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  • No Tears for the Dead

    No Tears for the Dead


    Ok. Good action stuff! Kinda awkward w/the overacting & language switching.

  • The Wailing

    The Wailing


    Good one! Wish I had seen it theatrically tho cuz I think it loses some of its power on small screen/home viewing.

  • What We Did on Our Holiday

    What We Did on Our Holiday


    Kinda cheesy Brit film about death & dysfunctional families. Billy Connelly is great.

  • Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds

    Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds


    The Carrie/Debbie relationship reminded me a lot of my relationship w/my mom so it was kinda hard to watch. It was so very good though.
    Losing Carrie was a genuine loss. Star Wars was the LEAST amazing thing she did. What an amazing woman.

  • The Witness

    The Witness


    Good doc on a subject that I thought I knew about.

  • The Fits

    The Fits


    Original, striking & strong. Fine first film.

  • To Walk Invisible

    To Walk Invisible


    Great feminist take on women writers. Love Sally Wainwright. Another spectacular piece by her with great casting as usual.

  • Cool Hand Luke

    Cool Hand Luke


    Always good to rewatch this brilliant film!

  • Cloudburst



    This was a TRULY excellent movie. So much heart, so good re: lesbian relationships, aging, marriage, and just a great FILM.
    Dukakis is STELLAR and so is Fricker. Perfectly cast. What a gem!!!

  • Tombstone



    The cat (Wallach) loved it and I adored it. Great cast but I wish I had seen it when I wasn't sick. I got a little confused at the end bit due to fever, I think.  On the whole it was marvelous!

  • Urban Cowboy

    Urban Cowboy


    great! loved the music, cast choices.

  • Bullitt



    BULLITT was amazing, even though my fever started up again during & the plot got even more labyrinthine than initially intended. I will watch again for sure. Now, back to sleep for me. Man, this illness is painful 😖