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  • Cheap Thrills 2013

    ★★★★ Watched 27 Jun, 2014

    I was surprised at how much I laughed during this film despite also being equally unnerved in various places. A dark film that gets darker and darker until the final frame gut punches you with equal parts absurd humor and disturbing sadness and then the credits roll. This stands out as a unique concept film that "what-if's" you throughout the film. I kept asking myself what I would do for the right amount of money and just how far I would go, which I believe is part of the fun in watching this.

  • Enemy 2013

    ★★★★½ Watched 26 Jun, 2014

    This film was a great ride all the way through, driven in large part by the mood set through the cinematography and excellent score. Jake Gyllenhaal is excellent and the performances make you feel the need to not miss any dialogue for fear of missing something crucial. This one is a mindbender that left me feeling similar to what Memento did after the first time I watched it. This may not be as easily solved as Memento (which, to be…

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  • War Horse 2011

    ★½ Watched 26 Jul, 2012 3

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

  • Buck 2011

    ★★★★★ Watched 28 Sep, 2012

    Let me first start by saying that I am not a big fan of horses or horse films. It's not that I dislike them but it's just not my bag. You understand. However, I am a huge fan of extraordinary human beings and inspirational people. Because of this, Buck had my full attention. Let me get this out of the way by saying that as purely a documentary, this was well done and stayed to the task of telling the…