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  • Runaway Nightmare

    Runaway Nightmare


    I took an Ambien and I have not done this is in many yeats, since livejournal days, but I’m going to go ahead right a review while the words pulsate and curve and swim away, and then post it now late in the night to find tomorrow, having forgotten I had done so.

    This was my birthday 1982 movie. It’s been a 1982 month with the 35 for 35 project, but I still had to watch at least 1 on…

  • Stephen King's It

    Stephen King's It


    There is some fine, melodramatic, ridiculous acting here that I really enjoyed, and It’s basically a ridiculous movie that tries to make balloons scary, but It also has a lot of inspired moments. I like the blending of the two periods, where it’s the adults’ story, and everything with them as kids is flashback. This definitely aided in feeling like I got to know the kids much better, and they seemed fleshed out beyond a single trait that outcasted them…

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  • Face/Off



    I saw this as a cynical, shitty teenager, and hated it. Even before revisiting it, I was deeply ashamed of this fact because I knew in my heart I was wrong. I am proud of how much I have matured in the last 17 years as a viewer of cinema, and that I can now recognize Face/Off as one of the greatest films of all time.

  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    Invasion of the Body Snatchers


    The thing Brooke Adams does with her eyes in this movie might be my favorite thing anyone has done in any movie.