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  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    ★★★★

    Great performances but I'm not in love with the script. In Bruges is still my favorite McDonagh film.

    My perspective is effected by the fact that we had a missing murdered cousin, whose murder has never been solved. I can't watch at a detach something like this.

  • His Highness Abdullah

    His Highness Abdullah

    ★★★½

    I think most of this movie was over my head but there's sublime music and Mohanlal is dreamy!

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  • Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

    Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge

    ★★★★★

    At this point, I've lost count of how many times I've watched DDLJ. I may need a Raj/Simran intervention.

    Turned it on while doing some computer busywork, and ended up watching it from beginning to end. I'd watched bits and pieces lately but not the whole thing in one sitting. The hotel scene and then the one on the bridge (Turn.....turn) are when the movie really gets into gear for me.

    I noticed something I had not caught before. Simran…

  • Captain Fantastic

    Captain Fantastic

    ★★★★½

    Captain Fantastic may have been my favorite film of Sundance 2016. Viggo Mortenson is a home schooling father with six children in the wilderness forest somewhere in the Pacific Northwest. The film opens with him teaching his oldest son to hunt a deer by making him kill it with only a knife and wrestling it to the ground. The young actor who plays the oldest son was amazing. The family must leave their forest home to attend a funeral, and…