∞ Best of My 2014 ∞
I can't believe it's taken me 8 months to see this. The original trilogy is one of my favorite things; I never could've/would've waited 8 months to watch one of those. Part of my indifference with The Desolation of Smaug was due to its runtime. 160 minutes is a long time. It doesn't feel as long when the film is good--like the original three--but when its merely so-so, like An Unexpected Journey, it becomes…
I was so taken aback by Martin McDonagh's first feature film, In Bruges. I did not think it would be that great or that funny, but somehow Martin blended perfect amounts of comedy, action, and drama together to make one kickass film. Thus, when I heard his sophomore effort was coming out I knew that I had to see it. Plus, not only does Colin Farrell return but Sam-Fucking-Rockwell is in it, and he is one hell of an actor.…
Whoa. That was the best thriller I've seen in a long time. I can't even remember a film that "had me thrilled" more than this one; I was literally clenched for 90%+ of this film.
Unfortunately, when I arrived to the theater someone was in the seat that I had bought for myself so I just snagged another. But then, of course, the rightful owner of that seat came. By this point, George Clooney was regaling the audience with his…