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Black Mass Review – Johnny Depp Is A Bad Man

Crime biopics are a dime a dozen in the history of cinema.  Many are among the greatest films of all time, and if done correctly it’s a strong recipe for success.  There are some bad …

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New Crimson Peak Trailer – Del Toro Hollywood Horror

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Guillermo del Toro has been making unique horror films for quite some time now, and his mastery of the fantasy and horror genres is clear.  Crimson Peak is his latest, and perhaps biggest horror entry …

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The Imitation Game Review

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The story of Enigma is likely the most important story you had never heard.  Films based on true stories of real historical significance are always fantastic Oscar bait, particularly when they are full of fantastic …

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2015 Oscar Nominations and Analysis

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2015 Oscar Nominations It’s been an incredible year for movies, and like many of you I’m pumped for Oscar season.  The nominations were released today, so here’s my thoughts on each category (well, the big …

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2014 Oscar Wrap Up: Complete List Of Oscar Winners

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Well folks, the 2014 Oscars are in the books and what a year it was.  Ellen DeGeneres hosted the show and provided a lot of laughs and even managed to break Twitter in the process, …

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Movie Melt Present’s Our Oscars: The 2014 Melties

So 2013 was an absolutely incredible year in film.  We saw one of the best groups of Best Picture nominees ever assembled, and even some films that were left out but well deserved such as …

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Why “12 Years a Slave” WILL win Best Picture

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This is not meant to be a review of the film. James reviewed it back in November. (http://moviemelt.com/12-years-slave-movie-review/) He gave it a 9/10. Whether I say it was a 9, 9.5, or even a 10, it …

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’12 Years A Slave’ Review: America’s Darkest Memories

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Slavery is a topic that has been covered in television, books and movies for many years, but somehow never quite like with 12 Years A Slave, a uniquely personal movie about one of America’s darkest …

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12 Years A Slave Trailer Showcases All Star Cast

12 Years A Slave Trailer In the wake of the Trayvon Martin trail verdict, it is a time of immense racial tension in the United States.  Race is a topic that will also be covered …

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Star Trek: Into Darkness Review: J.J. Abrams Does It Again

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‘Star Trek: Into Darkness’ Review  This ain’t your Daddy’s ‘Star Trek’, but you should already have known that by now. If not, get off your lazy ass and see the 2009 reboot. This rejuvenated franchise …

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