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Movie Review: ‘The House’

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Director: Emma de Swaef & Marc James Roels, Niki Lindroth von Bahr, Paloma Baeza Cast: Claudie Blakley, Matthew Goode, Mia Goth, Mark Heap, Miranda Richardson, Jarvis Cocker, Yvonne Lombard, Sven Wollter, Susan Wokoma,… Continue reading

The Wrong Lesson Marvel Might Take From Spider-Man: No Way Home

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Spider-Man: No Way Home opened late in 2021, and still more than doubled the box office of the previous champion, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings. In a year with limited… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Encanto’

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Director: Jared Bush and Byron Howard Cast: Stephanie Beatriz, María Cecilia Botero, John Leguizamo, Mauro Castillo, Jessica Darrow, Angie Cepeda, Carolina Gaitán, Diane Guerrero, Adassa, Alan Tudyk Plot: In the mountains of Colombia… Continue reading

Top 10 ‘Sparks’ Music Videos

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If there’s one thing that marks 2021 in this house it’s the discovery and growing obsession with ‘Sparks’, an American pop group fronted by brothers Russell and Ron Mael. Their incredible 50 year… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Matrix Resurrections’

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Director: Lana Wachowski Cast: Keanu Reeves, Carrie-Anne Moss, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, Neil Patrick Harris, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Jada Pinkett Smith, Daniel Bernhardt Plot: Thomas Anderson is a…ok, look, we… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’

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NO SPOILERS UNTIL THE WILLEM DAFOE MEME Director: Jon Watts Cast: Tom Holland, Benedict Cumberbatch, Zendaya, Jacob Batalon, Jon Favreau, Marisa Tomei, Alfred Molina, Willem Dafoe, Jamie Foxx, Thomas Haden Church, Rhys Ifans,… Continue reading

The Top 10 X-Men Covers

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I am going to publish this and immediately remember another ten that should have been on the list. Maybe I’ll do a follow up. But I did a quick scan of galleries and… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Sing 2’

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Director: Garth Jennings Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Scarlett Johansson, Taron Egerton, Tori Kelly, Nick Kroll, Bobby Cannavale, Halsey, Pharrell Williams, Nick Offerman, Letitia Wright, Eric André, Chelsea Peretti, Bono, Garth Jennings, Jennifer… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The French Dispatch’

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Director: Wes Anderson Cast: Bill Murray, Owen Wilson, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand, Jeffrey Wright, Elisabeth Moss, Anjelica Huston, Benicio del Toro, Adrien Brody, Léa Seydoux, Timothée Chalamet, Lyna Khoudri, Mathieu Amalric, Stephen Park… Continue reading

Top 10 Horror Movie Openings

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SCREAM Scream opens with a sequence that kick-starts the story but works as a terrifying short film disconnected from the remainder of the movie. It’s a perfect demonstration of escalating tension, and immediately… Continue reading