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    Avatar 2009

    ★★★★ Watched 23 Nov, 2015

    I've waited six years to watch this. Missed it in IMAX, avoided it on planes; I waited patiently. And then I watched it and really liked it! It was beautiful to look at. The story was simple but interesting, and quite satisfying in the end.

  • Maggie

    Maggie 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 19 Nov, 2015

    The slowest zombie film with the smallest number of zombies of any zombie film. A long short film rather than a feature film. It's slow. It's moody. It's hard going for the characters on screen.

    Schwarzenegger is good in the lead role. He doesn't say much. He tells the story with his face. It's pretty much the same story all the time.

    I'd say you're not going to come out of Maggie feeling satisfied, but you perhaps will come out feeling a little less happy-go-lucky.

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  • Top Gun

    Top Gun 1986

    ★★★★★ Added 3

    I've bought the DVD, the soundtrack, watched the making of and dreamed about Kelly McGillis more than one time. The film that did more for Air Force enlistments than anything else will do the same for you.

    If you've ever been holding on too tight with a bunch of oiled up dudes then you will lose your edge over Top Gun again and again.

  • Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol

    Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol 2011

    ★★½ Watched 17 Dec, 2011 6

    What did I learn from Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol? Let me see. There are a lot of BMWs in Dubai and Mumbai (coincidence?) and they have safety features you can trust, and cool start controls, and cool wheels and cool grill-lights, what? I haven't seen such gross product placement in a while. Oh yeah, and iPhones. iPhones are cool, iPads are cool, apparently USB cables are cool; but iPhones in rubberised cases? I guess they might knock them around…