Monday, May 25, 2015

#109: Captain America: The First Avenger - MovieCount 2015

I used to be skinny like Steve Rogers too.

Captain America: The First Avenger
2011
Joe Johnston


#108: The Brothers Grimm - MovieCount 2015

First time seeing. Did not care for it. And I usually like anything Terry Gilliam does.

The Brothers Grimm
2015
Terry Gilliam

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Saturday, May 23, 2015

#106: Tomorrowland - MovieCount 2015

Another movie about great scientific innovation held back by politics & greed.

Tomorrowland
2015
Brad Bird 

#105: The Shawshank Redemption - MovieCount 2015

Salvation lay within.

Shawshank Redemption
1994
Frank Darabont

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

#104: Contact - MovieCount 2015

Good movie about government & religion mucking up science.

Contact
1997
Robert Zemeckis

Sunday, May 17, 2015

#103: Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior - MovieCount 2015

Still a good film, but pales in comparison to Fury Road now, in my opinion.

Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior
1981
George Miller

Saturday, May 16, 2015

#102: Singles - MovieCount 2015

...Ably backed by Stone and Jeff, and drummer Eddie Vedder.

Singles
1990
Cameron Crowe

#101: Ex Machina - MovieCount 2015

Good, but a bit slow. Fantastic visuals.

Ex Machina
2015
Alex Garland

#100: Smokey and the Bandit - MovieCount 2015

100th movie of the year on it's 38th anniversary.

Smokey and the Bandit
1977
Hal Needham

Friday, May 15, 2015

#99: Mad Max: Fury Road - MovieCount 2015

Holy shit. This movie is unrelenting. 
I've been waiting 15 years for Fury Road, and it did not disappoint. Just incredible.

Mad Max: Fury Road
2015
George Miller

Sunday, May 10, 2015

#98: O Brother, Where Art Thou? - MovieCount 2015

The best North Mississippi movie ever.

O Brother, Where Art Thou?
2000
Joel & Ethan Coen

#97: Fearless - MovieCount 2015

First time viewing. Didn't think it was all that great.

Fearless
1993
Peter Weir


Wednesday, May 06, 2015

#96: Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck - MovieCount 2015

Incredible. Fantastic imagery. Ended about 20 minutes too soon.

Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck
2015
Brett Morgen

Sunday, May 03, 2015

#95: Wanted - MovieCount 2015

Curving bullets yo.

Wanted
2008
Timur Bekmambetov

#94: Watchmen - MovieCount 2015

Nixon's a funny looking guy, but nothing like the circus freaks in every movie he's portrayed in. Watchmen especially.

Watchmen
2009
Zack Snyder

#93: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade - MovieCount 2015

Nazis. I hate those guys. But I like how the last part of the movie was just like The Goonies.

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
1989
Steven Spielberg

#92: The Illusionist - MovieCount 2015

Really like this movie but Edward Norton bugs me in it. Giamatti is great as usual.

The Illusionist
2006
Neil Burger

#91: Avengers: Age of Ultron - MovieCount 2015

Weird seeing a robot (Ultron) with such a regular human voice & mannerisms, but a fun movie.

Avengers: Age of Ultron
2015
Joss Whedon

#90: The Cabin in the Woods - MovieCount 2015

I still analyze the movie every time I see it.

The Cabin in the Woods
2012
Drew Goddard

Sunday, April 26, 2015

#89: The Man Who Knew Too Little - MovieCount 2015

If Bill Murray wasn't the star, this movie would be a real turd.

The Man Who Knew Too Little
1997
Jon Amiel

#88: Sunshine - MovieCount 2015

Great movie with a notoriously bad third act. Sunshine was also the name of my grandma's cat.

Sunshine
2007
Danny Boyle


#87: Godzilla - MovieCount 2015

More like God-ZZZ-ila. I still like the movie, but so much potential was lost.

Godzilla
2014
Gareth Edwards

Sunday, April 19, 2015

#86: True Romance - MovieCount 2015

This, is a Drexl.

True Romance
1993
Tony Scott

#85: Major League II - MovieCount 2015

I want to see a sequel with a team actually playing in their own stadium.

