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100 FILMS 2015: #001 - IDA

Ida (2013) 

Directed by: Pawel Pawlikowski

This Polish black and white movie feels like a masterpiece that was made long ago that has just been discovered. 286 more words

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98. Friends with Benefits / 99. Trespass

It’s been a long, long time since I’ve seen a new “half-way good” romantic comedy.  On the surface, Friends with Benefits looks like possibly dangerous material to the brain – but I took a chance. 422 more words

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97. A Night in the Life of Jimmy Reardon

As a child I spent many a nights roaming around Turtle’s Record Shop while my dad searched for obscure 45 records for his jukebox.  I vividly remember the poster for… 296 more words

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96. The People Under the Stairs

Directed by Wes Craven, The People Under the Stairs is an early 90’s gore fest, highlighted by the maniacal performances of Wendy Robie and Everett McGill (yes, Ed and Nadine from… 279 more words

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95. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo

Last month I had attempted to read Stieg Larsson’s The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo to prepare myself for this film, which judging by the trailer looked like one hell of a ride.  446 more words

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94. Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

I have had a love/hate relationship with the Mission: Impossible film franchise that began way back in 1996.  I have always adored the first installment for its sheer non-stop thrills, but then thought… 324 more words

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93. The Seven Year Itch

Perhaps laying the groundwork for many romantic comedies steeped in awkward moments, near disasters, and forbidden desires in the decades to come – The Seven Year Itch… 360 more words

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