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Films I've Seen in 2016 (August)

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People who added this item 690 Average listal rating (485 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 7
Jack Reacher (2012)
When: August 3rd
First-Time Viewing: No.
How: DVD from my collection.
What'd I Think?: Smart, clever, intense action thriller.
My Previous Rating: 9/10
My Next Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 789 Average listal rating (571 ratings) 5.4 IMDB Rating 6.1
Suicide Squad (2016)
When: August 6th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters
What'd I Think?: Kind of entertaining, but heavily flawed, disjointed experience.
My Rating: 6/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 9064 Average listal rating (5690 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.8
Titanic (1997)
When: August 9th
First-Time Viewing: No.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Basic story, but a grand visual spectacle.
My Previous Rating: 9/10
My Next Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 200 Average listal rating (136 ratings) 6.1 IMDB Rating 6.1
When: August 10th
First-Time Viewing: No.
How: VidAngel App.
What'd I Think?: Still really fun genre mashing, and original.
My Previous Rating: 8/10
My Next Rating: 8/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 524 Average listal rating (289 ratings) 5.4 IMDB Rating 5.3
Ghostbusters (2016)
When: August 11th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Occasionally funny, but underwhelming, mostly unnecessary reboot.
My Rating: 6/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 1357 Average listal rating (906 ratings) 6.3 IMDB Rating 7.2
When: August 11th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Gleefully offensive, mostly brilliant, insanely funny satire.
My Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 3413 Average listal rating (2123 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.7
When: August 11th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Mostly funny and charming, even if it doesn't break from its conventional roots.
My Rating: 7/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 83 Average listal rating (50 ratings) 5.3 IMDB Rating 5.2
When: August 12th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Bizarrely experimental, technically impressive, if overly ambiguous Lynch-esque horror film.
My Rating: 6/10
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People who added this item 712 Average listal rating (449 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.1
Side Effects (2013)
When: August 12th-13th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Smart, intense, well made, gripping psychological thriller.
My Rating: 10/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 152 Average listal rating (94 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.9
When: August 13th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Message somewhat unclear, but very charming, and funny biopic.
My Rating: 7/10
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People who added this item 114 Average listal rating (90 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6
The Gambler (2014)
When: August 13th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Entertaining, engaging, and well acted cautionary tale.
My Rating: 8/10
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People who added this item 138 Average listal rating (92 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.2
71 (2014)
When: August 13th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Mostly engaging, well acted war drama, but suffers from a feeling of predictability, and isn't as emotionally engaging as it should be.
My Rating: 7/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 66 Average listal rating (49 ratings) 5.6 IMDB Rating 5.9
Southbound (2015)
When: August 13th-14th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Original, twisty, sometimes terrifying, horror anthology.
My Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 4997 Average listal rating (3304 ratings) 6 IMDB Rating 6.6
When: August 14th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Occasionally exciting, but confusing and overlong.
My Rating: 5/10
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People who added this item 2194 Average listal rating (1365 ratings) 6.2 IMDB Rating 6.7
When: August 14th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Sporadically implausible, but overall exciting, and intriguing action mystery.
My Rating: 8/10
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People who added this item 736 Average listal rating (453 ratings) 5.6 IMDB Rating 6.2
Fever Pitch (2005)
When: August 14th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from my collection.
What'd I Think?: Surprisingly thoughtful, if unimpressive, romcom.
My Rating: 7/10
Other Notes: NA.
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When: August 15th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Interesting if overly politically charged documentary.
My Rating: 8/10.
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People who added this item 52 Average listal rating (32 ratings) 6.4 IMDB Rating 6.5
The Program (2015)
When: August 15th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Uneven, lacks subtlety, dull, if competent.
My Rating: 5/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 1090 Average listal rating (723 ratings) 5.8 IMDB Rating 6.9
Step Brothers (2008)
When: August 15th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Funny, immature, not hilarious comedy.
