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  • Boyhood 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 26 Jul, 2014

    Ambitious doesn’t even begin to describe Boyhood. Most films that cover a large period of time use make up or effects to age the cast or even hire older actors that look similar to their younger counterparts. Boyhood instead was shot slowly over twelve years chronicling a boy’s growth from young child to adult. Growing up is a journey and we all take and to experience that journey on the silver screen in such a powerful way is a landmark…

  • U Want Me 2 Kill Him? 2013

    ★★ Watched 25 Jul, 2014

    Urgh, just urgh

    That's how a felt watching the painfully obvious final reveal of Uwantme2killhim?.

    Once MI5 were brought in and communicating with the main character through a chat room I was officially done caring and just wanted the film to end. I understand that the film makers were trying to make the lead seem paranoid and mentally unhinged but come on? MI5 talking to someone through a chatroom. Nope that's just ridiculous.

    Urgh, just urgh. Sums up the film perfectly.

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  • Blade Runner 1982

    ★★★★★ Watched 08 Jan, 2013 2

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