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  • Zodiac
  • The Maltese Falcon
  • Duck, You Sucker
  • Sicario

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  • Dead & Buried

    ★★★

  • The Matrix

    ★★★★★

  • Stagecoach to Dancers' Rock

    ★★½

  • The Garment Jungle

    ★★★½

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  • The Missing

    The Missing

    ★★½

    Dull, overlong and passionless western made by someone who has seen a lot but doesn't comprehend what makes them beautiful, epic and exciting adventures. Thankfully Ron Howard can attract an incredible cast, because they are the only thing that make this poor attempt at reimagining The Searchers tolerable.

  • All Too Well: The Short Film

    All Too Well: The Short Film

    ★★★

    I think the song is 5/5 and one of the best things Taylor has ever released, but this accompanying short doesn't add much to it. Surprisingly straight-forward. It's perfectly fine.

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  • The Social Network

    The Social Network

    ★★★★★

    Mark Zuckerberg: I'm not a bad guy.
    Marylin Delpy: I know that. When there's emotional testimony, I assume that 85% of it is exaggeration.
    Mark Zuckerberg: And the other fifteen?
    Marylin Delpy: Perjury. Creation myths need a Devil.

    To me this film is perfection, but those that dislike seem to have an issue about its accuracy. This quote is almost the perfect response, as if Sorkin expected a tiny backlash and decided to give them the finger. He is a story-teller, why can't he exaggerate the truth in order for a better story?

  • Charlie Countryman

    Charlie Countryman

    ★★★½

    I have been thinking how best to describe Charlie Countryman. I couldn't think of anything that it is easily compared too, so then I thought about how it made me feel. It filled me with the same level of joy and energy that I get when I go to a summer music festival...

    And that is 100% correct. It is sun, sweat and blood drenched. It is a 100 minute acid or ecstasy trip. It is shot through a variety…