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Movie Review: ‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’ (Second Opinion)

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Read Gfunk’s review right here! Plot: After the death of Superman (Henry Cavill), Batman (Ben Affleck) resolves to let his sacrifice not be in vain. Convinced that a global threat is on the… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’

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Plot: In the late 1960s, small-time crook Bill O’Neal (Laketih Stanfield) is recruited by FBI agent Roy Mitchell (Jesse Plemmons) to infiltrate the Chicago chapter of the Black Panther Party, led by the… Continue reading

Sloth, The Goonies, and ’80s Inclusion

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One of the welcome insights I’ve learned about cinema is that your perspective on a particular movie evolves and changes over time. A single twenty-year-old male who watches Arrival in 2016 is bound to have… Continue reading

Movie Review: Sound of Metal

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Plot: When heavy metal drummer Ruben Stone (Riz Ahmed) abruptly loses his hearing, everything he knows comes into question. Worried that the sudden change may affect his sobriety, Ruben’s girlfriend Lou (Olivia Cooke)… Continue reading

TV Review: Raised By Wolves

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Plot: In the mid-22nd century, Earth has been decimated by a global religious war between the militant atheists and an order known as the Mithraic. In an attempt to save humanity, a man… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Alex Trebek (1940-2020)

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It seems like 2020 is the gift that keeps on giving – or more accurately taking – things away from us. With Kirk Douglas, Chadwick Boseman, and most recently Sean Connery already leaving… Continue reading

The Star Trek Re-Watch – Star Trek: First Contact

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One of the positive consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, has been the ability for people to explore television shows and films they never got around to see. This of course comes with the… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Sean Connery (1930-2020)

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Sad bit of news to report at the House today as news broke over the weekend that Hollywood legend, Sean Connery, passed away on Saturday at the age of ninety at his home… Continue reading

Movie Review: The Trial of the Chicago 7

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Plot: Following the riots in Chicago during the 1968 Democratic National Convention, several key anti-Vietnam War leaders including Tom Hayden (Eddie Redmayne), Abbie Hoffman (Sacha Baron Cohen), Bobby Seale (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II) and… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Terry Goodkind (1948-2020)

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Since the age of the Internet began, the revelation of celebrity deaths became almost instantaneous. Imagine my surprise and sadness when just yesterday I discovered one of the most influential fantasy writers of… Continue reading