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  • Nightcrawler 2014

    ★★★ Watched 11 Jan, 2015 2

    I'm surprised that most comments about the film are about how 'disgusting' and 'unlikable' and 'insane' Gyllenhaal's character was because I didn't get that at all. I thought he seemed pretty normal, if not slightly unaffected, and was no worse than plenty of other film characters/people (actually the most disgusting characters in the film were the people at the news station). The film was ok, but I didn't really know what the point of it was (ok, supposedly it was a satire or whatever, but it still didn't do anything for me). Wasn't particularly engrossing or thought-provoking; it just was.

  • The Theory of Everything 2014

    ★★★ Watched 11 Jan, 2015

    Ok, but pretty much what you'd expect. Redmayne did well in portraying Hawking physically (and especially expressing his personality through the disability, rather than portraying him as a total victim to the disability). However, the film was just too fluffy and broad - giving a broad sense of his life, but without ever feeling real. I also thought that although it showed how debilitating the disease was and how much a struggle it is to do anything, it also felt…

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  • Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth 2000

    Watched 31 Jan, 2014 1

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  • Chocolate Strawberry Vanilla 2013

    ★★★ Watched 28 Mar, 2014

    I was expecting more of a horror film going into this, but found it was really more of a black comedy with some horror elements. We follow Warren Thompson as he goes about a regular day and he’s obviously a very lonely man and possibly a little crazy. He’s very soft-spoken and has a limp, and fits the mold of an introverted character that’s going to go off the rails at any moment. It’s somewhat cliche, but Maynard’s performance prevents…