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  • A Beautiful Mind

    A Beautiful Mind

    ★★★★

    Ok, so for this little baby I am going off the script because there's something I really to focus on, and that's its score. In regards to the elements, everyone does a great job, Connelly had her award well-deserved, and while there's an argument to be made Fellowship or Gosford should have won that year at the Oscars, this isn't that bad of a choice.

    Now on to what might be one of the most underrated scores (and frontrunner, if…

  • Casualties of War

    Casualties of War

    ★★★½

    Based on the horrible true event during the Vietnam War, in which a Vietnamese woman was kidnapped from her village by a squad of American soldiers, who raped and murdered her.

    I'm back into the world of Brian De Palma where the auteur finds himself actually in some rare territory. In terms of direction, almost just like with "Scarface" and later on "Mission Impossible," instead of playing tribute to Hitchcock for the billion time, he gets the time to tackle…

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  • Rumble Fish

    Rumble Fish

    ★★★★

    On 1983, Francis Ford Coppola's iconic stint was coming to an end. Gone were the days of The Godfather, Apocalypse Now, The Conversation and the days of a series of complete failures, some rightfully so, and two of them in my mind, were almost ahead of its time. This is one of them.

    Here's an amalganation of many generations, many styles and many themes to complete one cohisive coming-of-age story. There's this almost 50s American Graffiti-esque vibe, in a town…

  • Thor

    Thor

    ★★★½

    THE MARVEL-OUS MOM AND SON SAGA - PART 3

    So let's recap. Three out of the two (2) movies my mom have loved and stay fully awake have featured rather tall, muscular, blonde man... I am starting to notice a pattern in here or is that just an odd?

    Mom (A Christian): So what, this is like their version of God?

    Besides Iron Man and Avengers, the first phase has been known for a weak one. Or at least that's…