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  • The Godfather: Part II

    The Godfather: Part II 1974

    ★★★ Watched 06 Feb, 2016

    Large family party at the opening
    People asking the Don for favors
    Untrustworthy captain
    Strangulation murder in a bar
    Messy shootout in the street
    Extended sequence in a foreign country that nobody really remembers
    Murder set to religious ceremony
    Idiot brothers not seeing a setup when it stares them in the face
    Door closing on woman's face
    Anthony dooming his family by playing with them
    Tom merely existing
    O R A N G E S
    Cross cutting multiple murders in…

  • The Big Short

    The Big Short 2015

    ★½ Watched 27 Jan, 2016

    This would be immensely better if you cut out every insert shot, scene transition, pop song, aside with a celebrity, zoom-in, overlapped soundtrack, wig, sob story, and (nearly every) 4th wall break and made it just a light(er) tv movie about a very srs subject
    In other words, everything Academy Award Nominated Director Adam McKay brought to the film is dogshit and he should go back to pointing the camera at Will Ferrell

    And even if it was competently directed,…

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  • Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet 1968

    Added 8

    Really? No reviews on how you got to see a girl's tits in your 9th grade English class? Shit, letterboxd, get it together

  • After the Ball

    After the Ball 1897

    Watched 11 Mar, 2013 2

    They say up to 75% of silent films have been destroyed. All those fat, misshapen asses, lost, like tears in the rain.