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  • Sicario

    Sicario 2015

    ★★★ Watched 04 Oct, 2015

    Gorgeous looking film with some truly standout scenes. But a lack of focus and character growth left me a little cold. Everyone does a wonderful job in the film, Del Toro especially. I just wish they were given more to do.

  • The Martian

    The Martian 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 01 Oct, 2015

    I had just finished this book a day before seeing the film adaptation, and was still on the high of reading a perfect hard sci-fi novel. Going into the movie, I was confident that the cinematic tone of the book would transfer well to the medium of film. And I was right.

    This is one of the best cast films I have ever seen. Every actor is amazing and is perfect for their character. Matt Damon nails the smart and…

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  • Gone Girl

    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.


  • Nightcrawler

    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.