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  • Goosebumps

    Goosebumps 2015

    β˜…β˜…β˜… Watched 24 Jun, 2016

    Despite an over-abundance on cartoony CGI monsters and what feels to me like a too-tame approach (but who knows, many kids'll be terrified by it), this is an enjoyable and reverent take on the books and their author. The last act is basically Cabin In The Woods for kids, and if that wounds like high praise, well, I guess it is.

    Two Cents: cinapse.co/2016/06/24/two-cents-goosebumps

  • Cornbread, Earl and Me

    Cornbread, Earl and Me 1975

    β˜…β˜…β˜…β˜… Watched 23 Jun, 2016

    A great coming-of-age drama led by a young Laurence Fishburne in his feature film debut, surrounded by many of the great black supporting actors of the time.

    Blu-ray Review: cinapse.co/2016/06/24/cornbread-earl-and-me

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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…