40 Days and 40 Nights (2002)

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This one of those movies that I had no interest in seeing when it was released, and have no desire to ever watch again. 40 Days and 40 Nights takes what could have been an interesting premise– a man decides to give up all sexual activity for Lent– and completely squanders it. Continue reading

Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)

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Having broken-up with guys after the advent of social media, I understand a little bit of what it’s like to separate from someone but be unable to escape them. Luckily for me my exes were non-celebrities, so erasing them from my life was as easy as un-friending or blocking them. Continue reading

Fletch (1985)

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If I remember correctly, one of my high school boyfriends was in a band named after this movie. Oddly enough we never watched it together, but then we only dated for about a month, so we might have gotten around to it eventually had we been together longer. Fletch is a funny movie, but it’s not that funny. Definitely not “named my band after this” good, but maybe it’s just not my thing. Continue reading

Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)

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Watching Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within for the first time was an interesting experience. I have no previous knowledge of the video games that inspired the movie, and my memories of its theatrical release are vague. This is truly one of the few films for which I had zero expectations going in. My mind was a blank slate, ready to take in the story and computer graphics. Continue reading