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  • Tomorrowland



    Overall, I liked it and it was entertaining. However, like other Damon Lindelof's works ('Lost', 'Prometheus', 'Cowboys & Aliens'), it's high concept with flaws and muddling story. Quite a bit of the story at the beginning took too long to unfold and wasn't that necessary.

    Mostly, Brad Bird keeps the pace brisk and fun, but not enough to save the movie and make it his own (ie. very good).

    Still, it's better than the actual Tomorrowland in Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney…

  • Drag Me to Hell

    Drag Me to Hell


    Ridiculous and over the top. Only watchable to make fun of it. Sam Raimi shows what a hack he is once again.

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  • Catwoman


    LOL! This is such an abomination that I love this movie! This was supposed to be a spin-off from 'Batman Returns' with Michelle Pfeiffer, but she hated wearing the uncomfortable costume and so said, "no".

    12 years on, Halle Berry gets the role! I'm sure she thought with a director called "Pitof" at the helm, how could this movie go wrong? In so many ways. There is barely a plot, effects are rubbish and those are the best bits of…

  • Beasts of the Southern Wild

    Beasts of the Southern Wild


    Pretentious, boring, dull, emotionless and plotless. This feels like it has been directed by a film school freshman who learnt some art tricks in his first semester. The camerawork is worse than 'The Blair Witch Project' and 'The Bourne Supremacy' combined. The movie is transparently manipulative from setting it post-Hurricane Katrina down to the fairy tale music.

    I have no idea why the girl/boy/it is getting praise for its acting. I have seen better acting from a nativity play performed…