Jack Reacher (2012)

Jack Reacher (2012)

See the poster and you can guess if “Jack Reacher” is an action film. Or, is it? As it was adapted from a mystery/thriller novel title...

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fiksi. (2008)

fiksi. (2008)

“fiksi.” is a breakthrough . In the middle of stagnancy in Indonesia’s movie industry, which is currently filled mostly with similar ge...

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Habibie & Ainun (2012)

Habibie & Ainun (2012)

This year-end is gonna filled with a lot of films, especially local films. There are at least five local films currently showing or que...

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Adaptation. (2002)

Adaptation. (2002)

Computer scientists call it recursion . It is a term used to describe something that can only be defined by smaller instances of the sa...

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5cm. (2012)

5cm. (2012)

Sometimes there is this kind of problem for me, seeing an adapted-from-novel film, that I need to carefully judge if the satisfaction ...

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The Lord of The Rings: The Return of The King (2003)

The Lord of The Rings: The Return of The King (2003)

And finally, a wrap-up. The biggest epic trilogy of the decade has met its end . "The Lord of The Rings: The Return of The King&q...

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The Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

The Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

As the second film of the trilogy, “The Lord of The Rings: The Two Towers” was considered by some viewers as the weakest of the three...

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The Lord of The Rings: The Fellowship of The Ring (2001)

The Lord of The Rings: The Fellowship of The Ring (2001)

I made a preparation for “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” released on Dec 14th : I am currently re-watching all the three films of ...

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Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011)

Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011)

“Martha Marcy May Marlene” . Is it a name of girl or what? Well, explaining the meaning of the title is indeed quite a spoiler. At firs...

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In Bruges (2008)

In Bruges (2008)

Where in the world is Bruges? Pronounced as “Broozh”, Bruges is a city in Belgium , well-known especially for its classical and medieva...

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Brokeback Mountain (2005)

Brokeback Mountain (2005)

"A gay cowboy movie" is the term people usually use to describe "Brokeback Mountain" in brief. Yet, I agree wit...

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Life of Pi (2012)

Life of Pi (2012)

Right after I went out of the teather watching this film, I tweeted, "I have just watched one of the best films of this year"...

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Pi (1998)

Pi (1998)

3.14159265... to countless digits beyond: it’s pi , a mathematical constant taken from Greek alphabet π that implies the ratio of a c...

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Rashomon (1950)

Rashomon (1950)

I was referred to watch “Rashomon” while I was reading a book that mentioned this film as one of the most influencing films in histor...

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L.A. Confidential (1997)

L.A. Confidential (1997)

“L.A. Confidential” is one crime-drama film that enliven the 1998’s Academy Awards Best Picture competition. Lost to “Titanic” , it...

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Seven Psychopaths (2012)

Seven Psychopaths (2012)

When I recalled why I eagerly wanted to see this movie, I got lost. I mean, I don’t really understand why I’m interested in watching it ...

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American Beauty (1999)

American Beauty (1999)

You’ve already watched “Skyfall” , right? And you know who directed it? It’s Sam Mendes , and “American Beauty” is his debut in direct...

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Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

From the trailer, you’ll imagine that this film is gonna be a quirky one. Then, right after I finished downloading started watching it...

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A Separation (2011)

A Separation (2011)

Oh, this is the film that makes every movie-lover from all around the world pay close attentions. “A Separation” is an Iranian film ...

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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

Relax, relax, quit yourself from the euphoria of “Skyfall” . Let’s get things less seriously, shall we? Well, a couple of days ago I wa...

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Skyfall (2012)

Skyfall (2012)

Like what I have written in my previous post , “Skyfall” is considered as one of my must-watch films in these last months of 2012....

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Frankenweenie (2012)

Frankenweenie (2012)

Tim Burton is one of a few charismatic Hollywood filmmakers who still upholds a strong particularity in his every work. This kind of mi...

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Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)

Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)

On the way back home from college, right after I packed all my stuffs in my boardinghouse since I won’t stay there any longer after gra...

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Limitless (2011)

Limitless (2011)

There are about four or five friends of mine refer me to this film. I don’t know, I don’t like its package. For me it looks like another...

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Drive (2011)

Drive (2011)

As one of the most appreciated film in 2011, I have to admit that it’s too late for me to enjoy “Drive” just now. Clearly, it’s surpris...

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PRECAUTIOUS: This post is a random one . Well last night I uploaded a dream of mine, the one that I was busy about. It's called ki...

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Looper (2012)

Looper (2012)

Film about time-travel perhaps is not a brand new thing. This topic has been succesfully blended with many other genres like action ( “I...

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Death Bell (2008)

Death Bell (2008)

Again, I watched another Korean movie some days ago. Don’t ask me what kind of movie it is: since I told you that it’s a Korean movie, ...

