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  • Woman on the Run

    Woman on the Run 1950

    ★★★½ Watched 07 Jul, 2016

    A film noir with another great female leading performance. Ann Sheridan is wonderful in the leading role, tough yet sympathetic, and while the film begins to pick up steam in its third act amusement park finale, at 70ish minutes it abruptly ends.

  • Too Late for Tears

    Too Late for Tears 1949

    ★★★½ Watched 06 Jul, 2016

    A fun, twisty film noir with a great all-time femme fatale performance from Lizabeth Scott where she unfolds as victim to criminal mastermind before our eyes. I was surprised that I didn't know where the plot was leading and while it's no masterpiece it's definitely upper tier film noir.

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  • The Gift

    The Gift 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 13 Jul, 2015 2

    Woo! First review on here!

    I'm not sure if the rating is too generous or too harsh but it's definitely better than I expected it to be. Don't let the trailers/marketing fool you either. While this film has the elements of a horror flick it is far more slow burn drama/thriller than horror and don't let the R rating fool you either because besides a few F Bombs it could have easily been PG-13.

    I've been a longtime fan of…

  • Nebraska

    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…