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Split (2016) Review

7.5/10 Wow. I did not expect this from a director whom I have been mocking since, well, the ending of The Village in 2004. This is a quality film. Very tense, very unpredictable. A very brave approach towards storytelling. Split … Continue reading

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The Founder (2016) Review

7/10 Poor Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton). He drives from diner to diner, all the while listening to records about thinking positive and being persistent, but no one wants to buy his milkshake machine. Also, he complains a lot to waitresses … Continue reading

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The Magnificent Seven (2016) review

7/10 The Magnificent Seven is really a surprise hit for me. In this era where Hollywood has reached a state in which they turn out dreary remake after remake, I had expected all these movies to suck. I mean, look … Continue reading

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The Liebster Award!

So Liam from the Motion Picture Blog nominated me for the Liebster Award! Thank you Liam! I was so busy with being unemployed and looking for work lately that I totally forgot about this, but now I finally remember and … Continue reading

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Scent of a Woman (1992)

8.5/10 The poster says “from the director of Bevery Hills Cop”. Well, this movie is just about the polar opposite of that one. Director Martin Brest also did Meet Joe Black and finally ended his career with the horrendous Gigli. … Continue reading

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Top 5 movies that I had no interest in seeing this summer

Top 5 movies that I had no interest in seeing this summer The Secret Life of Pets Honestly, the animation looked bad. It looked like it lacked all inspiration. And not just the animation, the storyline and the characters as … Continue reading

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Naked Lunch (1991) review

8/10 The story starts in New York in the 50s where bug exterminator Bill Lee (Peter Weller) runs out of extermination powder while on a job. It turns out that his wife Joan (Judy Davis) has been shooting up the … Continue reading

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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)

8/10 Fast paced, hilarious and convoluted, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang is the movie to watch on a rainy day. Or any day, really. I had never seen it because the title didn’t pull me in. I still think it’s a … Continue reading

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Rubber (2010) review

6.5/10 Rubber is about a rubber car tire that suddenly becomes alive. It starts rolling about in the American south-west and develops a murderous personality. But is it really about a tire? Prepare to be confused. It is about audiences … Continue reading

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The Red Turtle (2016) Review

8/10 A pacific fairy tale of a man who is stranded on an uninhabited island. He builds rafts to escape, but every time, a red turtle destroys his handiwork. In time, he learns that the turtle is more than a … Continue reading

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