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  • Eye in the Sky

    Eye in the Sky 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 26 Jun, 2016

    This is a modern conflict classic. Fascinating intersection of military, politics & morality. Utterly gripping. Great performances - Barkhad Abdi, Alan Rickman (sob), Helen Mirren, Aaron Paul - all of them were flawless.

    It's a shame this film had such a bad trailer and flew under the radar a little. It's a wonderful film and I am glad positive WOM encouraged me to check it out.

  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    Hunt for the Wilderpeople 2016

    ★★★★ Watched 25 Jun, 2016

    Effortlessly charming. I love dry Kiwi humour.

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  • Cloverfield

    Cloverfield 2008

    ★★★★ Watched 22 Jan, 2012

    Had I known how truly BAD-ASS this film was, I would have made an effort to see it at the cinema. Wow, what a heart-pounding ride. The thing about this monster movie is it feels real. The shitty handheld camera, the irrational decisions, the sheer terror felt by the characters. If there was ever an Alien invasion I would imagine it would occur something like this. Less is definitely more when it comes to showing what is attacking. A quick…

  • Finding Dory

    Finding Dory 2016

    ★★★★½ Watched 09 Jun, 2016

    This film found Dory and my heart