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  • Caught

    Caught 1949

    ★★★ Watched 23 May, 2015

    Not what the Amazon summary says it is..and it feels like one of those films where they couldn't do stuff b/c of 1940s moral restrictions but it's interesting to see Ophuls touches here and there.

  • Laggies

    Laggies 2014

    ★★★½ Rewatched 22 May, 2015

    Some third act problems and predictable in a genre fashion. And yet...Knightley is so watchable, and it has a lot of those little observant writing moments in between *plot.*

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 13 May, 2015

    "If you can't fix what's broken..."

    Fully satisfying as to theme, this is a throwback only in the sense that it reminds us of how much more thrilling stunts are than special effects. The choreography and editing is off-the-charts good...and a welcome relief to those of us weary of the uberfrenetic shot sequencing of Avengers and such.

    This is essentially one long chase scene, but backstory and theme are interspersed, and it's the rare action movie that shows rather than…

  • Interstellar