Daniel PG Simpson

Daniel PG Simpson

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Known on Youtube as Eyebrow Cinema. I like movies and Heavy Metal.

Favorite films

  • The Godfather: Part II
  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  • Citizen Kane
  • Seven Samurai

Recent activity

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  • The Maltese Falcon

    ★★★★★

  • Brink of Life

    ★★★

  • Cruella

    ★★½

  • Margaret

    ★★★★

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  • The Maltese Falcon

    The Maltese Falcon

    ★★★★★

    "I don't care who loves who. I won't play the sap for you."

    This movie rules. I could listen to these people talk all day.

  • Brink of Life

    Brink of Life

    ★★★

    It's funny what expectations can do to you. Had I seen Brink of Life near the beginning of my Bergmanathon, when I was watching movies like Crisis and Thirst, I probably would have found it pretty impressive. This is, after all, a mature drama about abortion and reproductive rights made with a great degree of dignity and skill. The tone does not waver, the performances are solid, there's nary a fault to be found in Bergman's direction. This is also…

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  • Inception

    Inception

    ★★★★★

    I've never really understood the people who hate on Inception. This is a truly awesome movie that thrills in a veriety of ways. The very concept is enticing enough, but Nolan's intricate creation and exploration of the idea is what makes things great. This is a fully fleshed out idea that has depth and intricacy, and to see Nolan do so many creative things with such a fresh science-fiction concept is really a treat. Additionally, I really like all of…

  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    ★★★★★

    I didn't mean to follow up Inception with another science-fiction film involving entering the human mind, but this is the film my brother wanted to watch. Like Inception, one of the great pleasures of Eternal Sunshine is the details of the process. The idea of a company who specializes in erasing painful memories is brilliant and Charlie Kaufman fleshes out the idea with so many interesting details of the deed is carried out. Kaufman also creates some very human, multi-faceted…