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  • Ali 2001

    ★★★½ Watched 26 Feb, 2015

    I really wish they'd make an Ali miniseries. There's just no way you can make a movie that gives a comprehensive look at Ali's life, there's just too much ground to cover. But Michael Mann makes a damn good attempt to do so here. Altogether a pretty straightforward biopic but Mann's style really elevates it.

  • See No Evil, Hear No Evil 1989

    ★★½ Watched 24 Feb, 2015

    "Blind, deaf, what is this a joke?" - Kevin Spacey in a British(?) accent.

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  • Men in Black 1997

    ★★★½ Watched 22 Feb, 2014 1

    Men in Black stands out as a great franchise starting film that does it all with such simplicity. The world-building here is just fantastically done as you're never questioning the film's lineup of aliens or the methods that go about tracking them. This is all thanks to the 1990's answer to the 1980's Tom Hanks, Will Smith, who gives you plenty of charisma as you learn about the world of Men in Black as he does.

    While just from the…

  • The People vs. Larry Flynt 1996

    ★★★★ Watched 25 Aug, 2013

    With The People vs. Larry Flynt being my third film into Milos Forman's so far excellent filmography I've found a similar threads throughout his works, primarily in his protagonists' desire to question and change and push the envelope of the worlds around them. With Jack McMurphy in Cuckoo's Nest he was pushing the insane asylum to its limit, and in Man on the Moon Andy Kaufman was taking comedy and entertainment above and beyond where people thought it could go.…