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Insidious: Chapter 2: Movie Review

September 12, 2013 // 0 Comments

Let’s face it, horror movie sequels usually suck. They are almost always forced and feel like obvious cash grabs.  However, seeing that director James Wan released one of [...]

Riddick: Movie Review

September 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

It has been nearly a decade since the furious Furyan Riddick has graced the big screen and after screening the long gestating sequel, I think they should have either waited [...]

Getaway: Movie Review

August 29, 2013 // 0 Comments

Remember when August was considered the dumping ground for movies that studios knew were bad?  Well, the new Ethan Hawke and Selena Gomez action-thriller [...]

Closed Circuit: Movie Review

August 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

In the opening sequence of the new thriller “Closed Circuit” we are shown a busy outdoor city market via numerous closed circuit cameras. Each camera focuses on [...]

In a World…: Movie Review

August 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

“In a World…” are the three words that were used back in the day when voiceover stars were an important part of a film’s trailer. Today, we [...]

You’re Next: Movie Review

August 22, 2013 // 0 Comments

I screened “You’re Next” back in March at SXSW and the mini-review was included in my SXSW 2013 recap which you can view here.  Below is the review from [...]

Lee Daniels’ The Butler: Movie Review

August 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

For myself, writing a negative review for a film about a very important time in our country is not an easy task.  The Civil Rights movement is probably the single most [...]

Kick-Ass 2: Movie Review

August 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

Jeff Wadlow takes over directing duties for Matthew Vaughn in the surprisingly good sequel to 2010’s modest-hit “Kick-Ass”.  When word first broke that a [...]

Paranoia: Movie Review

August 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

After watching the trailers for “Paranoia”, I was absolutely sure that the movie was going to be a total stinker, despite the fact that Gary Oldman and Harrison [...]

The Spectacular Now: Movie Review

August 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

Director James Ponsoldt’s “The Spectacular Now” my not be a spectacular film, but it does feature a spectacular performance from its’ star Miles [...]
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