February 2009 archives

Gran Torino review

Gran Torino, the story of a fiercely independent widower bonding with a Hmong family who are harassed by a gang...

5 / 5 | 4 Comments | Read

Three Monkeys review

Three Monkeys (of see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil fame, rather than any kind of Terry Gilliam...

3 / 5 | Read

David Fincher: Best to Worst

Fight Club (1999) [5/5] Seven (1996) [5/5] The Game (1997) [4/5] The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2009) [3/5]...

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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button review

Benjamin Button is not only long but unnecessarily long, which significantly mars the overall impact of the film. A more...

3 / 5 | Read

Timecrimes review

Anyone with even the slightest inkling that there exists a thing called “science fiction” will know that meddling with time...

4 / 5 | Read

Hansel & Gretel review

A confused South Korean film that is more dark fantasy than horror, Hansel & Gretel suffers from apparently not knowing...

3 / 5 | Read