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‘Out Of The Furnace’ Review: All Star Cast, All Star Movie?

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Some movies are just not made to make you happy.  Out Of The Furnace is certainly one of those movies.  This bleak, desolate thriller has an absolute A-List cast, the likes of which is not …

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‘Europa Report’ Review: Low Budget Sci-Fi Meets Recorded Footage

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Science fiction exploration films have been done many times before.  So have found footage films.  Europa Report may be the first to noticeably combine the two though, in this movie about 6 astronauts sent to …

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‘Drinking Buddies’ Review: Jake Johnson and Olivia Wilde Get Drunk

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Beer is just a huge part of my life.  I love it.  All kinds of beer.  Porters, stouts, IPAs, Wheat Beers, Lagers, the whole nine yards.  Beer is something you drink with good food, on …

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Actor Spotlight: Top 10 George Clooney Movies

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  It has been a solid year for George Clooney.  Well to be honest, it has been a solid career for George Clooney.  More than solid.  He’s been nominated for eight Academy Awards and won …

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‘Homefront’ – The 19th Sequel To One Of The Jason Statham Movies

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If you’ve been watching television over this lead up period to Thanksgiving, you’ve probably been exposed to the trailer for, or some other form of advertisement for, ‘Homefront,’ a new movie starring Jason Statham and …

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Russell Crowe Builds A Biblically Challenged Arc In ‘Noah’ Trailer

When I saw the new trailer for Darren Aronofsky‘s biblical (I say this with caution, as you’ll read shortly) epic ‘Noah’, I was a little bit surprised.  I had heard nothing about the film, and …

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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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Thor: The Dark World Review: Marvel Keeps The Ball Rolling

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Marvel continues to crank out movie after movie, and while some of their films are certainly better than others, on the whole the studio just can do no wrong.  Here , with Thor: The Dark …

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MUST SEE MOVIES YOU HAVEN’T SEEN: ATTACK THE BLOCK (2011)

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Low-budget sci-fi movies. Those words usually mean its 2 a.m. and nothing is on T.V. or the local cash-only drive-in is running a promo to try to stay in business. That is why I love …

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The Best Movie Directors Who Are Also Famous Actors

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Over the years, there have been a ton of famous actors who have turned into movie directors, with mixed levels of success.  Many of them direct themselves regularly, while some have even directed films that …

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