Fifty Years: Fifty Movies – part five

In one days, I will turn fifty.  Or maybe you could say, I will achieve fifty years old, finishing my 50th year.  To celebrate (at least, on this blog), we’re taking a look back and picking a film from each year of my life that I think is notable. My birthday is June 7, so each film came out in the year that began on that date, according to Wikipedia.

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

Man, sometimes it feels hard to be inspired to write about anything unless I don’t like it.  Like (gasp!) it’s actually easier to be snarky and nit-pick a movie’s faults, than to expound on what makes it great.  And if there’s a negative side to this whole blogging thing, that might be it:  I can be way more adept at fault-finding than I actually want to be, while my ability to positively describe something may have atrophied a bit.

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