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  • Guardians of the Galaxy 2014

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 11 Sep, 2014

    Round 6: I've seen it enough now that it feels like an old friend and yet I'm still noticing new things about it.

  • Prime 2005

    Watched 10 Sep, 2014

    Looks and feels weirdly dated even though it's less than a decade old. One of those sitcommy "if everyone would just be honest with each other literally everything would be fine" plots that drives me crazy. Meryl Streep and Uma Thurman are talented enough to make this watchable but just barely.

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  • Inglourious Basterds 2009

    ★★★★★ Watched 17 Sep, 2009 2

    I can't even think of words to describe the ways I love this movie. Masterfully clever, shocking, nail-bitingly tense, hilarious - the cast is a once in a lifetime cavalcade of awesome and I have no doubt that there are a number of scenes that will be studied in film classes years from now. Definitely Quentin Tarantino's most mature, coherent film and arguably his best. QT deserved the Best Original Screenplay Oscar this year and it is a travesty that Melanie Laurent wasn't even nominated for her performance.

  • In Bruges 2008

    ★★★★ Watched 21 Oct, 2012

    Not at all what I was expecting - in a good way. Funny, interesting and surprisingly somber at times; I can see myself revisiting this film quite a bit in the future.