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  • Where Eagles Dare

  • L.A. Confidential

    ★★★★★

  • Magnolia

    ★★★★½

  • The Man Who Wasn't There

    ★★★★

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  • Where Eagles Dare

    Where Eagles Dare

    There are different kinds of war movies it turns out: the prestigious anti-war ones, the bold propaganda ones and excuses for action set-pieces ones; and within all of them there are better or worse examples.

    Throughout Where Eagles Dare, I was thinking of Inglourious Basterds and specially The Dirty Dozen (another “blowing the Nazis up” jam released only a year prior to this) because of the many similarities of the plot. Now, it does not have Tarantino’s quotable writing or…

  • L.A. Confidential

    L.A. Confidential

    ★★★★★

    Rollo Tomasi.

    A night at the green hills of Los Angles... and one of those I've watched multipute times throughout my years yet tonight [with it's key moments alive and well on my mind] held up like it was my first viewing. You do know a certain betryal, reveal or bullet is on the way and you still have a blast following the trails or enjoying others' first-time gasps and reactions.

    The key must be in the brisk progression of…

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