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  • Calvary 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 23 Jul, 2014

    You may think it takes a lot of balls to start your comedy thriller off with a faceless threat of murder from the confession booth, in which the menacing voice touches on the abuse he suffered as a child at the hands of a Catholic priest & vows to murder Father James Lavelle (Brendan Gleeson) on Sunday morning. You may move on with it and get onboard with Father Lavelle as he meets strange, self-aware & fourth wall breaking characters that wouldn't…

  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence 2001

    ★★★ Watched 16 Jul, 2014

    An interesting technical achievement, it doesn't exactly fail at pulling some heart-strings and creating some drama but good god does it just drone on and on with the Pinocchio shit.

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  • Jaws 1975

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 21 Feb, 2013

    I watched this ON A BOAT! The Tall Ship in Glasgow, to be premise. In the hull, where it was cold and damp & we had uncomfortable chairs, I was sat right at the front with a crick in my neck & the film jammed at "we're gonna need a bigger boat" - but I didn't care! Jaws is my favourite movie of all time, this was my favourite experience on a boat ever.

  • Roar 1981

    ★★★ Watched 15 May, 2013

    It's practically a historical document about gigantic idiots. These people have a stupid, paper-thin plot for a film & decide to put $17 million, their gone-askew hippy minds & utterly stoned bodies on the line to prove that man & beasts with giant fucking teeth can co-exist. Which they can't. As this film proves.

    Reading the trivia on IMDb is like visiting Ogrish.com, the amount of people mauled & bitten on this film is frightening. The fact that the driving force behind it was…