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  • The Unknown

    The Unknown 1927

    ★★★★ Watched 02 Jan, 2014

    This bizarre film was thought to be lost forever, until it turned up in France in the late sixties. I'm glad it did turn up because it's a great piece of film history, and very entertaining to watch. Lon Chaney is so fantastic in this he actually manages to gain my sympathy even though Alonzo is a creepy, murderous maniac. Joan Crawford said that she learned how to act by working with Chaney in this film. The film is masterfully…

  • Breaking the Girls

    Breaking the Girls 2013


    Alfred Hitchcock and Patricia Highsmith are probably rolling in their graves.

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  • Play It Again, Sam

    Play It Again, Sam 1972

    ★★★ Added

    I'm sure someday I'll be hallucinating old movie stars too. Probably Ingrid though, not Bogie, or maybe Dooley Wilson, Sam was always my favorite anyway.

  • Sunshine

    Sunshine 2007

    ★★ Added

    I'm surprised at how many people loved this film.

    I just didn't like it overall. The cinematography was beautiful and the acting wasn't terrible. However, the entire second half of the film made little sense. It was hard to follow and near the end I was constantly wondering how Cillian Murphy's character wasn't dead yet.