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  • In Time

    In Time


    I wanted to rate this film better, I really did, but I can't bring myself to do it. There's nothing inherently wrong with it, but there was a lot more potential at the script level. That said I did enjoy it a fair amount. It's worth seeing if you haven't watched it, but it won't become your new favourite.

  • The Descendants

    The Descendants


    I'm not crazy about George Clooney, but his performance in this movie is incredible. It's a beautiful tale about doing the right thing that's emotionally gripping.
    Be sure you're able to get locked in with a charged story, and try to be immersed in the sound - it's simple but extremely effective sound design.

  • Transformers: Dark of the Moon

    Transformers: Dark of the Moon


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

    If action is your thing, Michael Bay brings it. I give it 2.5 stars for the craftsmanship of the technicians, not for the story. Would have been 3 stars if one of the lead characters changed in the middle of the series. If eyecandy is the pursuit they did a nice job of finding a replacement, but there are parts of what little plot, namely the big kiss at the end, the I love you, all that, would have been…

  • Limitless



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

    I enjoyed this film quite a bit, but I was left with the following on my mind, which was never addressed:
    Just because we could doesn't mean we should.
    At the end of the day I suppose this is alright because it was following Eddie's story, not a morality tale, just a bit disappointing.