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1. Amour (2012)  12 January 2013
28 out of 38 people found the following review useful:
Two human beings gradually abate into claustrophobic indignity
2. Blancanieves (2012)  5 May 2013
3 out of 3 people found the following review useful:
The creepy version of Snow White no one told me...
3. Carnage (2011)  20 January 2013
Highly entertaining
4. Cloud Atlas (2012)  19 January 2013
28 out of 51 people found the following review useful:
Unless you want to spend $12 on mind rape in the cinema, don't bother.
5. Cosmopolis (2012)  16 June 2013
5 out of 7 people found the following review useful:
Humorous and anti-humor, logical and anti-logic all at once.
6. In the House (2012)  14 April 2013
24 out of 31 people found the following review useful:
Fabrics of fiction and reality overlap in this voyeuristic experiment. Captivating!
7. Rust and Bone (2012)  12 January 2013
0 out of 1 people found the following review useful:
Prolific film making
8. Django Unchained (2012)  16 January 2013
0 out of 1 people found the following review useful:
Quentin Tarantino waxes lyrical and morbid humor in this superb revenge flick
9. Elles (2011)  28 January 2013
6 out of 14 people found the following review useful:
Sexual revolution happened more than 50 years ago.
10. End of Watch (2012)  11 February 2013
0 out of 2 people found the following review useful:
It moves with rapid fire momentum; letting off at the right junctures, allowing an arresting finale to hammer in
11. A Royal Affair (2012)  1 February 2013
1 out of 1 people found the following review useful:
Nothing is hotter than repression and forbidden sex.
12. Erased (2012)  24 January 2013
9 out of 19 people found the following review useful:
One of those titles like The Client, The Rainmaker, The Sentinel, The Terminator… it lacks imagination.
13. Flight (2012/I)  18 January 2013
0 out of 1 people found the following review useful:
Stylish film that pulsates with visual and postmodern wit.
14. Hitchcock (2012)  4 February 2013
2 out of 2 people found the following review useful:
Well produced fiction. But what it does for reality; and whether parallels between Hitchcock and necrophiliac Ed Gein are faulty or justifiable, remains to be seen.
15. Iron Man 3 (2013)  3 May 2013
26 out of 53 people found the following review useful:
Red is the new Black
16. The Hunt (2012)  16 April 2013
100 out of 112 people found the following review useful:
The narrative's genius embeds observer-effect with great accuracy unforgettable masterpiece.
17. A Hijacking (2012)  23 June 2013
15 out of 18 people found the following review useful:
Silence is a weapon
18. Kon-Tiki (2012)  30 April 2013
2 out of 3 people found the following review useful:
This film has done Thor Heyerdahl's legacy justice
19. Life of Pi (2012)  23 January 2013
2 out of 5 people found the following review useful:
No sex scenes, only mesmerizing visual poetry...
20. The Impossible (2012)  28 January 2013
1 out of 2 people found the following review useful:
Emotionally stirring drama. Entertaining!
21. Looper (2012)  20 January 2013
2 out of 5 people found the following review useful:
Superb execution on a tired and old premise. Entertaining!
22. Man of Steel (2013)  16 June 2013
7 out of 14 people found the following review useful:
Time to call it a day...
23. No (2012/I)  14 February 2013
21 out of 26 people found the following review useful:
Passion seeps through every frame, culminating in a mood most aptly expressed by Tchaikovsky's valse sentimentale
24. Oblivion (2013/I)  24 April 2013
19 out of 36 people found the following review useful:
Ugh... generic big studio property. Bit of a downer — average at best and yawn worthy at times
25. Paradise: Love (2012)  27 June 2013
1 out of 3 people found the following review useful:
Meticulous, sincere, unapologetic
26. Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)  23 January 2013
Mindless indulgence, and my views are skewed towards the positive.
27. Ruby Sparks (2012)  21 April 2013
1 out of 3 people found the following review useful:
Ambitious diatribe on the "Manic Pixie Dream Girl" self-contradicts
28. Seven Psychopaths (2012)  16 January 2013
32 out of 57 people found the following review useful:
Seven Psychopaths toils with too much intellectual tripe
29. Side Effects (2013/I)  28 June 2013
1 out of 6 people found the following review useful:
Contrived and heavy-handed
30. Sightseers (2012)  17 April 2013
15 out of 23 people found the following review useful:
Morbid humor isn't for everyone. But if you enjoyed films such as Harold & Maude, look no further than this for flashes of delight and some laugh out loud moments.
31. Silver Linings Playbook (2012)  21 January 2013
3 out of 4 people found the following review useful:
Block out the Oscar hype and watch with lowered expectations; Silver Linings Playbook might just grow on you.
32. The Master (2012)  9 February 2013
11 out of 17 people found the following review useful:
Freudian Trio risks leading The Master into pop-culture cliché...
33. The Sessions (2012)  27 January 2013
1 out of 4 people found the following review useful:
Controversial and unregulated profession enters the limelight once again
34. "The Thick of It" (2005)  16 January 2013
5 out of 6 people found the following review useful:
Dry humor in maniacal proportions
35. To Rome with Love (2012)  17 January 2013
0 out of 1 people found the following review useful:
Woody's dramatic concerns about the allegorical enemy strikes again...
36. Trance (2013/I)  11 May 2013
2 out of 3 people found the following review useful:
Do your hipster head bob.
37. Upside Down (2012/I)  1 February 2013
8 out of 14 people found the following review useful:
Love junkies only—those in search of intellectual orgasms need not apply.
38. Warm Bodies (2013)  12 February 2013
3 out of 5 people found the following review useful:
Zom Rom Com?!
39. We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (2013)  9 July 2013
5 out of 13 people found the following review useful:
Persuaded by the global narrative against Orwellian surveillance
40. What Richard Did (2012)  25 April 2013
4 out of 7 people found the following review useful:
More to the point, what would I have done? An intelligent, troubling litmus test for Kantians.
41. World War Z (2013)  21 June 2013
94 out of 180 people found the following review useful:
The EOW genre is constantly evolving — there is no reason why this film should be limited in terms of narrative scope
42. The Grandmaster (2013)  3 February 2013
7 out of 14 people found the following review useful:
Consider this an acid trip into untold dimensions of Yip Man's private reality.
43. Young Adult (2011)  18 January 2013
0 out of 1 people found the following review useful:
A tribute to pop music from the '90s for anyone who loved it
44. Zero Dark Thirty (2012)  21 January 2013
11 out of 25 people found the following review useful:
What it wants, is for you to savour the poignancy of the hunt. Outstanding.