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  • The Purple Rose of Cairo 1985

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 26 Jul, 2014

    This might be Mia Farrow's greatest performance in a Woody Allen film. It's astounding to me that she wasn't nominated for an Oscar for this, or for any of her films, for that matter! And I won't spoil the ending, but it is exactly right. There is no other way this movie could have ended.

  • Sleeper 1973

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 25 Jul, 2014

    Hello, I'm Rags. Woof, woof, woof.

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  • Sleepaway Camp 1983

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 25 May, 2014 4

    Sleepaway Camp will always hold a special place in my heart, because I'll never forget renting the VHS from the video store years ago. I was young and didn't have access to the Net back then, so I knew absolutely nothing about this movie when I picked the box up off the shelf. The lack of photos from the movie on the back cover didn't help either, but the phony letter from a frightened camper printed on the back in…

  • Dreamaniac 1986

    ★★½ Rewatched 28 Jul, 2013 17

    I don't know why this movie gets as much hate as it does. Sure, it's bad, but it's also fairly amusing, which I think was intentional. Often it seemed like 'Dreamaniac' was supposed to be a horror-comedy, and not many people seem to pick up on that. I'm going to guess that a big reason this movie doesn't have a cult following like 'The Last Slumber Party' is because horror fans are generally comprised of straight men. 'Dreamaniac' was directed…