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  • The Stranger

    The Stranger 2015

    ★½ Watched 04 Oct, 2015

    A yawnsome vampire flick that thinks too highly of itself to deliver much in the way of throat-ripping action.

  • The Martian

    The Martian 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 01 Oct, 2015

    Funny, heartfelt and impressive in terms of spectacle, this is a triumphant return to form for Ridley Scott. Drew Goddard's script balances the huge ensemble of characters nicely, giving the likes of Jessica Chastain and Chiwetel Ejiofor plenty to do in supporting roles.

    Matt Damon is excellent in the lead role, whether he's quipping on Mars or crying as he gets devastatingly close to rescue. This is an excellent sci-fi, with all of the levity and heart that Interstellar sorely lacked.

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  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

    Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy 2004

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 01 Oct, 2012 3

    Hands down the funniest film to have Judd Apatow's name attached to it, Anchorman is already a comedy classic only eight years after its initial release. Many of its quotes are ingrained in popular culture and the mere mention of the film's name causes most human beings to spew forth with quotes.

    Every scene of the film crackles with quotable dialogue: Adam McKay and Will Ferrell's script being up amongst the funniest Hollywood has ever produced. In Ron Burgundy, Ferrell…

  • Scary Movie 5

    Scary Movie 5 2013

    ½ Watched 12 Apr, 2013

    I have three thoughts:

    1) Yawn.
    2) Sigh.
    3) Just fucking why?