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Movie Review | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Personally, I hate the comparison between The Hunger Games and the Twilight franchise. It’s ridiculous. The Hunger Games is an exciting, futuristic action-thriller about teen tributes fighting to the death, much to the delight of the [...]

11/20/2013

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Movie Review: The Counselor

When I walked out of Planes this past August, I thought there was nothing that could stoop lower than that crummy cartoon. Sure I’ve seen some bad films like The Fifth Estate, Closed Circuit and [...]

10/28/2013

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Movie Review: Gravity

There are many different ways to meet your untimely demise. Drowning, burned alive or freezing to death are all terrible ways to go. Most people fear these misfortunes happening to them so we blow out [...]

10/02/2013

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Movie Review: You’re Next

Imagine the movie Home Alone, but instead of the Wet Bandits trying to break into your house, it’s a group of animal-mask-wearing killers. Swap out Kevin McCallister for the most unlikable, privileged family on-screen this year and you [...]

08/22/2013

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Movie Review: Elysium

Neil Blomkamp knocked it out of the park with his directorial debut District 9. With the film’s political undertones and minimal budget that produced effects and cinematography that was better than 90% of the Hollywood [...]

08/09/2013

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Movie Review: The Way, Way Back

Every once in a while during the summer blockbuster season we find a hidden gem that shines brighter than all the big budget summer films. A movie that is very simple, but sticks with you [...]

07/22/2013

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Movie Review: Red 2

We love seeing old people kick butt and defy their age at the movies! Films such as The Expendables, Space Cowboys and Cocoon all entertained fans with their geriatric stars blasting bad guys and break [...]

07/22/2013

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Movie Review: Pacific Rim

It looks like Godzilla vs Transformers. That has been the general public’s opinion towards Guillermo del Torro’s new apocalyptic monster movie Pacific Rim.  Pacific Rim had fan-boys like me in a frenzy for years, but [...]

07/12/2013

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Movie Review: The Heat

It’s no secret Melissa McCarthy is not what Hollywood typically looks for in a leading lady. McCarthy doesn’t fit the mold and we didn’t need that vulgar has-been Rex Reed to let us in on [...]

06/28/2013

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Movie Review: Monsters University

Outside of the sacred Toy Story trilogy, Pixar has let us down in the continuing stories of our favorite characters. Fans have begged for a sequel to The Incredibles (which seems like a logical franchise) [...]

06/20/2013

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