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  • Hard Candy

    Hard Candy

    ★★★★½

    July 2018 Challenge - Connection to previous movie - Ellen Page

    Is this some kind of teenage joke?
    Teenage? Yeah. Joke? No.

    Forgot how good this was. Ellen Page is amazing. She goes from a sweet Juno-esque teenager to scary in an instant. Patrick Wilson is also great. Most of the movie is just them talking to each, and it's excellent. Kind of takes a step down when other people are introduced. Nothing against them, it just felt unnecessary. I love the ending.

  • Whip It

    Whip It

    ★★★★

    July 2018 Challenge - Connection to previous movie - Kristen Wiig

    Drew Barrymore's directorial debut. It's full of movie cliches, but it's so entertaining, I don't care. I love the cast. It's nice to see a sports movie about a sport that I don't think has been covered before. It's fun, funny, and I even get a little teary eyed at a couple points.

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  • Blacksmith Scene

    Blacksmith Scene

    ★★★

    Considered to be the first film with "acting" as three men hammer an anvil and pass a beer around. I call shenanigans on the guy on the left. He's clearly faking drinking the beer.

  • The Barn

    The Barn

    ★★★

    Basically bought this dvd just because Linnea Quigley is in it. I was a little skeptical of all the 4.5 and 5 star reviews I was reading on here. Was this really going to be that good? Well, no. Turns out, many of the reviews are fake. How do I know this? Because I looked at the profiles and saw that The Barn was the only movie these people reviewed. I even noticed several of them on IMDB. I knocked…