Austin Farnsworth

I like watching movies more than I like going to parties

Favorite films

  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
  • Before Sunrise
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • The Godfather

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  • Stalker

    ★★★★★

  • Castle in the Sky

    ★★★★½

  • My Neighbor Totoro

    ★★★★½

  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

    ★★½

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  • Castle in the Sky

    Castle in the Sky

    ★★★★½

    Even after my 10th movie of theirs, the  creativity of Ghibli films is still blowing my mind.

    Scorecard

    Personal Enjoyment: 4.5
    Emotional Appeal: 4.5
    Direction: 4.5-
    Acting: N/A
    Dialogue: 4.5+
    Visuals: 4.5+
    Sound: 4.5-
    Overall Rating: 91

  • Stalker

    Stalker

    ★★★★★

    “Everything I have is here.”

    Hm. I figured I would eventually end up giving this that perfect rating, yet I feel strange doing so. I feel like I still haven’t understood enough. Not every piece connects although I’m confident it does, I’m just not seeing it clearly. 

    I enjoyed this, surprisingly. I never really felt like looking away. Mainly because I knew that if I did, I would be missing a key line or thought. 

    The direction was better than…

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  • Tropic Thunder

    Tropic Thunder

    ★★★★

    “Take a step back and literally
    F*CK YOUR OWN FACE.” 

  • Warrior

    Warrior

    ★★★★½

    “I needed this guy back when I was a kid.
    I don’t need you now.”

    Every time Tom Hardy walked out of the cage after knocking out his opponent, I literally came in my pants a little.
    The fight scenes got my blood pumping more than the most intense moment in a mystery thriller about serial killers... and I love mystery thrillers about serial killers. 
    Those scenes were the obvious highlight of the film. It was hard to really connect with…