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While visiting in Champaign I looked through pal Dave T’s DVD collection. He had a bunch of things I haven’t seen and want to, and it was hard for me to make a decision. I finally settled on Edge of … Continue reading
You’re never going to want to sit down and watch a narrative about slavery. No one comes home from work and says, “Time to settle in for some trafficking of humans!” But I wanted to see 12 Years a Slave, … Continue reading
I say “finally” watches because this has been in the theaters for a couple of weeks now (I was surprised that it hadn’t been shoved out to open up another screen for Captain Hobbit: The Hunger Transformer) and I hadn’t … Continue reading
When I first came up with the Movies to Watch Project I had just read some “Mister X” comics, which are heavily influenced by German Expressionism and noir. I wanted to go straight to the source, so I got some … Continue reading
Hot on the heels of The Big Lebowski came Pacific Rim, and even though Becky’s currently out of town she was okay with me watching without her. So Wednesday night I cooked first-night-that-Becky-is-away dinner (popcorn) and fired it up. The … Continue reading
Why had I not seen The Big Lebowski before now? It’s been one of those movies that everyone assumes everyone else has seen and loves. I’ve liked most of the Coen brothers movies I’ve seen and outright love many of … Continue reading
The Movies to Watch Project has begun! Netflix sent me a copy of Fritz Lang’s 1931 film M and Friday night I popped some analog popcorn and sat down to watch. M is the story of a city in fear. … Continue reading