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  • How I Live Now 2013

    ★★½ Watched 14 Apr, 2014

    Well, I guess the best you could say about the flick is that it goes to some very unexpected and questionaly dark places. Besides its interesting visual components, it lacks proper characterization, focus and good actors. I think there's a good story hidden somewhere in here - it's being adapted from a highly praised YA novel - but I'm just not seeing it here among this muddled mess. Feels like Macdonald wanted to tell 3 different stories.

  • Patriocracy 2012

    ★★★½ Watched 22 Mar, 2014

    While perhaps a bit obvious and sluggish at times, it gives a laboriously neutral look at American partisanship and a great introduction, especially for foreigners, to everyone who wants to find out what's blocking the American party system right now.

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  • 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 2008

    ★★★★★ Watched 05 Feb, 2012 2

    Wow.