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  • American Psycho 2000

    ★★★★ Watched 06 Sep, 2014

    Enjoyable from the start, American Psycho veered way more toward black comedy than it did into the gratuitous violence I was led to believe it had. The book (from memory) certainly contained a lot more detail in terms of the violent encounters, and the movie does right to lighten most of the detail there and concentrate more on the satirical humour and Bateman's unwinding.

    I have to return some video tapes.

  • Movie 43 2013

    Watched 31 Aug, 2014

    OK so my curiosity got the better of me. I normally don't log films I haven't watched all the way to the end, but who am I kidding — I'm never going back to watch the rest of this turd.

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  • 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 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).