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  • Raiders of the Lost Ark

    Raiders of the Lost Ark 1981

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 06 Mar, 2015

    Could literally watch this all the way through, go back to the beginning and watch again. And again, and again, and again....

  • Big Hero 6

    Big Hero 6 2014

    ★★★ Watched 26 Feb, 2015

    Liked it but felt the last half hour was a REAL letdown. Thought the film was pretty original all things considered - and those things are Disney wanting a traditional, animated Marvel movie. Couldn't help but feel the marketing team working diligently throughout almost the entire film - how do we appeal to the masses! That being said, the main character was awesome, as was his robot sidekick. Really cool villain also. But I felt the supporting characters were all very average as well as the way the story turned out.

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  • Shame

    Shame 2011

    ★★★★½ Watched 17 Apr, 2012

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Not exactly the most uplifting movie I've ever seen, still this was a powerful, intense and really absorbing story. While one of the more depressing films I've ever seen, it was also exhilirating to watch due to the craft and creativity put into it.

    Fassbender's performance really made the film as did its methodical pace and confident directing. Carey Mulligan was really good also. You could definitely feel the pain of both characters.

    Brandon was just a miserable man, somebody…

  • Man of Steel

    Man of Steel 2013

    ★★★½ Watched 14 Jun, 2013 14

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I haven't been this undecided and mixed on a movie in a long time. I was really frustrated and disappointed by certain aspects of this yet there were other pieces that I really liked. On top of that, there were probably about 3 or 4 absolutely amazing scenes that really upped the ante and were unlike anything I had seen. Zack Snyder obviously wanted to go big and epic here and he really delivers on that end.

    My biggest complaint…