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Short Term 12 Review: Small Film, Big Heart

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Short Term 12 is a film that was not on my radar, until I began to see it pop up in a lot of ‘best movies’ lists and on a lot of critics pages.  I …

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Godzilla Movie Review: Monster Of A Movie?

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Godzilla first appeared on the big screen all the way back in 1954, in one of the original big time monster movies.  It took Hollywood all the way until 1998 to crank out a remake …

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The Amazing Spiderman 2 Review: How Amazing Is It?

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The Amazing Spiderman 2, Marc Webb’s follow up to his Spidey reboot has been highly touted and comes in with big expectations, as most Marvel Superhero movie sequels do.  With a long run time and …

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‘Under The Skin’ Review: Scarlett Johansson Gets Under Our Skin

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Scarlett Johansson has been making a lot of great movies lately, and having just seen Captain America: The Winter Solider, I’ve recently had the realization that she’s pretty awesome.  So when I saw the trailer …

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Nymphomaniac Part 2 Review: Typical Von Trier

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Please see here for my Nymphomaniac Part 1 review. So I’ll keep this review fairly quick since this is essentially one film split into two parts, and I’ve already given my thoughts on the first, …

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The Grand Budapest Hotel Review: All Star Cast, Charm.

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Wes Anderson is known for his quirky, charming and unique style of writing and film making, and his last film ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ was a wonderful example of that.  His latest film, The Grand Budapest Hotel, …

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‘How I Live Now’ Review

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How I Live Now Films based on Young Adult novels are running rampant these days, and most of them are big budget blockbusters.  Most of them are also big commercial successes, or at least that’s …

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Nymphomaniac Part 1 Review

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Lars Von Trier is not one to shy away from controversy, in fact I’m pretty sure he seeks it out.  His films have been some of the most polarizing in the history of cinema.  His …

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‘Oldboy’ Movie Review

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We all know how many Asian to American remakes have been made over the years.   There’s been the good, The Departed, the decent like The Ring and the really bad, like The Eye.  It is …

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A Journey Through The Best Film Noir Movies Ever

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When someone asks you what your favorite genre of movies is, it’s always a difficult question to answer, because on any given day you could be in the mood for something different, and there is …

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