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  • Metropolis

    Metropolis 1927

    ★★★★★ Watched 24 Sep, 2016

    Oh what a difference a score makes!

    Went to our local art house theater last night for a special screening of the most complete restoration of Metropolis shown in accompaniment with a live score from legendary local band: Metavari. Nate Utesch had been working on the score to Metropolis for 15 months and came out and performed live with Metropolis playing behind and above him.

    It was an amazing blend of dark wave, synth, and ambience with live drums, keyboards,…

  • Election

    Election 1999

    ★★★½ Watched 20 Sep, 2016

    A movie loosely based on Hillary Clinton's high school experience. I think.

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  • Frank

    Frank 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 10 Jan, 2015 3

    The music in this is amazing. Reminds me a bit of The Doors and some old Smashing Pumpkins jam sessions mixed together. When they really get going, it is really quite excellent stuff. Who knew Michael Fassbender could sing like that? His scene at the end of the film gave me chills. Not the film that I expected as it meandered a bit in the middle but the ending made up for it. An interesting look at the relationship and…

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★★★ Watched 16 May, 2015 2

    Film 18 of the "Scavenger Hunt #2" Challenge!
    A disaster film involving any mode of transportation!

    I don't really even know what to say that hasn't already been said. This movie was awesome. My mind has been totally blown.

    However, I will say this about my experience with my local movie theater. The wife (RecycledSparks) and I went out and had some dinner and then headed over to the theater (we'd been looking forward to this for…