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The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake

Rating: 7/10 Summary: Rosie begins to taste emotions around the age of 9. She can taste despair and emptiness in her moms pie, and romance with some guilt in her meatloaf upon discovering her affair with another man. Her entire family is mildly functional at best, and she seems to have little going for her. […]

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The Iceman

The Iceman was released in 2012 and was directed by Ariel Vromen.  The movie is based on the life of Mafia hit-man Richard Kuklinski (Michael Shannon). The movie  is a hard look at cold emotionless sociopath and killer.   We are outsider’s looking into Kuklinski life, but not into his thoughts. He’s like a wild animal, unpredictable except […]

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Daydream Nation

Who: Kat Dennings, Josh Lucas Rating: 7.5/10- would watch again Sentence Sum Up:A story of a city girl gone small town who seduces her English teacher, but falls in love with a stoner classmate. What I liked/What stood out: In the movie there is a scene where the main character gets called a slut. Her […]

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36 Hours (1965)

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36 Hours (1965) was directed by George Seaton.  Seaton wrote and directed the classic Miracle on 34th Street (1947). Major Jefferson Pike (James Garner)knows the plans for D-Day, he  is sent to Lisbon to check with a German double agent he has recruited. In Lisbon Pike is drugged and captured by the Germans.  They fly […]

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