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  • Django Unchained 2012

    ★★★★ Watched 05 Jan, 2014 2

    I'm not sure why I waited this long to see Django Unchained, for some reason it just didn't really appeal to me as much as Tarantino's other movies. (I've still not brought myself to watch Death Proof).

    Jamie Foxx is Django, a man sold into slavery and freed by Dr King Schultz, (brilliantly played by Christoph Waltz), on the condition Django helps him bring in a bounty. Django shows a talent for the bounty hunting business, so they form a…

  • Star Trek Into Darkness 2013

    ★★★★ Rewatched 04 Jan, 2014

    JJ Abrams rebooted Star Trek universe continues in an extremely fast paced, fun and totally unsubtle 'homage' to The Wrath of Khan.

    There are holes in the plot you could fly the Enterprise through but I really don't understand all of the hate this movie gets.

    The production design is great, the Klingons looks menacing for the first time in a long time and Pope Dirk Benedict Cumberbatch is positively scenery chewing as 'John Harrison'. It's worth watching for his…

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  • Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith 2005

    ★★★ Rewatched 10 Nov, 2012 8

    After the mediocre episode I and the pretty awful episode II, this is much more like it! The opening 30 minutes are closer in tone to the original trilogy than anything that's gone before. The relationship between Anakin and Obi-Wan is played really well by Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen, it really makes you feel more sad when it disintegrates by the film's climax.

    Ian McDiarmid steals the movie out from everyone as Palpatine/Sidious. He has so much fun hamming…

  • Airplane! 1980

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 12 Aug, 2012 2

    -Surely this is the best comedy of all time?
    -It is and don't call me Shirley.

    What can I write about this movie that hasn't been written before? Not a lot I guess. I will just say that sitting this watching it with my girlfriend who had never seen it was a joy.

    The HD transfer looked good (even though it exposes some of the wire work that goes on throughout the movie) and it still has the power to…