My Rating: 7/10
Other Notes: I watched the Unrated version.
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People who added this item 386 Average listal rating (284 ratings) 5.6 IMDB Rating 6.2
Sausage Party (2016)
When: August 16th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theatres.
What'd I Think?: Mostly funny, sometimes runs out of steam, but creative.
My Rating: 6/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 1747 Average listal rating (1043 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.6
When: August 17th-18th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from my collection.
What'd I Think?: Smart, original, and funny, this is one of the better contemporary noiresque films.
My Rating: 10/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 139 Average listal rating (95 ratings) 6.5 IMDB Rating 6.7
Pete's Dragon (2016)
When: August 18th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Charming, delightful, wonderful family treat.
My Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 220 Average listal rating (150 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 8
Sing Street (2016)
When: August 19th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Beautifully acted, magical, idealistic masterpiece.
My Rating: 10/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 207 Average listal rating (146 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 7.1
War Dogs (2016)
When: August 19th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Funny, well acted illustration of a complicated real life event.
My Rating: 8/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 771 Average listal rating (591 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 7.3
John Wick (2014)
When: August 20th
First-Time Viewing: No.
How: DVD from my collection.
What'd I Think?: Incredibly entertaining, amazing action sequences.
My Previous Rating: 9/10
My Next Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 82 Average listal rating (53 ratings) 5.3 IMDB Rating 5.7
Ben-Hur (2016)
When: August 21st
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Arguably unnecessary, but still engaging, different enough from original, if heavily flawed.
My Rating: 7/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 319 Average listal rating (231 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.6
When: August 22nd
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Not exactly subtle, but concise, well written, engaging contemporary western.
My Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 204 Average listal rating (128 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 6.1
When: August 22nd
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Not that funny, focused or original.
My Rating: 4/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 2424 Average listal rating (1722 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 7.8
Predator (1987)
When: August 23rd
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: A testosterone laced, brutal, engaging, a nearly flawless hybrid of Action, Sci-Fi, and Horror.
My Rating: 10/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 1938 Average listal rating (1079 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 7.5
Pi (1998)
When: August 24th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from my collection.
What'd I Think?: Impressive, cerebral, and disturbing.
My Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 4157 Average listal rating (2665 ratings) 5.6 IMDB Rating 6.2
Scary Movie (2000)
When: August 24th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Crass, disgusting, surprisingly funny spoof film.
My Rating: 7/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 317 Average listal rating (251 ratings) 6.8 IMDB Rating 7.1
Don't Breathe (2016)
When: August 25th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Intense, well crafted, well shot, sometimes implausible.
My Rating: 8/10
Other Notes: NA.
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When: August 26th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Overly stylized, uninteresting, mostly dull film.
My Rating: 5/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 124 Average listal rating (80 ratings) 5.2 IMDB Rating 5.7
When: August 27th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Ridiculous, generic, but entertaining, great action sequences.
My Rating: 7/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 1296 Average listal rating (679 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 8.1
Persona (1966)
When: August 27th-28th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: DVD from the library.
What'd I Think?: Experimentally and seemingly straight-forward, but also non-linear, this film is psychologically draining, but also strange, and incomprehensibly vague.
My Rating: 8/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 10 Average listal rating (5 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 7.2
Greater (2016)
When: August 28th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Maybe overlong, but moving, touching, and bittersweet biopic, and grappling of chaos and religion.
My Rating: 7/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 847 Average listal rating (457 ratings) 6.7 IMDB Rating 6.9
Stay (2005)
When: August 28th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: Online.
What'd I Think?: Engaging, bizarre, intelligent art house psychological thriller.
My Rating: 9/10
Other Notes: NA.
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People who added this item 438 Average listal rating (317 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 7.8
When: August 30th
First-Time Viewing: Yes.
How: In theaters.
What'd I Think?: Mature, intelligent, beautifully animated adventure tale.
My Rating: 10/10
Other Notes: NA.
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