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  • The Color Purple

    The Color Purple 1985

    ★★★★½ Watched 24 May, 2016

    About 20 minutes into this movie I kinda thought I would spend a majority of the film rolling my eyes at the cheese and piles of cliches thrown in but believe it or not I was completely won over by it!
    The performances are stellar across the board, Spielberg delivers on the gorgeous shots, and the story's brief musical moments are a real highlight. It may not rank in the highest echelon of Spielberg's film library but it's definitely worth people giving it another look.

  • For a Few Dollars More

    For a Few Dollars More 1965

    ★★★½ Watched 19 May, 2016

    What this quasi-sequel to 'A Fistful of Dollars' lacks in relative excitement to the first film, it more than makes up for in production value with a budget that I'm sure had a....few dollars more???

    Kill me.

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  • Bowling for Columbine

    Bowling for Columbine 2002

    ★★★★★ Added

    Michael Moore has the power to turn people against each other in record time if you happen to disagree on his merits as a documentary filmmaker but with Bowling For Columbine I truly believe he defined a time period of American history better than any other cinematic resource. He asks some very difficult questions here that ultimately can't be answered definitively but as a conversation starter this is perfection.
    The saddest thing about it though is that 10 years later…

  • Argo

    Argo 2012

    ★★★★★ Added 1

    If someone had told me ten years ago that Ben Affleck was about to direct three standout films in a row with the third film destined for numerous Oscar nominations, I would have slapped said person hard and unleashed a barrage of expletives at him/her with a thick (and horribly fake) Boston accent. At the time no one would have thought me out of line, but sure enough, Affleck has proven me wrong in a very big way.

    In many…