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01 June 2012

May in Review


The month of May has been a busy and hectic month for several reasons. First off, it’s the time of year when everyone is busy with schoolwork whether you are in High School, College or University. Now, all of my work is complete (very happy about that). Secondly, I have been unable to review many films, but I have certainly watched a lot. Now that summer is here, I thought it was time to change the blog around, and now I have a different layout, new archiving and a new review layout method. Here is an overview of May in the movies.

WEEK 1
The Kings Speech: 4.5/5
Apocalypse Now: 4/5
Let the Right one In: 4.5/5
The Avengers: 4/5
Pulp Fiction (re-watch): 5/5
Shame: 3.5/5
The Social Network (re-watch): 4.5/5
The Kid with a Bike: 4/5
Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011): 3.5/5
LA Confidential: 4/5


WEEK 2:
The Bothersome Man: 3.5/5
Dead Man: 3/5
Amelie: 4.5/5
The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie: 4/5
Dark Shadows: 2/5
American Psycho (re-watch): 4/5


WEEK 3
Gladiator: 4/5
Seven Samurai: -Will re-watch this one to give a final verdict-
La Strada: 4.5/5
Kick-Ass: 3.5/5
City of God: 5/5
Mary and Max: 4/5
Some Like it Hot: 4.5/5
Cabaret (re-watch): 4.5/5






WEEK 4
Grizzly Man: 4/5
Million Dollar Baby: 3.5/5
Mystic Water: 3/5
Safety Last (re-watch) 3.5/5
Mullhollan Drive: -Definitely needs a re-watch for a valid rating-
We Need to Talk About Kevin: 4/5
Cave of Forgotten Dreams: 3.5/5


WEEK 5 (28-31)
Encounters at the End of the World: 4/5
John Carter: 2/5
Meet me in St. Louis: 3.5/5
Aliens: 4.5/5


Best Film: City of God

Worst Film: Dark Shadows

Films Watched: 35
New Films: 30

3 comments:

  1. That's a lot of films over the past month. nice work.

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  2. Wow you had a busy film watching month. A good mix too. Nice to see some Herzog documentaries in there. His stuff is always fascinating.

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  3. You bet they are! So far his best would be Encounters at the end of the world.

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