Munro

biggest pet shop boys fan this side of newport

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Favorite films

  • Blade Runner
  • Apocalypse Now
  • Amadeus
  • Call Me by Your Name

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  • Aladdin

    ★★★★½

  • The Bourne Identity

    ★★★½

  • Jurassic Park

    ★★★★½

  • The Man with the Answers

    ★★★★

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  • Aladdin

    Aladdin

    ★★★★½

    Aladdin is a sci-fi movie!




    (Disney Plus is also complete ass. Frame smoothing? Jittery playback any time the audio gets loud? Billion dollar fuck fest.)

  • The Bourne Identity

    The Bourne Identity

    ★★★½

    I've grown up in the shadow of this as I'm a Bond lover at heart, meaning most of what I've heard of the Bourne trilogy comes from people saying how much better it is.

    Identity is definitely a proper dust-blower compared to the shaky state spy films were in by 2002, either being camp parodies (Austin Powers, Johnny English) or just fucking ridiculous (Die Another Day). This, on the other hand, is so grounded and street-level. I love the confidence…

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  • 9/11: Inside the President's War Room

    9/11: Inside the President's War Room

    ★★★½

    Rating it that highly for the insight it provides into the attitude of these people. The arrogance truly knows no bounds.

    Dick Cheney referring to Russia as "the Soviets" even in a peace-seeking context absolutely sent me. What backwards-ass world are you living in? Almost as galling was President Bush's CIA representative saying that there was "no mention of terrorism" in the daily security briefing in the most carefree way possible, after it was proven that years of intel about…

  • Dune

    Dune

    ★★★★★

    Been buzzed all week to see this again. Second viewing was breathtaking. My chest aches over the fact that a film like this could exist, where every shot is so deep, refined and awe-inspiring. The imagination that has gone in to realising every detail and convention of the book is miraculous. Calling the casting 'perfect' does not do it justice - really want to highlight Charlotte Rampling's performance, I've loved her in other stuff but she delivers in this.

    The…