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  • The Nomi Song 2004

    ★★★★ Watched 19 Dec, 2014

    A wonderful (albeit ultimately tragic) slice of late 70's, early 80's avant garde new wave. Nomi may not be a household name but his story is worth a listen. Some odd editing choices in the film but overall compelling enough to make me want to dig up full performance footage.

  • The Babadook 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 18 Dec, 2014

    I don't love horror movies but this has an excellent lo-fi-ness to the scares that keeps it creepy but doesn't even try to make it gruesome or overwhelming. Deserving of the praise it is receiving, it's intense, weird and just the right amount of creepy

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  • Citizenfour 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 08 Dec, 2014

    If I were a more eloquent individual I could wax on about how powerful and important this movie is. The story of such a huge dissent told while it is happening is a bit unreal. I wish there were some uplifting message at the end about governments reigning it in but I saw none.

    Must see for anyone. Period.

  • The Immigrant 2013

    ★★½ Watched 02 Aug, 2014

    Cinematography was honestly gorgeous. Can't sing it's praises enough. Acting was believable and solid. However, Story was boring, predictable and unengaging (for me, remember this is subjective).

    Would not recommend but would suggest looking up screenshots or snippets just to enjoy the cinematography.