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May 20, 2015 - 1 Comments

I need to be honest and admit I was never a fan of the Mad Max movies of the 80s. I actually thought they were pretty darn stupid. That was with the exception of Beyond...

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May 15, 2015 - 1 Comments

This is starting to feel like the year of the overblown movie. From the supercharged cars of Furious 7, to the bubbly animation of Home, all the way to epic superhero movies, every genre seems...

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May 6, 2015 - 0 Comments

I was kind of dreading the second period drama of the week, The Water Diviner, as the first left a bad taste in my mouth. Add in the fact that I just don’t like Russel...

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April 26, 2015 - 0 Comments

I think the gimmick that came from the Unfriended movie was inventive. After all, directors have been complaining for years that most of their work is lost when people insist on viewing their films on...

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April 12, 2015 - 0 Comments

Furious 7 is managing an 80%+ approval rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Is it pity points for Paul Walker’s untimely death? Or is it more related to the fact that this one feels a lot like...

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April 3, 2015 - 0 Comments

While We’re Young is a new indie movie with limited release, possibly aimed at aging hipsters. Despite the fact that its release was limited to a small amount of theaters, this one could wind up...

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January 6, 2015 - 0 Comments

Into the Woods is one of the highest budget fantasy movies of the winter and it’s already grossed about $31 million, while holding the number 2 spot at the box office. In addition to that,...

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December 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

As a massive nerd, I’ve been waiting for this movie to come out for years. I literally have been in line, dressed as a hobbit, since 2011. Ok, well that’s a bit of an exaggeration,...

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December 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

Chris Rock has a gift for comic realism. In his third turn in the director’s chair, he releases the wonderful comedy/drama Top Five. In this movie, we see a realistic portrayal of an ageing comic...

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November 25, 2014 - 0 Comments

Steve Carrell seems to have a gift for picking the right movies. Whether he’s doing a romantic comedy, a drama, or a straight out quirky comedy, he seems to know what films work. When I...

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