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  • Bad Education

    Bad Education


    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    There are so many subtle things that set this movie apart. Hugh Jackman's performance is exceptional and deep. I was amazed about halfway through, to notice the code switching he used between a long island accent, and a flatter academic one. The way he used his appearance. It wasnt just the makeup, or the extra extra pounds around his waste, but the way he embodied those aspects of the character.
    Allison Janney was also amazing, in what ends up being…

  • Winter Kills

    Winter Kills


    This movie is so obscenely bad that it wraps back around to a kind of fascinating art. It's just impressive how terrible the writing, direction and performances are. Cocaine is a hell of a drug.

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    The Holy Mountain

    Cannot describe how how much I completely loathe this movie.

  • A Fish Called Wanda

    A Fish Called Wanda


    *sigh* okay, this movie is not without issues, HOWEVER it's one of the funniest movies from 1988. It's racist, misogynist, homophobic, and just generally regressive, but it also has the dumbest/funniest ever sex scene between Kevin Klein and Jamie Lee Curtis, and John Cleese has some scenes that had me howling.

    Yes, I do cringe through a few parts of it... Michael Palin's stutter, and random black face scene aren't great looks, but Curtis's character isn't just a fixture in…