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  • Lucy 2014

    ★★★ Watched 22 Jul, 2014

    "This is the danger inherent in movies about extremely smart characters: They can only be as smart as the people who create them, and LUCY plays like 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY as reimagined by a pothead college dropout who watched clips of Stanley Kubrick’s masterpiece on his iPhone while taking a self-defense class. Equal parts high-minded (or maybe just high) science fiction about the origins and destiny of human consciousness, and low-brow Eurotrash action flick complete with sadistic violence, breakneck…

  • Mary Reilly 1996

    ★★ Watched 21 Jul, 2014

    I did like the scene where Mr. Hyde licks Mary Reilly's rat-bite scars, which makes her eyes roll back in her head with ecstasy. That's something you don't see every day.

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  • Edge of Tomorrow 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 03 Jun, 2014 15

    This is one of those movies where a guy is stuck in a time loop.

    This is one of those movies where a guy is stuck in a time loop. And every time he redoes something, he learns a little.

    This is one of those movies where a guy is stuck in a time loop. And every time he redoes something, he learns a little. It's also the rare summer blockbuster that is very well-written; funny, smart, and it all…

  • The Paperboy 2012

    Rewatched 19 May, 2013 7

    Worst video game adaptation ever.