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  • Magic Mike XXL

    Magic Mike XXL 2015

    Watched 03 Jul, 2015

    Almost unbearable in the non-dancing scenes where the writing's terrible and the acting amateurish. The dancing though is a lot of fun.

    And the suppossed comedy? Inane, boring conversations that went on and on and on. Atrocious unfunny writing that the actors couldn't sell.

    And what's up with a movie about strippers being so demure. Everybody's kept their shirts on for most of the time. I see more shirtless men just walking down the street in my neighborhood.

  • Tangerine

    Tangerine 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 28 Jun, 2015

    Loved, loved, loved. Days later I still find myself laughing remembering lines and bits of it. Fantastic.

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    Her 2013

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  • Far from the Madding Crowd

    Far from the Madding Crowd 2015

    ★★★½ Rewatched 30 Apr, 2015

    Bathesheba says "It's my intention to astonish you all". You do Ms.Mulligan. Always.