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  • In the Mood for Love

    In the Mood for Love 2000

    ★★★★★ Watched 23 Aug, 2016

    Tonight I finally watched In the Mood for Love and it didn't disappoint. I've been putting this one off for years due to the idea that it may not live up to the hype. It was almost as if the film was a better idea in my mind if I didn't ever watch it. Odd, I know.

    In the Mood for Love is a masterful tale of two complex neighbors whose lives will be changed by the simple presence of…

  • Ocean's Thirteen

    Ocean's Thirteen 2007

    ★★★★ Watched 06 Aug, 2016

    By far the most overlooked chapter in the Oceans Trilogy which is a damn shame because it's pretty great. These are all things that occur in the film.

    1. George Clooney and Brad Pitt shed a tear or two while watching a segment of Oprah while also planning part of their heist. Brilliant.

    2. Don Cheadle dresses up as an Evel Knievel type character who is in full costume as he yells at Al Pacino. In this scene Don Cheadle…

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  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 03 Oct, 2014 2

    No one does fucked up quite like Fincher. That being said I fucking loved this. Granted, I may be a tad bit biased based on my love for Fincher (he is my favorite director). But, this was excellent.

    Having read the book I was worried about how this story would translate to film. Calm down everyone, it worked out just fine. Props to Gillian Flynn to sticking to her story and writing one hell of a screenplay. And props to…

  • Children of Men

    Children of Men 2006

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 16 Jan, 2014 3

    Today, I embarked on a journey. A joint journey in which Gustav letterboxd.com/gustavr/ and I are very excited about. Over the next few weeks we will be going back and re-watching some of our all time favorite films. Today we began with the love of my life, Children of Men.

    When I was in the eighth grade, my love for films truly began. I was on my way to Florida on a family vacation and had rented some movies off…