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Frank (Ireland/UK, 2014)

Directed by: Lenny Abrahamson. What do you say about a movie like this? Within the first five minutes, I was tempted to turn it off. Movies about music can be really hit or miss (to put it lightly), and a movie about an aspiring musician trying to crack it into the big time, with his own lame songs, etc, is really walking on thin ice for me. 399 more words

Donnie Darko (2001)

In one of the more mind bending cult films to emerge from the early 2000s, ‘Donnie Darko’ gives the audience the point of view of Donnie (Jake Gyllenhaal), a troubled teenager who narrowly survives a jet engine crash landing into his room because of meeting an imaginary man-sized rabbit named Frank. 530 more words


The Dark Knight | Movie Review

Directed by Christopher Nolan Starring
  • Christian Bale
  • Michael Caine
  • Heath Ledger
  • Maggie Gyllenhaal
  • Aaron Eckhart
  • Gary Oldman
  • Morgan Freeman
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30-year-old monster

Recently I was out with a group of women for drinks when I was brutally reminded about the curse I have been living with for 3 years now, that I am.. 502 more words

Movie Monday #6: Stranger Than Fiction

Harold Crick isn’t ready to go. Period.

Stranger Than Fiction came out in 2006. Starring Will Ferrell, Dustin Hoffman, Emma Thompson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, and Queen Latifah, it has a star studded cast and is probably the least known of their films. 548 more words


Stranger Than Fiction

“I’ve written papers on ‘little did he know.’ I used to teach a class on ‘little did he know.’ I mean, I once gave an entire seminar on ‘little did he know.’ ‘Little did he know’ means there’s something he doesn’t know. 471 more words