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  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    Close Encounters of the Third Kind

    ★★★★

    Watched this one for the first time last night and have mixed emotions about it.

    On one hand, the first half of the movie was very dull and generic; I found myself wanting to turn it off and forcing myself to pay attention. But right about halfway things started to get interesting, and just kept getting better, until a truly wonderful finale changed my mind about it completely. The use of music in this film was inspired and original.

    Glad I pushed through, but it was hard to do

  • True Lies

    True Lies

    ★★

    Cheesier than fondue, if you're into that sort of thing

    Arnold is classic Arnold, Jamie Lee Curtis is great, every other character is on the wrong side of too annoying

    Worth watching once, never twice

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  • Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

    Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

    ★★★★

    Sacha Baron Cohen has created one of the most offensive comedies ever. Absolutely disgusting and crass, depicting Americans to be largely ignorant. Americans! Citizens of the best country in the world! Outrageous. A total racist, sexist mess, that should not be watched by anyone.







    ...NOT!!!

  • Amadeus

    Amadeus

    ★★★★½

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Firstly, you will never find a movie with more beautiful, breathtaking music. Simply stunning. Even for non classical fans, it is captivating.

    Despite its title, it is the story of Salieri, the composer who reveres and yet hates Mozart for his genius. He lives his life in the shadow of Mozarts superior talent, and is driven mad by it. He can't fathom why God blessed Mozart with superior talent, a man who is in no way as pious as himself,…