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  • The Apartment

    The Apartment 1960

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 29 Apr, 2016

    The term romantic comedy has become somewhat of a dirty phrase. Conjuring up images of tacky slapstick and phoned in performances from household names. The Apartment is proof however that the genre has potential assuming there’s a creative spark behind the lens, in this case the iconic Billy Wilder who both writes and directors. While the film is undoubtedly heart-warming and has more nuanced comedy that every Cameron Diaz or Reese Witherspoon rom-com put together it’s The Apartment’s darker edge…

  • Laggies

    Laggies 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 27 Apr, 2016

    Pretty enjoyable little indie comedy staring Keira Knightley and Chloe Grace Moretz. Knightley's lead, who finds herself unsatisfied with her stalling life, is a maybe a tad unlikable thanks to some of her actions but Laggies is a generally well meaning film with a decent message.

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  • The Hangover Part III

    The Hangover Part III 2013

    ★★½ Watched 23 May, 2013 7

    Disappointing sequels have been an industry staple for years; however the backlash surrounding The Hangover Part II was surprising. Critics and fans lamented the film for being a “carbon copy” and “a shameless cash in”. The Hangover Part III attempts to deliver a true sequel to the 2009 hit comedy, but unfortunately fails completely.

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  • Blade Runner

    Blade Runner 1982

    ★★★★★ Watched 08 Jan, 2013 1

    An incredible movie in nearly all accepts. A stellar soundtrack combine with a film noir style to create a perfectly realized dark world. An interesting plot with a hint of morality, make the film more than a big brash action movie. Harrison Ford gives a layered performance to bring a likeable but rough character to the screen. Action that is fast and enjoyable but with a brutal edge inline with the films dark world. Maybe it's only flaw is the…