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  • Peep

    Peep "TV" Show 2003

    ½ Watched 31 Jul, 2015

    Fetishises the 9-11 attacks in a way which made me feel physically ill.

    Add that to incoherent, disjointed storytelling and ugly visuals for a really unpleasant experience.

    Throw in a dash of animal cruelty while you're at it.

    I hated this movie.

  • Immoral Tales

    Immoral Tales 1974

    ★½ Watched 27 Jul, 2015

    Well-shot pornography. Thanks for the recommendation, Mubi, I guess.

    The version they had was 20 minutes longer than the one listed here, and included the footage which became The Beast. I can see why that might have been cut out.

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  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 01 Oct, 2014

    One of the year's very best movies.

    David Fincher never gives me exactly what I'm expecting. Here, I wasn't even close. I'm told that while the plot sticks close to the book, the utterly bizarre sense of humour is new for the movie.

    It's a tone that turns an insane plot into something truly special. Fincher knew how crazy this story was, and by the time it gets where it's going, it felt like the plot itself was part of…

  • Transformers: Age of Extinction

    Transformers: Age of Extinction 2014

    ★★ Watched 25 Jun, 2014

    Look, it's exactly as good as the last one was. What that means depends on who you are.

    For my part, while it's one of the biggest special effects spectaculars of the year, it's still an hour too long, and filled with humour that doesn't work and action you can't see.

    It's almost incredible how little replacing the lead characters changed the movie. Wahlberg is supposed to be the hero, but he's repetitive and annoying about his daughter the whole…