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  • Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones 2014

    ★★ Watched 16 Apr, 2014

    you know. I'd attack its principles and ask why it was made but I know full well I'll still be watching paranormal activity XXXIV when it's released. Using a bop-it thing as a replacement for a ouija board was p. neat though, just another example of the innovation the PA series brings to the found-footage genre. When will we get the paranormal activity where the demon is just a bro who helps them party? When will we get the paranormal…

  • The Borderlands 2013

    ★★ Watched 16 Apr, 2014 1

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  • To the Wonder 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 09 Mar, 2013 86

    Fifteen people crammed into my local cinema this Friday in what turned out to be the largest assortment of fans ever brought together for a Malick premiere in my city. I can say with starry eyed clarity that this is likely the best cinema experience I've ever had — though it's my only Malick-in-cinema venture so it's got the high ground advantage. This will be my first attempt at putting words onto paper about a Terrence Malick film and it's…

  • Lost in Translation 2003

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 21 Apr, 2013 13

    I always manage to get incredibly anxious and wary over the prospect of rewatching the films that I love like children who went off to war. To the point where my favorite films intimidate me, they scare me. Because if I saw such a clear reflection of myself in them at one point in my life what if when I look back into them I can't see my reflection anymore? What if I changed and didn't notice? What if the…