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  • Wild Style

    Wild Style 1983

    ★★★½ Watched 26 Jul, 2015

    An exciting glimpse into early 80s New York hip hop. While the MC battles are a bit corny and dated, it's easy to recognize the influence they spread throughout future generations of rappers. The scenes of emceeing and dancing and spray painting bring all kinds of different energies together into one wonderful, encompassing whole: lively, rhythmic, musical, visual, kinetic, wild.

  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★★★ Added

    "Don't breathe..."

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  • Whiplash

    Whiplash 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 19 Nov, 2014

    I don't know about you, but the premise sounds dull enough that I would have passed on this movie if not for some really positive word of mouth. And am I glad I listened, because Whiplash is thrilling -- I mean, scenes of jazz band rehearsal had me actually thrilled more than any goddamn helicopter explosion or whatever probably could have.

    Miles Teller plays an unassuming college freshman, the kind of teen who still goes to the movies with his…

  • It's Such a Beautiful Day

    It's Such a Beautiful Day 2012

    ★★★★★ Watched 29 Mar, 2014

    A strange, painful, beautiful, lovely work of art. At once a harrowing microcosm and a soaring macrocosm . Normally, I roll my eyes at the term "masterpiece," but holy shit, what else would you call this.