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  • Only Lovers Left Alive 2013

    ★★★★★ Watched 28 Sep, 2014

    I've been trying to get my hands on this movie for months and let me say this was well worth the wait. The performances are compelling, the music is wonderful and there wasn't a single moment that I wasn't completely engaged. My love for Tom Hiddleston knows no bounds.

  • This Is Where I Leave You 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 24 Sep, 2014

    I actually really really enjoyed this, so much more than I expected. The actors were delightful, I was completely engaged and engrossed in their lives. Two things though: One: I cried more than I laughed. For something that seems so obviously set up to be a comedy (casting, general tone) it was much more of a drama. Two: while Tina Fey is hilarious and a goddess on this Earth, she is terrible at fake crying. Her face scrunches up, her…

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  • Back to the Future 1985

    ★★★★ Watched 16 Jan, 2013 3

    I am ashamed to say this was my first time watching this movie. As a kid I know I've seen the prom scene where Marty rocks out on the guitar, but I had never seen the movie in it's complete form.
    What took me so long! Of course it's dated and a little silly but it is such a good film! It's funny and heartfelt and completely enjoyable.
    Michael J Fox is perfect.

  • Argo 2012

    ★★★ Watched 22 Feb, 2013 2

    I want to apologize to all you film experts and to anyone and everyone who has seen more movies and knows more about them than me, but I'm going to flat out say this:

    Argo did not deserve to win Best Picture.

    I can't say I didn't like the film, but I did not think it deserved to be called the best picture made this year, or the most artistic or the most interesting.

    I thought the best thing about…