can turn scenes that seem straight out of a romantic comedy into something foreboding. But this film isn't afraid to be funny either. It is definitely Fincher's most comical work and dark humor seems to be something he can do very well.

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