Category Archives: movies are the best

L’Illusioniste

  Animation, when done well, is my favorite form of film entertainment. I love that there are no real limits — a castles can fly, a candlestick can talk, and pandas can cook noodles! A few years ago, I saw … Continue reading

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>Victor/Victoria

>As most of you know, the enormously brilliant Blake Edwards recently passed away. On the day I found out, I was thinking of all of the wonderful films that he’s made, including one of my absolute favorites, Breakfast at Tiffany’s. … Continue reading

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>Happy New Year!

> You probably knew that I was going to post something for New Years. Heh. I’m actually not terribly fond of New Years. I re-evaluate, add up all of the things that I didn’t do again this year…worry about the … Continue reading

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>A Weekend of Firth

>I did not do it on purpose, but I happened to rent two recent movies starring Colin Firth this weekend. I’ve been meaning to write about this for some time, but I kept allowing life to interfere with my blogging. … Continue reading

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>Harry Potter!

>So, as most of you know, I am a huge fan of Harry Potter. In fact, I’ve been anticipating this movie all year, nay, years. Since the final book was released in 2007. Remember that? And I dressed up as … Continue reading

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>Star Trek

> So I finally saw Star Trek this weekend. Now, I’m not a Trekkie by any means; in fact, my favorite sci-fi series is Babylon 5. The characters are well-developed, and the plot is cohesive and builds on itself. The … Continue reading

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>Adventureland

> I’ve kind of decided to use this blog as more of a review springboard than anything else. I might have some random, funny thoughts that merit posting, but most of those will be left to Twittering. I also really … Continue reading

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>He’s Just Not That Into You

>I really wanted to see something easy. It was one of those nights that I really couldn’t handle something as meaty as The Reader or Milk (though I do still want to see both of those). I really wanted to … Continue reading

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>The Wrestler

>So among my weekend activities, I finally saw The Wrestler last night, and I was not disappointed. This film was most certainly not something that gives anyone a warm fuzzy, not for a second even; you’re continually swathed in this … Continue reading

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>A Tale of Two Vampires

>I saw two vampire flicks in the last few days, Twilight, and Let the Right One in. Twilight was so bad that I won’t even link to it. LTROI was very good, and very well-produced. I almost felt that it … Continue reading

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