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100 movies: Super Troopers

100 movies: Super Troopers

So, I’m up to 81 films. It’s the end of November. I have 19 films to watch between now and the end of the year. The end of the year that’s in 33 days. If I’m doing my maths correctly, that means I have to […]

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100 movies: Argo

100 movies: Argo

Argo (07/11/12) A dramatization of the 1980 joint CIA-Canadian secret operation to extract six fugitive American diplomatic personnel out of revolutionary Iran. I tip my hat off to you, Ben Affleck. I more than tip my hat off to you. Never have I been so […]

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100 movies: Crazy, Stupid Love

100 movies: Crazy, Stupid Love

Crazy, Stupid, Love (03/11/12) A middle-aged husband’s life changes dramatically when his wife asks him for a divorce. He seeks to rediscover his manhood with the help of a newfound friend, Jacob, learning to pick up girls at bars. Now this is a good film. […]

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100 movies: The Prince and Me

100 movies: The Prince and Me

The Prince & Me (31/10/12) A fairy tale love-story about pre-med student ‘Eddie’ who falls in love with a Danish Prince who refused to follow the traditions of his parents and has come to the US to quench his thirst for rebellion. Paige and Edvard […]

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100 movies: Skyfall

100 movies: Skyfall

Skyfall (26/10/12) Bond’s loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her. As MI6 comes under attack, 007 must track down and destroy the threat, no matter how personal the cost. A lot is riding on Skyfall. Quantum of Solace wasn’t […]

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100 movies: Sinister

100 movies: Sinister

Sinister (10/10/12) Found footage helps a true-crime novelist realize how and why a family was murdered in his new home, though his discoveries put his entire family in the path of a supernatural entity. Tis the season. The season for all sorts of horrors to […]

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100 movies: Young Frankenstein

100 movies: Young Frankenstein

Young Frankenstein (25/09/12) Dr. Frankenstein’s grandson, after years of living down the family reputation, inherits granddad’s castle and repeats the experiments. So it felt like it made sense to give this film a watch having seen the original title=”Frankenstein”>Frankenstein not too long ago. Sense in […]

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100 movies: The Apartment

100 movies: The Apartment

The Apartment (23/09/12) A man tries to rise in his company by letting its executives use his apartment for trysts, but complications and a romance of his own ensue. I do believe this will be the end of my mediocre film streak. Well, I hope […]

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100 movies: Dredd 3D

100 movies: Dredd 3D

Dredd 3D (19/09/12) In a violent, futuristic city where the police have the authority to act as judge, jury and executioner, a cop teams with a trainee to take down a gang that deals the reality-altering drug, SLO-MO. Dear end of summer blockbuster season – […]

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