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  • Piranha

    Piranha 1978

    ★★★½ Rewatched 30 Nov, 2015

    'It's the piranha, sir'
    'What about the piranha?'
    'They're eating the guests!'

    God I love this film. 😝

  • Champagne

    Champagne 1928

    ★★★ Watched 16 Nov, 2015

    Betty Balfour was fun to watch, but this early Hitchcock doesn't really contain any of the elements that make his films so "stand-out"ish

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  • Black Swan

    Black Swan 2010

    ★★★★½ Watched 25 Apr, 2012 1

    Surely director Darren Aronofsky intended this to be a homage to the great Roman Polanski? The similarities, stylistically and narratively, to both Rosemary's Baby and Repulsion are evident throughout. Natalie Portman is superb as a prima ballerina obsessed with the idea that fellow ballerina Mila Kunis might be a better performer than her, or worse, might actually want to become her. Portman's character reminded me of both heroines of the two Polanski films, being very mouselike and shy, almost apologetic…

  • 127 Hours

    127 Hours 2010

    ★★★★½ Watched 02 Jan, 2014

    For God's sake, stop touching that nerve! :-0