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  • The Hills Have Eyes

    The Hills Have Eyes 2006

    ★★★½ Rewatched 30 Aug, 2015 2

    Earlier tonight when I read the sad news of Wes Craven's passing I decided that I'd honor his memory by watching one of his works. While looking through his filmography I realized that I hadn't seen many of films and that offered me a great opportunity to watch something new. However, as I was about to start A Nightmare On Elm Street, I realized that I usually don't have the best of luck with old films and especially not those…

  • Byzantium

    Byzantium 2012

    ★★★½ Watched 30 Aug, 2015

    Best of My 2015

    There's something about vampire stories that I really like; I'm always down to watch a good, new retelling of an old, popular tale. In recent years there have been a lot of different types of vampire media: FX's "The Strain", the Twilight series, HBO's "True Blood", and the incredible Only Lovers Left Alive. Each of these, regardless of quality, have strived to tell the vampire story in their own way--Byzantium is no different. Gone…

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  • Seven Psychopaths

    Seven Psychopaths 2012

    ★★★★½ Watched 14 Oct, 2012 4

    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.…

  • Gravity

    Gravity 2013

    ★★★★ Watched 18 Oct, 2013 13

    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…