August: Osage County - [HD Download] (3/28) - Family drama starring Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts, both of whom were nominated for Oscars and Golden Globes. Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher - [DVD] - [Blu-ray] - It's probably some horrible animation, but how can I resist? Chinese Zodiac - [DVD] - [Blu-Ray] - Apparently this is a third Armour of God movie. The Great Beauty - [DVD] - [Blu-Ray] - - Italian comedy/drama. Won the Golden Globe for Best Foreign Film. Nominated for the Oscar. Played at Cannes. The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - [SD Download] - [HD Download] - The 2nd film in the stunning Hobbit series. Loves Her Gun - [DVD] - Romantic drama about a woman who suffers a violent act in New York that moves to Austin and gets involved with the local gun culture. The Past - [Blu-ray] - An Iranian man deserts his French wife and her two children to return to his homeland. Cannes Award winner. SXSW, Sidewalk. The Punk Singer - [DVD] - [SD Download] - [HD Download] - Documentary on Kathleen Hanna, singer from Bikini Kill and cultural icon. White Reindeer - [SD Download] - [HD Download] (3/28) - Dark comedy about a woman putting her life together during Christmastime. SXSW. The Wolf of Wall Street - [DVD] - [Blu-Ray] - Martin Scorsese’s black comedy about stockbroker frauds, corruption and debauchery in the 90′s. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio. Nominated for 5 Oscars.
It was alright, though I question a couple of the changes they made from the source material. Largely removing the two princes from the action in the second 'act' (after the first happily ever after) removes a lot of the comic relief.