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  • Macbeth

    Macbeth 2015

    ★★★★★ Watched 17 Nov, 2015


  • John Mulaney: The Comeback Kid

    John Mulaney: The Comeback Kid 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 13 Nov, 2015

    Extremely funny, superbly-directed/edited (really the most beautiful special in recent memory) and endlessly charming. In his new special, John Mulaney effortly picks up where he left us with "New in Town." Again, his wording is precise. Every joke lands. His trademark intonation and weird character voices still work amazingly. It's somehow not as timeless as "New in Town," though (I will need to watch it again perhaps). He stuck to his themes of family stories, childhood cringe, how-crazy-is-that? and thin-white-guy-problems, but even if it's a great special, it feels like the B-side to NiT -- which means that it's still incredibly good.

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  • Carnage

    Carnage 2011

    ★★★★★ Watched 05 Jan, 2012

    Carnage is one of those films where you should not watch any of the trailers and just go in fresh. If the name of director Roman Polanski doesn't convince you, the others, four of the top-notch actors working in Hollywood today, won't either. Polanski's directing is solid and gives the actors enough space in the cozy living room so that within minutes of this chamber play, the illusion of civilization is blown away by the sheer egotism of its characters.…

  • Let the Right One In

    Let the Right One In 2008

    ★★★★★ Watched 05 Feb, 2012 2