“The only way to find out what story you’re in is to determine what stories you’re not in.” – Professor Jules Hilbert SYNOPSIS: An I.R.S. auditor suddenly finds himself the subject of narration only he can hear: narration that begins to affect his entire life, from his work, to his love-interest, to his death. – via …

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“Isn’t everything we do in life a way to be loved a little more?” – Celine SYNOPSIS: A young man and woman meet on a train in Europe, and wind up spending one evening together in Vienna. Unfortunately, both know that this will probably be their only night together. – via IMDB I know I am …

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“Here I was born, and there I died. It was only a moment for you; you took no notice.” – Madeleine SYNOPSIS: A San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend’s wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her. – via IMDB Ha, finally another Hitchcock off my list, …

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“I got something to say.” – Ice Cube SYNOPSIS: The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California, in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood. – via IMDB You know, even after all the rave reviews and the love this …

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“There was a time, a time before cable. When the local anchorman reigned supreme. When people believed everything they heard on TV. This was an age when only men were allowed to read the news.” – Bill Lawson SYNOPSIS: Ron Burgundy is San Diego’s top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 1970s, but that’s all …

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“That’s why they call them crushes. If they were easy, they’d call ’em something else.” – Jim Baker SYNOPSIS: A girl’s “sweet” sixteenth birthday becomes anything but special, as she suffers from every embarrassment possible. – via IMDB Alright, so we know that John Hughes is like super popular and all these things, and I have …

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So, another year gone, another twelve movies crossed off of my Blind Spot list. For the most part, I had particularly good movies this year. For the most part… Anyway, as always, I decided to rank them all here. 12. Deliverance (1972) Well. This. Fuck this movie. I will say it again, fuck this movie. Yep, totally …

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“You’ll be carrying the stink of the streets with you for the rest of your life! “ – Max SYNOPSIS: A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life. – via IMDB You …

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“You need more than guts to be a good gangster. You need ideas.” – Rocket SYNOPSIS: Two boys growing up in a violent neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro take different paths: one becomes a photographer, the other a drug dealer. – via IMDB Man, I have been meaning to get to this movie for years and …

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