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  • The Ladykillers

    The Ladykillers 2004

    β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜… Watched 06 Feb, 2016

    Certainly a lesser entry in the Coens' repertoire, and yet not nearly as bad as it's often made out to be. While I find the constant profanity tiring and the black stereotypes concerning, what remains is an amusing and silly comedy with some standout performances from Tom Hanks and J.K. Simmons.

    Veteran TV writer and producer Michael Price (The Simpsons, F For Family) joined us to revisit and possibly reanalyze this divisive film.

    Two Cents:

  • The Dead Next Door

    The Dead Next Door 1989

    β˜…β˜…β˜…Β½ Rewatched 01 Feb, 2016

    The world's greatest Super 8 film. The Dead Next Door has a huge sense of scope and awesome practical effects, and the gnarly but humorous tone is perfect for this sort of film.

    The movie has just made the jump to Blu-ray in one of the most impressively stuffed indie releases of all time. Check it out!

    Blu-ray Review:

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  • Ernest Scared Stupid

    Ernest Scared Stupid 1991

    β˜…β˜…β˜…Β½ Rewatched 29 Oct, 2013 1

    12-year-old Me: β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…
    32-year-old Me: β˜…β˜…
    Composite Score: β˜…β˜…β˜…Β½

    I can live with that.

  • Gravity

    Gravity 2013

    β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜…Β½ Watched 17 Sep, 2013

    I've been waiting anxiously seven years for Alfonso CuarΓ³n 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…