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Perahu Kertas 2 (2012)

Perahu Kertas 2 (2012)

Finally, after being kind of doubtful if I would watch this continuation of “Perahu Kertas” that I watched last August, yesterday I ma...

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Preview: Stoker (2013)

Preview: Stoker (2013)

No, we’re not talking about Bram Stoker’s “Dracula” stuffs: “Stoker” is a thriller movie that will be released on March 2013. Well, i...

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A Long Visit (My Mom) (2010)

A Long Visit (My Mom) (2010)

The addition of phrase “My Mom” as an alternative title for this movie brings a clue about what kind of movie this is. “A Long Visit (My...

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Waking Life (2001)

Waking Life (2001)

Wait a second. What you see above is not a painting of Michelangelo or Rembrandt. It’s a scene of “Waking Life”, an animated film that ...

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New Girl (TV-Series)

New Girl (TV-Series)

Emmy’s crowd is over; again, not so much surprises happened. In the comedy series category, “Modern Family” wins. It’s been its third...

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64th Primetime Emmy Awards

64th Primetime Emmy Awards

Well, I have to admit that I am not American TV watchers but I consider myself as—what’s the best term?—an observer (maybe), as TV is a...

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2012's Movies-To-Watch-Next (part 3 of 3)

2012's Movies-To-Watch-Next (part 3 of 3)

<<previously mentioned in "2012's Movies-To-Watch-Next", in descending order: (14) "Anna Karenina"; (13) &quo...

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2012's Movies-To-Watch-Next (part 2 of 3)

2012's Movies-To-Watch-Next (part 2 of 3)

<<previously-mentioned on "2012's Movies-To-Watch-Next", in descending order: (14) "Anna Karenina"; (13) &qu...

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2012's Movies-To-Watch-Next (part 1 of 3)

2012's Movies-To-Watch-Next (part 1 of 3)

I don’t wait for too much movies in 2012: the only movie I most anticipate in this year is “The Dark Knight Rises” and it really amuse...

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Hot Fuzz (2007)

Hot Fuzz (2007)

Opened with an interesting scene, “Hot Fuzz” amazes me. I don’t know if a comedy can be this lovely, but yes, when Edgar Wright meets ...

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The Man From Earth (2007)

The Man From Earth (2007)

Every movie has particular strong points that attract viewers. Some movies set out the dialogue as their powers, some use great visual effe...

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Thank You For Smoking (2005)

Thank You For Smoking (2005)

If you think that movies always talk about the slightly same things, think again. You know, there is a variety of movies out there. Some of...

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(500) Days of Summer (2009)

(500) Days of Summer (2009)

Well, these days I tend to do some repeat viewings instead of watching new movies on cinemas (actually because there’re no movies attractin...

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Fermat's Room (2007)

Fermat's Room (2007)

Opening scene film ini sungguh menjanjikan: blank screen dengan voice-over “Do you know what prime numbers are? Because if you don’t , ...

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The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo (2011)

The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo (2011)

Gw nonton film ini di awal 2012 dan sejak saat itu gw kerap menonton ulang film ini. Bisa jadi ini film yang paling gw tunggu di awal tahun...

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Oldboy (2003)

Oldboy (2003)

Sebenarnya mengetahui apakah suatu film itu bagus atau tidak itu mudah. Buat gw, cirinya ada tiga. Pertama, opening -nya menarik. Entah...

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Belajar dari Film

Belajar dari Film

Okay, let’s get things a little bit less serious . Kita sudah banyak membaca ulasan film, baik film baru maupun film lama, dan kita sudah m...

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Donnie Darko (2001)

Donnie Darko (2001)

Ada banyak alasan bagi seseorang untuk menonton film. Sebagian besar orang menonton film untuk kepentingan hiburan, yakni untuk melepas...

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The Cabin in The Woods (2012)

The Cabin in The Woods (2012)

Well , pada awalnya film ini sama sekali ga masuk hitungan gw untuk gw tonton tahun ini. Bisa jadi karena hampir tidak ada horor Holly...

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How IMDB Rating Works

How IMDB Rating Works

Well , bisa jadi ini topik yang agak berat untuk gw tulis karena ... “ah, tau apa sih lo tentang IMDB, bar...” tapi tidak ada salahnya ...

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Taxi Driver (1976)

Taxi Driver (1976)

“Taxi Driver” adalah film klasik karya Martin Scorsese yang dibintangi oleh Robert De Niro. Film ini dirilis tahun 1976 dan kini berteng...

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Perahu Kertas (2012)

Perahu Kertas (2012)

Gw ga tau angin apa yang membawa gw siang-siang panas tadi ke bioskop untuk menonton drama cinta remaja berjudul “Perahu Kertas” ini. ...

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