Ben Ranger

Ben Ranger

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"most movies are good, you guys are just mean"

2.5 and higher is positive

Favorite films

  • Sleep Has Her House
  • Speed Racer
  • The Piano Teacher
  • Possession

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  • Pig

    ★★★

  • Malignant

    ★★★★½

  • Sound of Metal

    ★★★★

  • Halloweentown

    ★★★

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  • Flight of the Conchords: Live in London

    Flight of the Conchords: Live in London

    the recorder bit is one of the funniest things i've seen in a long time.

    it's so so so good to see these guys playing again; this whole special just made me so happy.

    oh, and it's definitely worth noting; the way this is shot is EXTREMELY cool; way more creative and fun than a lot of similar comedy specials, and it's super commendable that they went the extra mile to make the whole show look this damn good.

  • Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple

    Jonestown: The Life and Death of Peoples Temple

    "I ain't never gonna use the word suicide. That man murdered us."

    "Nobody joins a cult."

    these two quotes summarize, for me, the most crucial things in this. the reasons jonestown existed in the first place are so throughly explained, to the extent that very rarely did i view the ex-member interviewees as radical or insane in any way. it's a story that gains so much depth and empathy when it's told by those who were there; those who saw…