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  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey 1968

    Watched 19 Apr, 2015

    I don't even.

    On the one hand, this is an INSANE achievement given the film is nearing 50 years old. The design, filming and details hold up incredibly well. Plus we got to see this (my first time!) on the big screen, so it was suitably epic.

    On the other hand... what the actual fuck?!?

    Too hard to rate.

  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 2014

    ★★★ Watched 18 Apr, 2015

    After quite enjoying the last couple of films this one just seemed to fall flat. I'm hoping the final installment packs more of a punch.

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  • Drive

    Drive 2011

    ★★★★★ Watched 11 Nov, 2011 6

    A beautifully crafted film, with consideration in every shot and a kick-ass soundtrack. Winding Refn certainly earned his Best Director award at Cannes this year, helped greatly by the outstanding performances of Gosling and Mulligan. I'll definitely need to see this again, and while I'm not much a fan of ultra-violence I couldn't imagine it working any other way in this film.

  • Inception

    Inception 2010

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 02 Oct, 2011 4

    BWWAAAAAAAAAAAAAAMP!

    So epic it hurts. I'm willing to gloss over the few plot questions it leaves and just be enveloped by the killer combo of Nolan & Zimmer (whose soundtrack, incidentally, makes *everything* feel epic if you put it on loud enough).