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The Impossible

The Impossible

Friday, January 4, 2013 No Comments

The powerful tone of The Impossible was set excellently. And throughout the film, the atmosphere was consistently heart-wrenching with a dash of hope (mind you, with a story about the aftermath of a tsunami, causing the tear ducts to well up was not a difficult feat). Furthermore, the acting was great, though I wish Ewan […]

Extremely loud and incredibly close

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Friday, January 27, 2012 No Comments

The fact that the movie cheaply used 9/11 as an emotional column in Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is not the most unnerving aspect of the film, as much as I thought it would be. No, in actuality there were several facets that bothered me more. First, it jumped back and forth through time on […]