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  • Die Hard: With a Vengeance

    Die Hard: With a Vengeance

    ★★★

    You know what? It really isn't that great.

    The first hour is AMAZING. The whole "Simon Says" segment is pure adrenaline pumping film making. The chases and action segments build and build to excruciating levels of SHIT BLOWING UP. The bad guy gets more and more evil, and more and more entertaining. And then?...

    Well then we get a fucking bank heist. One that takes waaaay to long to set up, and the film just stumbles onto its lumpy climax.

    In my opinion, and it seems only in my opinion, its worse than Die Hard 2.

  • Side Effects

    Side Effects

    ★★★★½

    Hmmmmmmmm.

    Is probably the over riding emotion upon leaving the cinema.

    Side Effects is a strange beast. It is far fetched, and detached from reality. Soderburgh adds to this by filming every scene in soft focus, and there is hazey backgrounds throughout. It looks lovely. Mainly when Rooney Mara is in front of the camera. She is brilliant. But as with all of the characters, who are all excellent, she is cold. It is hard to be sympathetic towards her,…

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  • Stoker

    Stoker

    ★★★★★

    At 98 minutes, this is my dream length of movie. I have said it all my life.

    After leaving this screening, and using the facilities, I could quite easily have jumped straight back in to watch the whole movie again. That doesn't happen to me often.

    Stoker is phenomenal.

    It's as dreamy as it is taught. As beautiful as it is horrific. It's The Tree of Life with A screenplay. An outstanding screenplay at that. It has been said that…

  • The Passion of the Christ

    The Passion of the Christ

    ★★★★

    Not as good as the book...