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  • All Is Lost 2013

    ★★★ Added

    Just a couple thoughts: It's doubtful you'll ever want a second viewing. You'll feel 'meh' about it upon completing, but it will stick with you for a few days. Can't say that about many films. Most ones I have no desire to watch again are forgettable, but this.. lingers.

  • Piranha 1978

    ★★½ Watched 03 Aug, 2013

    The Italian horror movie score, cheesy effects and over-the-top acting make it worth a watch. Probably one of the first B-movie 'mock-busters' following the success of Jaws. And interestingly, it's way better than any of the Jaws sequels. But then again those all sucked.

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  • I Spit on Your Grave 1978

    ★★½ Watched 17 Jul, 2012

    Everything a rape and revenge exploitation film should be: simplistic, moronic and difficult to watch. Only watch if you understand this. The rape is brutal and gratuitous yet the revenge allows the viewer to reach a catharsis along with the main character. Don't expect a single thing more.

  • Prometheus 2012

    ★★★ Added

    Ridley Scott's Prometheus asks more questions than it answers. Some of those unanswered questions are philosophical, others relate to plot. I guess when your story is dealing with the true origins of mankind, it'd be a little bold to give hard, factual answers. The QUESTION itself is where thought-provoking science fiction is at its best. But the interrogative nature of Prometheus begins to frustrate a little when trying to examine its connection to Scott's other film, Alien.
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