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  • The Reflecting Skin

    The Reflecting Skin


    Taken from an essay I wrote for my MP - Horror class. 

    Every now and then, a movie catches you by surprise...even as you're experiencing it. Sometimes, a movie even seems to coalesce suddenly before your very eyes (and in your heart). And as it reaches that final, human crescendo, you're left unexpectedly breathless, overcome emotionally by the movie's impact. Such a movie is Philip Ridley's bizarre 1991 effort, The Reflecting Skin. It's not an easy film to watch or…

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  • The Lovers

    The Lovers


    A welcome and enjoyable twist on the broken marriage movie formula.

  • Home for the Holidays

    Home for the Holidays


    A bittersweet character study, and the perfect way to end another cold and snowy Thanksgiving.

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  • Interstellar



    Quite possibly Nolan's worst effort to date. An expository load of drivel that has the gumption to continually assault its audience with unnecessary information. If you don't get sick of characters explaining things that make no sense, you'll be bored senseless by the emotionally manipulative score and the ineptitude of the storytelling. "Disastrous" doesn't even begin to highlight the movie's lack of restraint.

  • Inside Out

    Inside Out


    Mad Max who?