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12 votes
Schindler's List
Reviewed by PvtCaboose91
It's Hebrew, it's from the Talmud. It says, "Whoever saves one life, saves the world entire." Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List is a challenging film to review. The incentive behind this is not because it's a bad movie...but that it's ... More
Promoted 2 years, 11 months ago
17 votes
Gladiator
Reviewed by AgentLexi
''My name is Maximus Decimus Meridius, commander of the Armies of the North, General of the Felix Legions, loyal servant to the true emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Father to a murdered son, husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeanc... More
Promoted 3 years ago
9 votes
The Flying Club Cup
Reviewed by The Flagship
I tend to throw this word around a lot, but Beirut and this album are just sublime. I can not believe how young and talented one guy can be. The entire band play just about every instrument under the sun and the final result is something th... More
Promoted 3 years ago
11 votes
Inception
Reviewed by propelas
The «Inception» is the most ambitious work to date Nolan. All his favorite film techniques are present here, from the impressive panoramic shots to the fragmented narrative, the frantic editing, time setbacks and the continuing shift sign... More
Promoted 3 years, 1 month ago
12 votes
First Blood
Reviewed by PvtCaboose91
"I could have killed 'em all, I could've killed you. In town you're the law, out here it's me. Don't push it. Don't push it or I'll give you a war you won't believe. Let it go. Let it go." On account of Sylvester Stallone's reputation fo... More
Promoted 3 years, 1 month ago
19 votes
I Love You Phillip Morris
Reviewed by propelas
Glen Ficarra and John Requa attempt to overthrow the genre of romantic comedy, replacing the familiar boy meets girl with a boy meets ... boy and even in prison! With humor that throws political correctness from ... back door, but never to ... More
Promoted 3 years, 1 month ago
12 votes
No Strings Attached
Reviewed by lotr23
My final review for the year 2010 was of the much-better-than-anticipated LOVE AND OTHER DRUGS, a romantic comedy that rejects a lot of the conventions of that genre and that has a very interesting take on what can happen when two people de... More
Promoted 3 years, 2 months ago
9 votes
The Prestige
Reviewed by AgentLexi
''Never show anyone. They'll beg you and they'll flatter you for the secret, but as soon as you give it up... you'll be nothing to them. The secret impresses no one. The trick you use it for is everything.'' Having been firm friends, a f... More
Promoted 3 years, 2 months ago
14 votes
GoodFellas
Reviewed by AgentLexi
''If you're part of a crew, nobody ever tells you that they're going to kill you, doesn't happen that way. There weren't any arguments or curses like in the movies. See, your murderers come with smiles, they come as your friends, the people... More
Promoted 3 years, 3 months ago
11 votes
There Will Be Blood
Reviewed by chibiyusa
I had heard from numerous sources that this was an "amazing" film and an equal amount of sources that truthfully didn't care much for it. I'll come out and say it now; I'm of the latter faction. I'm not sure it's a fair assessment to say... More
Promoted 3 years, 3 months ago
11 votes
The Sixth Sense
Reviewed by propelas
The director manages to make a very interesting psychological thriller, but whose terrible strong resonance due to the spectacular overthrow of the project there. The director skillfully manages to "seduce" the viewer by focusing almost exc... More
Promoted 3 years, 3 months ago
10 votes
Jackie Brown
Reviewed by The Flagship
Jackie Brown is surely one of Tarantino’s most underrated of films. That’s not really saying much, considering the media frenzy which usually surrounds everything that has his name on. Nevertheless, I felt that Jackie Brown deserved at ... More
Promoted 3 years, 4 months ago
9 votes
High Fidelity
Reviewed by PvtCaboose91
"What came first, the music or the misery? People worry about kids playing with guns, or watching violent videos, that some sort of culture of violence will take them over. Nobody worries about kids listening to thousands, literally thousan... More
Promoted 3 years, 4 months ago
15 votes
Once Were Warriors
Reviewed by AgentLexi
''Our people once were warriors. But unlike you, Jake, they were people with mana, pride; people with spirit. If my spirit can survive living with you for eighteen years, then I can survive anything.'' A family descended from Maori warri... More
Promoted 3 years, 5 months ago
11 votes
District 9
Reviewed by PvtCaboose91
"There's a lot of secrets in District 9..." District 9, the searing debut feature of South African director Neill Blomkamp, is a summer flick of a rare breed: it's a science fiction movie with depth and provocative ideas that also leaves... More
Promoted 3 years, 6 months ago
9 votes
Teeth
Reviewed by PvtCaboose91
"The toothed vagina appears in the mythology of many and diverse cultures all over the world. In these myths, the story is always the same. The hero must do battle with the woman. The toothed creature can break her power." Teeth is a con... More
Promoted 3 years, 6 months ago
5 votes
Creep
Reviewed by pamela voorhees
Picked this one up a while ago and never got the opportunity of watching it due to being low on my priority list, Creep suddenly seemed like it was bumped to the top after reading into it and recently seeing it on a pretty well put together... More
Promoted 3 years, 6 months ago
8 votes
Scream 4
Reviewed by PvtCaboose91
"You're a survivor, aren't you, Sidney? What good is it to be a survivor when everyone close to you is dead? You can't save them. All you can do...is watch." Wes Craven and Kevin Williamson reinvigorated the horror landscape back in 1996... More
Promoted 3 years, 7 months ago