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  • Frozen 2013

    ★★★★ Watched 07 Apr, 2014

    This film is just brilliantly written. The songs try a little too hard and aren't early 90s Disney level, but they're very close (and 'Let It Go' is terrific). But the most important thing is the film as a whole, and Frozen stands shoulder to shoulder with Disney's best.

  • Fantastic Mr. Fox 2009

    ★★ Watched 05 Apr, 2014

    It's likely that I'll reevaluate this at some future date but I'll mark myself as a hater for now.

    The film is certainly charming but as a whole, it didn't work for me. I felt like Clooney was the wrong choice (and I like George Clooney) and I was troubled by the passivity of all of the female characters. But most of all, my central problem is that Fox is a dick who doesn't really grow. He wins without needing to really change. And everyone is cool with that.

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  • Rounders 1998

    ★★ Watched 30 Apr, 2013

    This review reportedly contains spoilers. I can handle the truth.

  • The Matrix Revolutions 2003

    ★★★ Watched 27 Nov, 2013

    Reloaded sets this up well, not in terms of the plot but in acclimatising you to the fact that the focus of these films is now on rogue programs. Now that we're over that hump, this film almost works, if you're willing to meet it on its own terms.