Dan Mecca

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Watching movies since 1988. Making movies since 2011.

Favorite films

  • Great Expectations
  • Somewhere
  • Kingdom of Heaven
  • The Battle of Algiers

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  • No Sudden Move

    ★★★★

  • The Guard

    ★★★

  • The Greatest Love Story Never Told

    ★★★★

  • The Guilt Trip

    ★★★½

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  • Dune: Part Two

    Dune: Part Two

    ★★★★

    In which Zendaya says “fucking whoops”

  • Sabrina

    Sabrina

    ★★★★★

    A cool thing that used to happen in movies is one character would get on a normal plane and then another character would take the Concorde and catch up.

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  • Oppenheimer

    Oppenheimer

    ★★★★★

    Nolan’s magic act is that he appears to make complicated films but, in fact, makes very simple ones. Here may be his crowning achievement.

    A character study of the American man who destroyed the world. 

    He felt bad about what he did, and for this his country punished him. But perhaps nobody punished him more than himself.

    Cillian Murphy has always played complexity well. His angular face betrays his open blue eyes. On the other hand, rarely do we see…

  • You, Me and Dupree

    You, Me and Dupree

    ★★★★

    I’ll never apologize for loving this movie.

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