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Out of the Furnace: Movie Review

December 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

Scott Cooper, who did a great job with his 2009 directorial debut, “Crazy Heart”, has managed to take a great cast along with what should be a thrilling premise [...]

Frozen: Movie Review

November 26, 2013 // 0 Comments

“Frozen” is the latest animated offering from Disney and it shares quite a bit in common with 2010’s “Tangled”, which is not a bad thing.  Both [...]

Nebraska: Movie Review

November 26, 2013 // 0 Comments

Director Alexander Payne (Sideways, The Descendants) delivers his finest film to date with “Nebraska”, but the truly special aspect of this outstanding piece of [...]

Delivery Man: Movie Review

November 21, 2013 // 0 Comments

  “Delivery Man” is a remake of the 2011 Canadian comedy “Starbuck”. Both films were helmed by writer/director Ken Scott.   This time around [...]

The Best Man Holiday: Movie Review

November 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

It has been nearly 15 years since writer/director Malcolm D. Lee’s “The Best Man” arrived in theaters.  I haven’t seen the first film since [...]

Dallas Buyers Club: Movie Review

November 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

It is not uncommon for an actor to undergo a dangerous physical transformation for a role.  Christian Bale, Tom Hanks, 50 Cent, and others have all shed enough weight to [...]

Thor: The Dark World: Movie Review

November 7, 2013 // 0 Comments

One of the great things about each of the Marvel Studios films is that even though they are connected, each character’s solo adventure works well as a stand-alone [...]

All is Lost: Movie Review

November 7, 2013 // 0 Comments

Director J.C. Chandor’s follow-up to the fantastic 2011 film “Margin Call” is somewhat of a mixed bag.  “All is Lost” features a fantastic, [...]

Ender’s Game: Movie Review

October 31, 2013 // 0 Comments

The new sci-fi feature “Ender’s Game” is based on the bestselling book of the same name by Orson Scott Card.  The film which was adapted and directed by [...]
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