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  • Kedi

    Kedi

    ★★★★½

    It was 80 minutes about how wonderful cats are, broken up periodically with my daughter yelling "Whoa" or "Kitty" or, to be honest, at least a couple of times, "Doggy" at the screen. 

    Pure entertainment.

  • Red Light

    Red Light

    ★★★

    George Raft turned down the lead in both High Sierra and more importantly The Maltese Falcon. Both roles went to Humphrey Bogart and the world is better for it. If Raft had said yes to those roles it's possible that Red Light would be far more well-known than it currently is, though given Raft's talent, or lack thereof, it's just as possible that those two earlier movies would be less known. Seriously, the man was not a good actor.

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road

    ★★★★★

    Breathe.

    You sit down in the theater and wait and get fat off of the popcorn and watch the pre-show you've already seen twice this month thanks to The Avengers opening and you listen to the preteens behind you talking and you worry that they are going to be speaking throughout the entire fucking movie and you kind of wish you were seeing this in the States where it is restricted and at least there they might be accompanied by…

  • The Descendants

    The Descendants

    ★★★★½

    I watched this again as I prepare to go to Hawaii. I have never been there before and I think this movie makes it feel like a real place and not just some kind of paradise advertised in a travel agent shop.

    This is the second time I've seen it and I had forgotten completely about the voice over. I usually am not a fan of it, but here it works. Matt King (George Clooney) is a character that for…