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The Martian Review – Science To The Rescue

Prometheus was Ridley Scott’s latest and last Sci-Fi effort set in space, and it was quite a marvel.  He follows it up with this adaptation of Andy Weir’s fantastic novel, The Martian.  It’s an ambitious …

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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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Focus Review: Can Will Smith Land The Big Con?

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Will Smith hasn’t been very busy lately.  He’s been quiet since 2008 basically, with a brief reemergence to make Men In Black 3 and the critical failure that was After Earth.  It looks like he’s …

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A Most Violent Year Review: Oscar Is Oscar Worthy

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Every year there are a number of films and actors who get snubbed at the Academy Awards.  I only complain when it’s really, really egregious because the fact is, when you’re talking about a snubbed …

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Coen Brothers Return To Comedy With Hail, Caesar!

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After the critical acclaimed, but decidedly gloomy folk singing drama Inside Llewyn Davis, the Coen Brothers’ next film will be a return to a more comedic turn. Total Film Magazine tells us that the film, …

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John Wick Sequel Coming? We’ve Got Mixed Feelings

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Apparently, surprise 2014 hit John Wick already has a sequel on the way, and we don’t know if we like that.  The news came out of Movies.com, who sat down with the directors and got …

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Leonardo DiCaprio Fights A Bear In The Revenant

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Birdman was one of my favorite films of the year, and it’s director Alejandro González Iñárritu is set to follow it up with quite a bang, with his wilderness survival  and revenge thriller The Revenant.  The …

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Calvary Review: Salvation In The Suffering?

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I’m not sure I will ever want to watch Calvary again.  That may be an exaggeration.  I certainly won’t be watching it again any time soon however.  So, the movie stinks, review over, right?  No. …

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New ‘Lost River’ Trailer: Gosling’s Dark Debut

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Ryan Gosling has been out of our sights for a while, not showing up in any film roles.  The reason is largely that he’s been working on his new passion for film making, writing and …

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Bad Men Will Bleed In The Salvation Trailer

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Westerns have very special place in my heart, and I am always excited to see a new Western show some promise.  This new effort from director Kristian Levring has done just that.  It is a …

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