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  • Aliens vs Predator: Requiem

    Aliens vs Predator: Requiem

    Look, I'm pretty sure I've seen this film? I had to have it on in the background, because it's unbearable? Or I could have just tapped out after the first one, but the AvP films are so terrible that you would have to pay me to go back and check.

  • Cabaret

    Cabaret

    ★★★★★

    This time around I happened to focus less on the musical performances, and become completely drawn in by the drama. It's a compelling, emotional, and beautiful work of art. It's a privilege to have it. However, I need to get it on blu-ray - the letterboxed DVD copy we were stuck with does the cinematography no justice.

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  • Fantasia 2000

    Fantasia 2000

    ★★★★

    Another great film to have on in the background, although the celebrity introductions are even more distracting in that context.

  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★

    I enjoyed it much more than the last time I saw it. Still isn't very good. Lynch's script adapts the novel very unevenly - the first third is fully half the film, and it runs out of space for the rest, so the film just reads like they were running out time to make the thing. And it doesn't make its own strides as a film either. Still, some great individual moments.