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  • Fury 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 23 Oct, 2014

    + Great performances by the main cast.
    + Genuinely thrilling and suspenseful.
    + Visually appealing

    - Suspension of disbelief is tested during the third act.
    - The pacing is off during a few sequences.

  • A Walk Among the Tombstones 2014

    ★½ Watched 16 Oct, 2014

    + Liam Neesson's performance and presence is excellent as always.
    + Consistent visual style that fits the tone of the film.

    - Sense of mystery is quickly erased.
    - Pacing seems off, and the third act drags out a bit.
    - 1999 setting doesn't seem to add anything to the plot.
    - Antagonists lack depth.

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  • Looper 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 29 Nov, 2012

    A brilliant film. Time travel is a hard thing to do right, but Looper gets it just right, even making fun of the process of time travel for a second.

  • X-Men: Days of Future Past 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 22 May, 2014

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    Now Days of Future Past has the task of blending the two sub-franchises into one coherent timeline, and it does so in…