Category Archives: In The Dark

The Fantastic Mr. Fox

When taking a look at different Wes Anderson movies there is an idea, this kind of look of a diorama. Look at this incredible world, now look at it this way, now look at it smaller, now look at it … Continue reading

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Hotel Chevalier – The Darjeeling Limited

I think people should be allowed to hire someone to write out and film and stage their goodbyes. I’m not sure I would pick Wes Anderson, although he does a really great job with Hotel Chevalier. Things are uncomfortable and … Continue reading

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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

Life Aquatic was the very first Wes Anderson movie I ever saw. It was fantastic. It was strange. It was bright and shining and filled with color. It was perfect and odd. Coming back to it now and seeing it … Continue reading

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The Royal Tenenbaums

The Royal Tenenbaums was not a movie I wanted to see. I actively avoided it. The whole idea bothered me, a family that was quirky and odd and yet perfect and exactly the way it should be and the family … Continue reading

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Rushmore

I avoided this movie for a really long time. Not even because the movie looked bad, but because the people that were so over the moon at the movie were not people I really wanted to take movie advice from … Continue reading

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Bottle Rocket

Bottle Rocket is one of those movies that several times while watching you think to yourself, “what the hell am I watching”? The characters are strange, but that makes them somehow reasonable and believable. The story is as intricate as … Continue reading

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Fast and Furious 6

When you get to the sixth in a series, the expectations are pretty low. It starts to become more of a silly ridiculous thing that you are watching than anything really serious at all. This is good, because when you … Continue reading

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Iron Man 3

I was excited to see Iron Man 3. It was good, and I enjoyed it. Were there problems? Sure. But I went in with really low expectations and as a whole it met most of my expectations. Which sounds meaner … Continue reading

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Paprika

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Batman: Mask of the Phantasm

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