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MY MOVIE SHELF: Garden State

The Task: Watch and write about every movie on my shelf, in order (Blu-rays are sorted after DVDs), by June 10, 2015.  Remaining movies: 257  902 more words



In the Paris of 2054, everything is black and white in a city where the worship of youth and pursuit of everlasting beauty is almost the rule of law; a creed propagated by the all powerful Avalon corporation with the old and the sick shut away in out of sight places. 410 more words


Podcast 073: Brazil

To tie in with the World Cup, sort of, we review the brilliant Brazil. After being disappointed by The Fisher King and Twelve Monkeys… 16 more words



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Franco Zeffirelli


  • Mel Gibson as Prince Hamlet
  • Glenn Close as Queen Gertrude
  • Alan Bates as King Claudius
  • Helena Bonham Carter as Ophelia…
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Movie Reviews

#302 Naked Lunch

(1991, David Cronenberg)
“Exterminate all rational thought”

David Cronenberg has built a career out of gross, weird films filled with things that shouldn’t be. But the quality can go either way. 769 more words


Ratatouille (2007)

“Ratatouille. It’s like a stew, right? Why do they call it that? If you’re gonna name a food, you should give it a name that sounds delicious. 488 more words