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  • Killer Klowns from Outer Space
  • The Thing
  • Back to the Future
  • Gremlins

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  • Sound of Metal

    ★★★½

  • The Father

    ★★★★

  • Old

    ★½

  • Daltry Calhoun

    ★½

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  • Sound of Metal

    Sound of Metal

    Sound of Metal is a pretty moody and slow-paced story about a person's relationship with his senses, in this case hearing.
    The cast is great, the fairly dreary cinematography is crisp, and the moments of sound design to showcase the protagonist's experience was very interesting.
    It points out a few interesting point-of-views for example regarding addiction, and it avoids some obvious potential story tropes.

    It is missing something though to make this truly unique and memorable. As is, it is…

  • The Father

    The Father

    "That's a nice name. Anthony. Don't you think?"

    There are worse things in the world than death and everyone can become exposed to some of those things. That's a very real thing. Losing grip on yourself and control of your life due to aging dementia for example is a scary thing and The Father manages to visualize very well how it might be to be stuck in and exposed to confusing puzzle pieces of your life.

    The film also manages…

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  • The People Under the Stairs

    The People Under the Stairs

    I think this is the first crawlspace film I have seen now and I have a feeling I won't find a better one.
    The People Under the Stairs is more a dark comedy than a strict horrorfilm. It's basically about a young Afroamerican boy who gets trapped in the house of a really weird woman and man who keep anything from escaping the house, including their tortured daughter and the people they imprisoned in the basement, one of which found…

  • I Am Here....Now

    I Am Here....Now

    Main Feature for Russman's Letterboxd Movie Night XXIV

    Torture... Pure torture...
    If it wasn't for that goddamn contract I signed with my own blood to get into Russman's "Club of the Cool Kids" I might have chosen the easy way out by chewing some cyanide. But I guess a Russboy must do what a Russboy must do...

    So.... The journey through Neil Breen's movies continues. Last time we watched Double Down which I was prepared for. I knew what I…