Movies 2012 11-27

  • Big Trouble in Little China (1986) - A
    Erica had never seen it, so I had to share.
  • Victor/Victoria (1982) - A
    I had never seen it, so Erica had to share.
  • Drive (2011) - A
  • M (1931) - B
    Confession: This is a good movie, but it’s soooo slow, I ended watching it at 1.5 speed (thanks VLC), which was fine since I was reading the subtitles anyway.
  • Mission Impossible Ghost Protocol (2011) - A
  • Haywire (2011) - A+
  • Cabin in the Woods (2012) - A
  • Indie Game the Movie (2012) - A
  • Big Easy Express (2012) - A
  • True Stories (1986) - A
  • Spirit of the Marathon (2007) - A
    This movie got me jazzed to try the Chicago Marathon again, even though I’ve been saying for years it was off my list.
  • Looper (2012) - A
  • Total Recall (2012) - B-
  • Men in Black 3 (2012) - A
  • The Avengers (2012) - A+
  • Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011) - A-
    There’s something about a certain type of romantic comedy, like this one, that’s like a time-travel movie. In that you appreciate the cleverness of the plot perhaps as much as the action.
  • Moonrise Kingdom (2012) - A+