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  • Anomalisa

    Anomalisa 2015

    ★★★ Watched 30 Jun, 2016

    Anomalisa is awkward and strange, yet somehow also very poignant and real. No surprise when you consider it's from the brilliant and often quirky mind of Charlie Kaufman. I enjoyed it, but I think I would have enjoyed it more if it dug a little deeper into the subject matter.

    The Ron Says: See it.

  • Macbeth

    Macbeth 2015

    ★★★ Watched 26 Jun, 2016 2

    I'm not a big Shakespeare fan, but Justin Kurzel's stylish adaptation of the classic Macbeth is visually pleasing and features an excellent performance by Michael Fassbender. This is easily one of the better adaptations I've seen.

    The Ron Says: See it.

  • The Assassin

    The Assassin 2015

    ★★½ Watched 25 Jun, 2016

    Hsaio-Hsien Hou's The Assassin is a visually stunning piece of work. The cinematography, set pieces, and wardrobe all look amazing. It's too bad it's severely lacking in plot and ultimately a good looking bore.

    The Ron Says: It's worth seeing once.

  • WWE Money in the Bank 2016

    WWE Money in the Bank 2016 2016

    ★★★ Watched 20 Jun, 2016

    First off I wanna say the booking for Cena VS Styles was atrocious and really pissed me off. It hurt the entire show for me. Those two can put on a much better match and tell a way better story than what we got.

    The WWE World Heavyweight Title match was all about the swerve at the end. I loved certain aspects of it but hated it for others. WWE was obviously going for a shocking/surprising moment and they certainly achieved that.

  • NXT TakeOver: The End

    NXT TakeOver: The End 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 10 Jun, 2016

    Another solid NXT PPV. Joe Vs Balor was a bit disappointing but still really good. Match of the night goes to Nakamura VS Aries.

  • La Haine

    La Haine 1995

    ★★★ Watched 11 Jun, 2016 2

    Solid film, but I was a little bored by it. The acting and story make it well worth seeing though.

  • Where to Invade Next

    Where to Invade Next 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 28 May, 2016

    Michael Moore! You SUM BITCH! How dare you point out things like free healthcare, college tuition, paid vacation, paid maternity leave, and equality exists in other countries. How dare you show proof them sum bitches are happier and healthier than us Mericans This is Merica goddamn it! We're better than everyone else.

    Michael Moore's approach always includes humor and comes across as one sided, but so what if it's the truth? Where to Invade Next simply points out common sense…

  • WWE Extreme Rules 2016

    WWE Extreme Rules 2016 2016

    ★★½ Watched 23 May, 2016

    Match Number 1: Tornado Tag Match **1/2 stars

    The Usos VS Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson

    Okay opening match I guess. I'm just bored with The Usos. Anderson & Gallows made it intersting enough, but nothing really stood out about the match and it could have easily been a match on Raw.

    Match Number 2: U.S. Title Match **1/2 stars

    Champion Kalisto VS Rusev

    Not a fan of Kalisto or Non extreme rules matches on a PPV fucking called Extreme Rules, but…

  • The Witch

    The Witch 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 19 May, 2016

    Writer-director Robert Eggers feature length debut The Witch is a promising start to the young filmmakers career. It's a slow-burn horror film that's atmospheric and menacing. I would have liked a little more depth to the story, but Eggers nails the feel you want from a film like this from an aesthetic standpoint. I absolutely loved the atmosphere. I just didn't love the story. It was a bit too simple and left me wanting more.

    The Ron Says: See it.

  • The Voices

    The Voices 2014

    ★★★ Watched 14 May, 2016

    Marjane Satrapi's The Voices could have been complete shit. In fact I kinda expected it to be, but Ryan Reynolds takes this role as a likable guy suffering from mental illness who talks to his pets and runs with it. He's very good here, and this pitch dark comedy definitely has it's moments.

    Ryan Reynolds proves once in again, that when casts in the right roles he can be very good and very entertaining.

    The Ron Says: See it.

  • Creed

    Creed 2015

    ★★★ Watched 13 May, 2016

    First I want to say Creed was an entertaining movie. I'd call it fine for what it is. I just had a lot of issues with it. I'll list a few here.

    1. It felt like it existed in an alternate reality and I don't just mean because it's not about real boxers. Boxing is a sport that has fallen way behind MMA as the most popular combat sport. It's a sport that has almost zero stars and a sport…

  • Son of Saul

    Son of Saul 2015

    ★★★ Watched 05 May, 2016 4

    Unforgivingly grim, Son of Saul is certain to put anyone who feels even the most basic of human emotions down in the dumps. I'm sure many who suffered during the holocaust hoped and wished things would get better, but the reality was for most of them it didn't. Hope does not exist in this film. Wishing does not change anyone's fate. The quote "Wish in one hand, shit in the other, see which one fills up faster" came to mind.…