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  • A Fantastic Fear of Everything 2012

    ★★★★ Watched 08 Jul, 2014

    Simon Pegg has already proven himself a genius of physical comedy with Shaun Of The Dead. I'm not saying he can coast on that but he does a pretty good job of regularly reminding me that, yes, he's damned funny. And he can act too! He's done some less than stellar movies since but I don't fault him for that. His performance is usually great, if not clownishly Scottish. A Fantastic Fear Of Everything is another plus for his resume.…

  • Berberian Sound Studio 2012

    ★★★★ Watched 06 Jul, 2014

    I'm naming this a close cousin to Sound Of Noise. Possibly a distant cousin of Beyond The Black Rainbow. For anyone still reading, that's because there's more texture than story. Only here, sound is the texture. If you fetishize sound as much as I do, you should enjoy listening to, as well as watching, Berberian Sound Studio.

    Toby Jones' Gilderoy, is a delightfully twitchy British sound engineer arriving at the eponymous Italian studio to work on foley and sound mixing…

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  • Warm Bodies 2013

    ★½ Watched 13 Dec, 2012

    INT. MOVIE STUDIO CONF. ROOM - - DAY

    BJ, a studio head, enters room. Three interchangeable producers have been seated for over an hour.

    BJ:
    Hey Connors! How's it hangin' pal? I banged your ex last night. My complements to YOUR plastic surgeon and HER palates instructor!

    TOADY 1 (CONNORS):
    HA! Good one BJ.

    TOADY 2:
    OOOH! BAM! You are the man BJ!

    TOADY 3:
    Score one for BJ!

    BJ:
    Alright, enough bullshit. Business! So… we're wrapping up that Twilight…

  • Shaun of the Dead 2004

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 31 Oct, 2012 4

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