Major League II
1994
David S. Ward

#84: Goodfellas - MovieCount 2015

A great movie that could use some more Paulie. Gotta love Paulie.

Goodfellas
1990
Martin Scorsese

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Friday, April 17, 2015

#82: Friday - MovieCount 2015

20th anniversary viewing. Still know every line like it's second nature.

Friday
1995
F. Gary Gray



#81: Animal House - MovieCount 2015

Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life, son.

Animal House
1978
John Landis


Sunday, April 05, 2015

#80: Time Lapse - MovieCount 2015

I'm a sucker for time travel movies. Another good one.

Time Lapse
2014
Bradley King

#79: It Follows - MovieCount 2015

Great movie. Wonderful anachronistic feel to it.

It Follows
2015 (US)
David Robert Mitchell

Friday, April 03, 2015

#78: Furious 7 - MovieCount 2015

Physics be damned. This is the first Fast & Furious movie I watched in a theater.

Furious 7
2015
James Wan

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

#87: Coming Home in a Body Bag - MovieCount 2015

Good fuckin' movie.

Coming Home in a Body Bag
1987
Lee Donowitz

#86: The Jay-Z Story - MovieCount 2015

It's top notch.

The Jay-Z Story
2015
Matt and Oz

#85: Brock Landers: Angels Live in My Town - MovieCount 2015

Let's get some of that Saturday night beaver.


Brock Landers: Angels Live in My Town
1977
Jack Horner

#84: Good Will Hunting 2: Hunting Season - MovieCount 2015

Applesauce, bitch.

Good Will Hunting 2: Hunting Season
2001
Gus Van Sant

#83: Don' You Go Rounin' Roun to Re Ro - MovieCount 2015

Bleedin' good it was. Abit onna evvy side o. 

Don' You Go Rounin' Roun to Re Ro
2011
Guy Ritchie

#82: Aquaman 2 - MovieCount 2015

So much better than the first one.

Aquaman 2
2007
Michael Bay

#81: Angels With Filthy Souls - MovieCount 2015

Good for stalling a home invasion.

Angels With Filthy Souls
1938
Michael Curtiz

#80: Sack Lunch - MovieCount 2015

Don't you want to know how they got in the sack?

Sack Lunch
1996
Larry David

#79: Coupon: The Movie - MovieCount 2015

Warm... and mandatory.

Coupon: The Movie
1996
Famous Mortimer

#78: The Midnight Coterie of Sinister Intruders - MovieCount 2015

You had me at Wes Anderson.

The Midnight Coterie of Sinister Intruders
2013
Wes Anderson

Sunday, March 29, 2015

#77: Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief - MovieCount 2015

Religious cult run by thugs is bad. Duh. I didn't learn a whole lot of new info, but hopefully a wide audience did.

Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief
2015
Alex Gibney

#76: Pain & Gain - MovieCount 2015

I found a Michael Bay movie that doesn't suck.

Pain & Gain
2014
Michael Bay

#75: How to Train Your Dragon 2 - MovieCount 2015

Good movie. Visually amazing.

How to Train Your Dragon 2
2014
Dean DeBlois

#74: History of the Eagles - MovieCount 2015

Love them or hate them, this is a fantastic documentary.

History of the Eagles
2013
Alison Ellwood

#73: Earth to Echo - MovieCount 2015

Kind of a throwback to 80's sci-fi fantasy. Not bad for a kid's movie.

Earth to Echo
2014
Dave Green

Sunday, March 22, 2015

#72: Seventh Son - MovieCount 2015

The Dude & Maude Lebowski in a movie that shares a name with my favorite Iron Maiden album. It's not too bad.

Seventh Son
2014
Sergei Bodrov

Saturday, March 21, 2015

#71: Back to the Future Part II - MovieCount 2015

Only 7 months from today.

Back to the Future Part II
1989
Robert Zemeckis

#70: Monty Python and the Holy Grail - MovieCount 2015

Had to watch again after seeing Spamalot at the theatre tonight.

Monty Python and the Holy Grail
1975
Terry Gilliam & Terry Jones