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  • Save the Last Dance

    Save the Last Dance 2001

    ★★ Watched 23 Apr, 2015

    Not as affecting now that I'm not 15 and it feels super dated and full of cheese but it's entertaining enough. Kerry Washington is everything (obviously).

  • Tammy

    Tammy 2014

    ★★ Watched 22 Apr, 2015

    One of the weirdest films I've seen in a while and I can't decide if that's a compliment or not. It feels very confused: not going all-out on the comedy yet holding back on the drama. Almost like it was an indie dramedy that was reworked when Melissa McCarthy made it big. (There's a reason why that fast-food robbery was the only damn thing in all the ads, it's the only straightforward comedy piece in the whole movie!) There's an…

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  • Inglourious Basterds

    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

    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.