Favorite films

  • Jurassic Park
  • Jaws
  • The Shining
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas

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  • It Should Happen to You

  • The Princess Bride

    ★★★★½

  • Careful

  • The Forbidden Room

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  • Careful

    Careful

    Ok, so I didn't pay 100% attention to this one. I wanted to watch City of Lost Children, but, apparently HBO Max has a weird way of calculating what time exactly a movie expires on it's last day. I was a bit too tired for this one, but it will also be gone tomorrow, so I figured I'd throw it on anyway.
    This one is actually a lot more straightforward than the other Guy Maddin I've watched. It looks great, but, it's not as funny as his other films.

  • Freaky

    Freaky

    Well done and fun, good balance of legit horror and comedy. I love Vince Vaughn, and he was great playing a young girl, it was funny, but he didn't take it into ridiculousness. (Ditto for Kathryn Newton.) I would really love to see Vince Vaughn do more horror.

    I was a little disappointed they didn't take the common horror tropes all the way into satire, or flip them entirely. So, the overall story is fairly predictable. Still, a fun and…

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  • The Shining

    The Shining

    ★★★★★

    Me: I'll just put on something I've seen a million times while I work.

    Me, 45 min later: OMG I never noticed that seam in the carpet before!

  • End of Days

    End of Days

    ★★★★½

    I get that I'm in the minority here, but I love this movie. Gabriel Byrne has to be in my top 5 cinematic Devil depictions. He's the perfect blend of campy sexy chaos (although I could do with more of the creepy intensity, but, this movie is more horror-light). And, I mean, the Governator is the Governator. Of course, Robin Tunney is almost too genuine as the not entirely helpless damsel in distress.
    I don't know, it's just the perfect…