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  • White House Down 2013

    ★★★ Watched 04 Jul, 2014

    Last year I watched Live Free or Die Hard to get some patriotic ass kicking in my life, but this movie takes Die Hard and puts it in the White House! The fun is fun and entertaining in a laughably bad way. Speaking of laughably bad was I the only once who thought the CG looked horrible? An exterior shot of people by the white house looked phony and every explosion looked cartoonish. As much as I am starting to…

  • The Woman Who Wasn't There 2012

    ★★★ Watched 03 Jul, 2014

    The documentary is short and fast-paced. The story is very fascinating but I have no sympathy for the main character who manipulates people in such a sick,twisted way it makes me nauseous to think people are that self-absorbed.

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  • Nebraska 2013

    ★★★★ Watched 30 Jan, 2014

    Alexander Payne is the master of good, quirky family drama without dialing up the quirk. This movie wasn't the masterpiece I was hoping for but I am a definite sucker for Father-Son drama, black & white cinematography, and movies about small towns. All the acting is superb especially Bruce Dern and June Squibb who are never affectionate but feel so real as an old couple. Actually the whole family feels extremely real and that's what I loved most about. Even Will…

  • Enemy 2013

    ★★★★½ Watched 25 Jun, 2014 3

    One of my most anticipated of 2014 turns out to be one of the best of the year for me. Some people will go into watching this expecting something straightforward or a standard thriller. This film is definitely more of a complex, psychological film that is creepy and engulfing to watch. Jake Gyllenhaal nails the dual roles, the camerawork and score are all moody and add to the atmosphere. I wish the film was longer and explained some things but Holy Shit, did my heart stop at that ending. Wow.