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  • 4th Period Mystery

    4th Period Mystery

    ★★★½

    A nice little high school murder mystery. Kang So-ra is great as “curtain witch”, guess Koreans are the real poets and nickname-artists and everything moves quickly and in entertaining fashion.

  • Face/Off

    Face/Off

    ★★★½

    Still absolutey ridiculous and pretty entertaining but if we're being completely honest here it’s still nowhere near John’s Hong Kong work. *cue Nic Cage with Travolta’s voice yelling FUCK YOU! FUCK YOU! at me*

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  • I Saw the Devil

    I Saw the Devil

    ★★★★★

    A piano sonata of revenge that, with each note, breaks a bone, peels back your skin, slits a tendon and punches and kicks your heart and gut and stops exactly a split second before it would knock you unconscious, only to build up again and leave you more devastated the next time around.

    I Saw The Devil is a gorgeously crafted piece of cinema directed by Kim Jee-woon. The tale of a special ops agent played by Lee Byung-hun on…

  • The Raid

    The Raid

    ★★★★★

    If you look up action movie in a dictionary there's a picture of "The Raid".

    "The Raid" is the very definition of an action movie. It's action movie perfection brought to life by the amazing team of writer/director/editor Gareth Evans, indonesian silat master Iko Uwais, cinematographers Matt Flannery and Dimas Imam Subhono and choreographer/antagonist/silat master Yayan Ruhian aided by a great crew.

    When an elite police squad gets trapped in a run-down apartment block controlled by a drug lord shit…