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  • Enter the Dragon

    Enter the Dragon

    Birth Year Challenge
    The Letterboxd Season Challenge 2018-19
    Task: Lee, Lee, Lee, or Li Week

    I think I was a bit underwhelmed because of Bruce Lee's fighting style. The producer stated in the commentary that Lee had a "one inch punch" where he could pack a lot of power in a hit very close to his opponent. As a result, a lot of fights just look like Lee is standing there and guys are falling down.

    This movie features a…

  • Frankenstein: The True Story

    Frankenstein: The True Story

    ★★½

    Birth Year Challenge
    Scavenger Hunt #53 – August 2019
    Task #30: Happy Birthday Mary Shelley! Watch a movie with Frankenstein’s Monster in it today.

    I haven't read Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, but I have to think it's not as bloated and plodding as this unedited 3 hour cut. I find it hard to believe that the public was clamoring for this full version when a good hour could've probably been chopped from it with little ill effect. This movie felt like…

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