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  • Maggie's Plan

    Maggie's Plan 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 15 Jul, 2016

    Long story short: characters here can be over the top but there's still a delightful pathos to all of them; even Julianne Moore's extreme accent. 

    It's nice to see the Rom Com actually can be well done from time to time.

  • Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

    Whiskey Tango Foxtrot 2016

    ★★★ Watched 03 Jul, 2016

    I want to give this movie a hard time for not being ONE thing - it's not a comedy, it's not a Rom Com and it's not an introspective view on Military Journalism. It's a bit of all those things and does a decent job of it. Not great by any means... A little unfocused on the whole but still an acceptable thing to watch for the solid cast.

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  • Citizenfour

    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 Martian

    The Martian 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 01 Nov, 2015

    Remember when movies used to try to create entire scenes with CG and it looked awful? Like, so bad you wondered how anyone could look at it and come to a positive consensus that their money had been well spent? Insane. We are no longer in that time for sure.

    Beautiful looking movie. Other worldly, LITERALLY. I even enjoyed the 3D aspect of it - not something I really ever budge on.

    The book is better but that's no surprise.…