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  • Men, Women & Children 2014

    Watched 24 Nov, 2014

    Startlingly intimate and nuanced. Stacked with fine performances. Far better than the Tomatometer would tell you.

  • Calvary 2014

    Watched 10 Nov, 2014

    I feel ashamed for ever writing off John Michael as the lesser McDonagh. Martin writes sad clowns that cling to life, but Father James is confounded and beleagured by it, and is the most humane character in the brothers' films combined. A stunningly refined depiction of faith in a faithless world.

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  • Locke 2013

    Watched 09 Jun, 2014 2

    now you listen here, ghost dad. concrete is a big fuckin' deal

  • Interstellar 2014

    Watched 28 Oct, 2014

    It'll reinforce whatever you think of Nolan going in. If his shorthand characters and dry emotions irk you, those haven't gone anywhere. If the conceptual grandeur and visuals wow you, than boy howdy is there a lot of that. Super watchable, but collapsible under any serious scrutiny.

    EDIT: "For all of its focus on the importance of discovery, Interstellar seems reluctant to let its viewers discover anything for themselves." - Vishnevetsky slaying it yet again (www.avclub.com/article/spoiler-space-interstellar-211427)