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  • Across the Pacific

    Across the Pacific 1942

    ★★★★ Watched 22 Feb, 2015

    Part espionage, part action, part romance, Across the Pacific may not be considered a great entry in the filmography of all/most involved, but this story of espionage on the high seas was a lot of fun. It reunited the stars and director of The Maltese Falcon and while it obviously never touches that level of quality it still manages to be a lot of fun. There's loads of story going on, with a romance plot being combined with the spying…

  • Lady Killer

    Lady Killer 1933

    ★★★½ Watched 19 Feb, 2015

    James Cagney is an usher in a movie theatre and part time gambler turned burglar turned fugitive turned movie star and his past comes back to haunt him after he hits it big. And yes, he's a Lady Killer as well, but that is to be expected.

    This fast paced film is a lot of fun and pokes quite a bit of fun at the movie industry, Cagney does a good Cagney, and it also features a nice assortment of…

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  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 08 Oct, 2014 2

    It's probably good David Fincher made Alien 3 if only to confirm the fact that he is human after all.

    I am not quite sure what to say about Gone Girl other than pretty much acknowledging nay pledging my adulation for it right here. I want to say this isn't a perfect film, but I can't find any fault with it. From stars Ben Affleck - I never hated him, but after this i don't see why anyone still would…

  • Panic Room

    Panic Room 2002

    ★★★★ Watched 23 Aug, 2014 2

    That one David Fincher feature film that I still needed to see.

    Panic Room may seem like the most straightforward film in Finchers oeuvre. It's a thriller about a woman (Jodie Foster) and her daughter (Kristen Stewart) who just moved into an old New York house. In their first night robbers arrive and they flee into the safe room the house is equipped with. The big conundrum is that whatever the robbers seek is in this so-called panic room.

    It's…