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Helpful votes received on reviews: 81% (64 of 79)
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 15,318 - Total Helpful Votes: 64 of 79
August: Osage County <b>DVD</b> ~ Julia Roberts
August: Osage County DVD ~ Julia Roberts
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
I'd like to write a well rounded review of August Osage County, but after having just watched it I am too emotionally drained to complete such a mammoth task. This should go as far to say that its brilliance was so captivating, with so many elements displayed that make life appear as rich and utterly complicated as it is. A few surprising moments and reactions that felt real and genuine which is an obvious testament to the job done by a well sculpted cast.
RoboCop <b>DVD</b> ~ Joel Kinnaman
RoboCop DVD ~ Joel Kinnaman
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
On the whole there is a lot wrong with this film, but I can see the intentions behind this poorly executed endeavour. There needed to be some obvious changes to the original, not just to make it original but to fit with the events and attitudes of the day. The basic presence still stands however, that its just about as wrong as it gets to put the ability to kill in the hands of an emotionless machine. Furthermore as wrong to take a person and suppress those emotions to simply make them a better killing machine. When the original was made, the very idea of drones and profit making private armies vying for government contracts were more glimpses of the future than they are now. As we have… Read more
Her <b>DVD</b> ~ Joaquin Phoenix
Her DVD ~ Joaquin Phoenix
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
A controversial idea of what could define love and a relationship in a lonely futuristic world, that many fear we might already be heading towards. Simply a sublimely well crafted piece of storytelling, with directions I wasn't really expecting.

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