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  • Outlaw King

    Outlaw King

    ★★★

    Beautifully shot... so much to the point that I'm tempted to give this another half a star on that merit alone.

  • Timecrimes

    Timecrimes

    ★★★

    Film #2 off my Scavenger Hunt 44.
    Task 11/30: A movie featuring a song by Blondie or a movie starring Debbie Harry

    I'm pleased to have finally seen this -- it's been high on my watchlist for what seems like forever. I found this to be highly entertaining, though not quite the masterpiece that others have deemed it. The lead makes this really amusing. It's not often that you get an "every man" time travel film and this adds quite a bit of levity to the plot.

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  • Gremlins

    Gremlins

    ★★★½

    Film #1 for Scavenger Hunt 19 - October 2016
    Task 3/31: A Saturn Award winner for Best Horror Film.

    Film #7 of 31 for Hoop-Tober 3.0
    7 films from franchises - (3/7)

    It has been a very long while since my last viewing of Gremlins, and I was pleased with how well it held up. I was also genuinely impressed with the delicate balance of humor, scariness, camp, and family-friendly qualities. I find that most movies which attempt to span…

  • The Fly

    The Fly

    ★★★★½

    Film #1 off my Scavenger Hunt 43.
    Task 22/31: Choose a Natural Horror movie (a movie where animals or plants are the antagonist)

    Film #17 of 31 for Hoop-Tober 5.0
    6 film from horror masters (4/6): Cronenberg
    2 flying things that kill you films (1/2)

    "Oh... that's disgusting."

    I've always thought this was such a great film and was pleased to have the excuse to rewatch it for the first time in nearly 10 years. Cronenberg wastes no time --…