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  • Jackie Brown

    Jackie Brown 1997

    ★★★★½ Watched 08 Aug, 2015

    Viewed this as part of an amazing screening with Pam Grier at the Alamo Drafthouse. What a night, and what a film!

    An Evening With Pam Grier in Kansas City: cinapse.co/2015/08/08/an-evening-with-pam-grier-in-kansas-city

  • Captain America: The First Avenger

    Captain America: The First Avenger 2011

    ★★★★ Rewatched 05 Aug, 2015

    I'd only seen this once previously and considered it a lesser Marvel film. After a great first half, the pacing gets weird and breezes over Cap's WWII battles. But knowing this the second time, and with the connective tissue of The Winter Soldier continuing the story, I enjoyed this far more on the second viewing.

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  • Ernest Scared Stupid

    Ernest Scared Stupid 1991

    ★★★½ Rewatched 29 Oct, 2013 1

    12-year-old Me: ★★★★★
    32-year-old Me: ★★
    Composite Score: ★★★½

    I can live with that.

  • Gravity

    Gravity 2013

    ★★★★½ Watched 17 Sep, 2013

    I've been waiting anxiously seven years for Alfonso Cuarón to bless us again. It's been that long since Children Of Men, a film so phenomenal and powerful that it changed the way I view and think about movies. It was one of my first HD-DVD purchases, and went on to become the most watched in my collection until the format eventually succumbed to Blu-Ray.

    Gravity is likewise an astounding and absolutely gorgeous film, and regardless of how you may end…