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  • The Guest 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 08 Sep, 2014

    An ideal companion piece for Nic Winding Refn's Drive, Adam Wingard channels the spirit of 1980s horror into slick, suspenseful thriller The Guest.

    Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens turns in a fantastic performance as the central character. Even as he ingratiates himself into the home of a kindly family, he exudes something sinister, as if there's more to him than meets the eye. As his true identity becomes clearer, Stevens ratchets up his performance beautifully.

    Wingard really wears his 80s…

  • Sex Tape 2014

    Watched 08 Sep, 2014

    And there was me thinking Cameron Diaz would be at her least sexy when she was fucking a car's windscreen in The Counsellor...

    Jason Segel is so much better than this.

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  • 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 2013

    ½ Watched 12 Apr, 2013

    I have three thoughts:

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