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  • My Blueberry Nights

    My Blueberry Nights

    ★★★

    I did not know that I had seen this before, but as soon as My Blueberry Nights started, it dawned on me. And I remembered that I didn’t really like it the first time.

    Perhaps I’m slightly more positive, but My feelings haven’t changed much after the rewatch. There definitely are some interesting aspects to the film, but it doesn’t come together very well. The highlight is undoubtedly David Strathairn’s performance and his character's story. The rest of the stories…

  • Red Nose Day Actually

    Red Nose Day Actually

    ★½

    A fitting homage to an overrated film: overly sentimental, overly sweet, and not very funny. Dancing Hugh Grant made me smile though.

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  • The Fly

    The Fly

    ★★★★½

    Who: Me and my girlfriend.
    Where: Our appartment.
    When: Tonight around nine, midway through a discussion about which film to watch.

    Me: "We could also see The Fly?!"

    Her: "Yeah, you've said you would like to rewatch it, but what kind of film is it?"

    Me: "Well, it's a sci-fi movie with Jeff Goldblum. It's a remake of a 50's movie."

    (both checking IMDB)

    Her: "It says it's a horror movie!"

    Me: "Yeah, it's not really a horror movie. As…

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    ★★★★★

    Happy 23rd birthday HAL!

    Time started watching: 11 pm.
    State of mind: Not tired enough to sleep, probably too tired to watch and really enjoy 2001: A Space Odyssey. I actually wanted to watch it earlier in the evening, but I couldn't convince my friend. Shame on him (even if I did enjoy watching Rush)!

    Time started writing: 2.15 am.
    State of mind: Still not tired enough to sleep, definitely too tired to write anything coherent.

    Since this isn't supposed…