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  • He Was a Quiet Man

    He Was a Quiet Man 2007

    ★★★½ Watched 05 Apr, 2015

    Strangely engaging.

  • Furious 7

    Furious 7 2015

    ★★★★★ Watched 05 Apr, 2015 1

    Damn it. My head is spinning, my brain is fried. My heart is genuinely pumping hard and my eyes stung a little more than I thought they would by the end of this epic (concluding?) episode of an unrelenting series of crazy kick ass movies.

    I forgot that I'd seen them all and I forgot I liked some of the episodes and disliked others, so I didn't expect to feel the emotional whiplash I did regards Paul Walker.

    But the…

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  • Drive

    Drive 2011

    ★★★★½ Watched 15 Aug, 2012 5

    Drive is such a stylish and well shot film. It is punctuated with scenes of eye watering violence which would make even Tarintino wince. And the driving scenes are superb reminding me of Steve McQueen's movie Bullit, in its sincere attempt to make driving feel like the coolest activity ever.
    The score for the movie features a lot of electronic pop and to me was reminiscent of the 1980s. It also reminded me of GTA vice city the video game…

  • Seven Samurai

    Seven Samurai 1954

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 21 Feb, 2013 8

    Seven Samurai is a monumental cinematic experience – A story woven together with a complete mastery of the medium of film by Akira Kurosawa.

    The monochromatic fabric of this movie provides a tonal palette of shades of charcoal, silver and white that help accentuate a beautifully clear cinematography, including plenty of innovative camera work on display. Be in no doubt this is the art of film making.

    The film has a richly populated cast and is set in and around…