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  • Sicario

    Sicario 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 04 Oct, 2015

    Such a dark and upsetting bummer of a movie - it feels weird to say I "enjoyed" it but it's very well done. I hated watching it and yet I couldn't look away - in other words, it's suspense done right. The cast is great and the story is interesting but what really elevates everything to another level is the cinematography and the score. Just an excellent movie through and through.

  • Sleeping with Other People

    Sleeping with Other People 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 04 Oct, 2015

    This has my vote for the most underrated film of 2015. I was eagerly anticipating this film but I also wasn't sure how high my hopes should be since every recent movie that's been touted as "redefining" or "blowing up" the romantic comedy has disappointed me in one way or another (I'm mainly thinking of "Obvious Child" -which I hated- but also "Trainwreck" -which I liked- to a lesser degree) but this was the best I could've ever hoped for:…

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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.