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  • All Is Lost

    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

    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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  • Prometheus

    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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  • Chronicle

    Chronicle 2012

    ★★½ Watched 20 May, 2012 3

    Let me just state my bias before attempting this review. I hate 'found footage' films. To me it seems like nothing but an excuse to present cheaply produced movies to a mass audience. The concept behind them is neat, the execution is often poor. The biggest conundrum these types of movies present is how do you tell a narrative when everything you see is supposedly random events captured on video? When the videographer picks up the camera does he just…