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  • Kong: Skull Island

    Kong: Skull Island


    Ape-ocalypse Now

  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    Monty Python and the Holy Grail


    The 'Citizen Kane' of silly movies. 

    My Dad convinced me for years that the character of Patsy (played by Terry Gilliam) was actually played by Ian Fleming, author of the James Bond novels. 

    An absurd thing to tell your son, and a very absurd movie. 
    Well played, Dad.

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  • Avengers: Infinity War

    Avengers: Infinity War


    HooOoOoOoOo boy.

    After Thor Ragnarok, I was really beginning to feel the MCU Fatigue. I saw this at the midnight showing, and didn't really have high hopes.
    This is a behemoth of a film, with an extremely tight screenplay. The Russo brothers have trimmed the fat off of any scenes for a fast paced adventure that is a true climax to ten years of build up. They've done something brave and bold with this, and I'm genuinely excited to see where it goes from here.

  • It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World

    It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World


    Responsible for many good Simpsons moments, and Rat Race.
    Not sure it needed to be 163 minutes, but it's a lot of fun.

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  • Mulholland Drive

    Mulholland Drive


    I love rewatching Lynch films with my brother who's watching for the first time. 

    Brother five minutes before starting - "It can't be THAT weird". 

    Brother five minutes after finishing - "I never want to watch that ever again". 

    True art.

  • The Cloverfield Paradox

    The Cloverfield Paradox


    Rewatched with the WHM podcast commentary track on. I was definitely caught up with over excitement on first viewing, but I still think this is a fun, stupid space romp.