Momento (2000)

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This is certainly an ambitious film, and incredibly clever. It is a great example of good storytelling and a nice reminder that you don’t need a massive effects budget in order to make an engaging movie. Continue reading

Man on Fire (2004)

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This is a movie that would ordinarily get written off as a dumb action flick, but adding someone like Denzel Washington automatically gives it an added level of credibility that most actors can’t bring. I think there was something similar happening with the Bourne films. If a respected actor like Matt Damon can see something in this film, perhaps there is more to it. Continue reading