Film Hamster

Movie reviews and more from a rodent with delusions of grandeur.

Film Hamster - Movie reviews and more from a rodent with delusions of grandeur.

Review – Interstellar

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Christopher Nolan has built a reputation for creating must-see films that are both cerebral and accessible.  From the complicated, yet satisfying Memento, to his celebrated gritty reawakening of Batman in his Dark Knight trilogy, to oft discussed brain teaser, Inception, his particular brand is strong.  Harnessing the newly reinvigorated star power of Matthew McConaughey, Interstellar promises an incredible journey to the farthest reaches of space on a mission of the utmost importance – the preservation of the human race.

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Review – Nightcrawler

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An extremely motivated young man, Louis Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal) is looking for a job.  By chance he falls into a career he never knew existed – late night crime photography.  Scanning the police waves, he seeks out the most violent and gruesome sounding incidents taking place, speeding to the scene of the crime, and trying to get the best video footage possible before things are either cleared out or another photographer beats him to the punch.  All in the name of selling a few minutes of graphic video to the local news for the next morning’s lead story.

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