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  • Spookies 1986

    ★★★ Watched 15 Oct, 2014 1

    Just about as terrifying as its title, Spookies never gives you the willies, but you might die from laughter or sheer bewilderment.

    Essentially two movies awkwardly stitched together (and the seams really show) Spookies has no real plot but makes up for this by relentlessly bombarding the stupefied audienced with all kinds of bat-shit insane monsters.

    Ouija girls, farting Muck Men (the fart noises were edited in post-production, no that's true, where are you going?), a weird Cat Man in…

  • Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 14 Oct, 2014

    ... and they said marriage was easy.

    Fincher back in top form, Rosamund Pike on her way to an Oscar nomination. Even that scoundrel Ben Affleck delivers. The inevitable end of Barney Stinson.

    After Boyhood the second true highlight of the year.

    (More than short "review" owed to stressful studies, see you guys back soon!)

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  • Deep Blue Sea 1999

    ★★★½ Watched 06 Aug, 2013 16

    Deep Blue Sea is a mess, but a deeply entertaining one (if you pardon my stupid pun)

    Because it's a mess and because I'm lazy and tired, I'll just provide some thoughts and notes, instead of a proper review:

    * First of all, Saffron Burrows. She's pretty and all that, but what a black hole of charisma she is in this movie. I don't think she emoted at all, even when she was in danger. I know, that she was…

  • Candyman 1992

    ★★★★ Watched 05 Apr, 2013 5

    "Week 1 of the Adapted April Challenge"

    Film 3 of the Top 50 Horror Project

    I was very excited that my first assignment was to be Candyman , a movie that I wanted to see for a long time. I had heard very much about it, but mostly that it was an important horror movie everyone interested in horror should see. So I knew nothing specific about it and just figured it would be an usual horror flick about an…