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  • The Lost City of Z

    The Lost City of Z 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 15 Oct, 2016

    I don't know where to begin, but The Lost City of Z is pretty incredible. James Gray has come a long way since We Own the Night, and this film makes me want to give The Immigrant another chance. It gets heavy praise in some circles though I remember not liking it at all. But 'Z' is so ambitious, so epic, I'm more than willing to look past the fact that the film still feels like it's missing something, though…

  • Jackie

    Jackie 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 13 Oct, 2016 2

    As with the other NYFF film I saw last week, 20th Century Women, Jackie is a display of masterful film-making. Pablo Larraín creates a unique and fascinating biopic while displaying his ever improving talent.

    The Club was great, but I thought it was fairly under the radar. Apparently not, because this festival season Larrain has been traveling with Jackie and Neruda, and while Neruda has been getting mixed reviews Jackie is rightfully getting praised. That's probably a split that Larrain…

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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey 1968

    ★★★★★ Watched 01 Apr, 2012 22

    Let's be real, this is more a work of art than anything some old French or Italian dude painted a bunch of years ago. You don't have to watch any other movie to know that this is the best Sci-Fi movie ever made. One of the best movies, period. Amazing shot after amazing shot, through the entire film. It only takes you about five minutes into the movie to realize you are watching something truly amazing, and Kubrick doesn't disappoint.…

  • Tyrannosaur

    Tyrannosaur 2011

    ★★★★ Watched 10 Jun, 2012 2

    This is a very powerful movie, led by a strong lead performance by Peter Mullan. He stars as Joseph, a rageful and violent man who is starting to see his own flaws but can't seem to change. He meets a woman, Hannah, and the movie documents a transitioning time in both their lives.

    I kind of put off watching this; these intense emotionally painful movies are not what I'm usually in the mood to watch, but this wasn't as hard…