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‘Chronicle’ Review – Just Another Superhero Film?

    It wouldn’t be fair to say the superhero genre is dead, but it’s almost on life support. Sure, in recent years we’ve gotten some really strong films, such as Spider-Man 2, Batman Begins, and obviously The Dark Knight. However, … Continue reading

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‘The Grey’ Review – Once More Into The Fray…

           What could have been just a good survival movie is actually one of the best films we’re going to see in 2012. It should be noted up front that the movie being shown in trailers (Taken with wolves!) isn’t … Continue reading

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‘Transformers: DOTM’ Review – Bay Redeems Himself

TRANSFORMERS is a film I’ll defend til I die. It’s overly long, and the action at the end is just metal hitting metal with sparks flying off, but I love all of it. Okay, so I don’t love the generally … Continue reading

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Reader Request – ‘Resident Evil: Afterlife’

I quite enjoy the first RESIDENT EVIL film. As an adaptation it somewhat fails, but as its own thing, it’s a decent enough horror film. Somewhere along the lines in-between RESIDENT EVIL and RESIDENT EVIL: APOCALYPSE it was decided that … Continue reading

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‘Midnight In Paris’ Review – Nothing But Delight

Woody Allen is one of those legendary directors that’s constantly talked about. That’s largely because since 1966, Woody Allen has released 42 movies. And not only does he constantly release films, but for the most part, they’re also generally well … Continue reading

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Battle: Los Angeles Review

Disclaimer – I originally saw this film when it was in theaters. I remember the marketing for Battle: LA very clearly. Specifically, I remember the first trailer that used The Sun’s Gone Dim and the Sky Turned Black by Johann … Continue reading

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Is Super 8 As Mint As It Should Be?

I didn’t grow up in the 80s. I didn’t grow up with The Goonies, ET, Gremlins, or any of the “classic” Amblin films. I didn’t even grow up with the non-Amblin films, like Stand by Me and Close Encounters of … Continue reading

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