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Rebecca

Rebecca (Blu-ray)

Wednesday, February 15, 2012 No Comments

Watching his films, we get but a glimpse into the inner workings of Alfred Hitchcock’s vast creative faculties. And Rebecca is but one example of his filmmaking prowess. This is not to denigrate any of the other folks responsible for the making of the film, as a movie is a collaborative effort, where each of […]

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Rocky (Blu-ray)

Friday, May 27, 2011 1 Comment

If there is one problem with Rocky, it’s that it’s not timeless. We’ve become used to fast-paced, special effect/action packed “movies”, but Rocky is more of a slow-paced drama. And even when there is fighting (which is only twice in the movie) it doesn’t even look very realistic. But you see, this Blu-ray was not […]

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Adam

Monday, April 19, 2010 No Comments

Adam is described as the story of two strangers who find a connection despite their social differences. What it’s really about is a couple of years in the life of a 29-year-old man with Aspergers Syndrome, and the outsider’s perspective of the girl who falls in love with him. It’s touching, surprising, sometimes shocking, and […]

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500 Days of Summer

Wednesday, February 24, 2010 1 Comment

500 Days of Summer is not as much a romantic comedy as it is a romantic’s comedy. As in, if you happen to be a romantic (preferably a hopeless one), then you will enjoy this film with great relish. If you are not, this is still a film that you should not miss. A film […]