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  • Paper Planes

    Paper Planes 2014

    ★★★ Watched 04 Jul, 2015

    A cute little feel-good movie without great surprises, but with an all around charming cast and filmed in beautiful locations. *sigh* - Australia, how much do I love you...
    Goes straight into my "Great movies for kids" list.

    Also, awesome credits: under "Cast - in order of appearance" they mention the whistling kite in third place with its character name ("Clive") and its real one ("Bee, a Whistling Kite") just like the human actors. And at the end they feature…

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★ Watched 27 Jun, 2015

    Much more enjoyable than the originals, in my opinion. I didn't want to see it at first because the other ones bored me to tears, but then someone wrote this piece about Charlize Theron's character that got me interested. Tom Hardy's reaction to the question of a journalist did the rest and there I was, watching Mad Max again.

    My beef with the originals was that they basically consisted of people driving through the desert at high speed, trying to…

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  • Bridge to Terabithia

    Bridge to Terabithia 2007

    ★★★★ Watched 15 Apr, 2012

    The focus is not on the monsters/special effects, they're simply the backdrop of a wonderful movie about friendship. I thought I knew what to expect, but it was much better. Amazing actors all around, too!

  • Hard Candy

    Hard Candy 2005

    ★★★★★ Added

    If you haven't seen it: There are 5 people on the cast list. Yes, 5. Those are all the people who appear on screen during the whole movie. And 3 of them are only in for like 10 minutes, the movie basically rests on the shoulders of Patrick Wilson and Ellen Page, and boy, can these two act! Especially Ellen Page, I mean, she was 18 (looking like 14) when the movie was made and she's simply incredible in it.…