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  • Kung Fu Hustle

    Kung Fu Hustle

    ★★★★½

    Would've been a 5 star had it not been for the goddamn cgi.

  • Blue Velvet

    Blue Velvet

    ★★★★½

    Now this is a conventional- I mean accessible Lynch film done right. It's the most straightforward of the bunch and even ends properly, but the twisted nature of man and sadistic brutality is what makes it stand out above the herd and define David's work.

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  • Memento

    Memento

    ★★★★★

    Dear Christopher Nolan,

    I was rewatching Memento the other day and this question kept popping into my head: "Why aren't you making movies like these anymore"? That's not to say that you're recent outings suck by any means, but if there is one major flaw that I have with them, it's that they've got nothing on this. What made Memento so great is that you were able to tell a mature and effective crime thriller without having to ponder to…

  • A Simple Plan

    A Simple Plan

    ★★★★

    A Simple Plan is an impressive 180 turn from Sam Raimi. It was unfairly compared to Fargo, giving people at the time an excuse to dismiss this little gem. Fargo is the better movie in terms of originality and execution, but I found A Simple Plan to be just as unsettling.

    During winter in a small-town, three buddies accidentally stumble upon 4 million dollars in an abandoned aircraft. Predictably, greed gets the best of these men, driving them to madness,…