Favorite films

  • Rocky IV
  • Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives
  • Ginger Snaps
  • Inception

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  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    ★★½

  • Predators

    ★★★½

  • Meltdown: Three Mile Island

    ★★★★

  • Predator 2

    ★★½

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  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    Everything Everywhere All at Once

    Finally watched this, but I may have picked the wrong evening for it. Ironically, my mind was wandering a little too much (and I didn't realize this is 140 freaking minutes long, same as The Northman).

    Evelyn (Michelle Yeoh) is a stressed out laundromat owner with a gay daughter troubling her and her elderly father, a hopeless husband who means well but is at the end of his rope, and a big night to attend, but before she does she…

  • Predators

    Predators

    Yep, undoubtedly still my second favorite installment, and the only one that I think comes close to the first (too close in some ways, copying it slavishly at times).

    While the premise and the characters are laughably simplistic ("a group of elite soldiers and killers all fall onto the Predator homeworld, nobody knows how or why or who they even are exactly: the movie"), I still think it is handled with enough passion and bravado to largely work and work…

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  • The Terminator

    The Terminator

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    50 fucking stars. A hundred. The Terminator is, was, and always has been one of the greatest science-fiction action thrillers ever made.

    Let me kick it off with a story or two. The first time I ever saw this movie, I would've been about 6 or 7 years old. I was staying with my dad (a shady character) and older brother in a hotel room downtown. We were all eagerly looking forward to the movie, even though my parents had…

  • Possession

    Possession

    "There is nothing to fear except God, whatever that means to you."
    "For me, God is a disease."
    "That's why through a disease we can reach God."

    (Someone actually wrote those lines, and these actors had to say them with a straight face)

    I watched Possession because several people on my friends list seem to agree that it's the greatest thing since the invention of pizza, and that it's far superior to The Final Conflict, which came out the same…