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Movie Review: Don’t Look Up

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Plot: When Dr. Randall Mindy (Leonardo DiCaprio) and doctoral candidate Kate Dibiasky (Jennifer Lawrence) confirm that a comet is heading on a collision course for Earth, they immediately move to notify the appropriate… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Betty White (1922-2021)

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Well, this was certainly not the post I wanted to write to end 2021. Multiple sources from Deadline to TMZ are reporting that longtime actress Betty White has died at the age of… Continue reading

Game of Thrones: An Ending Reimagined

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I must admit to a certain level of bias when it comes to Game of Thrones. I’ve been reading the novels (and re-reading and re-reading) since 2005. The HBO television show is my… Continue reading

Have We Lost The Ability To Engage With Art?

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Several years ago, I wrote an article for House of Geekery about problematic actors in films, and how that may color how we view certain movies we once loved. Essentially my contention was… Continue reading

Movie Review: Ghostbusters: Afterlife (Second Opinion)

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Plot: Bankrupt and out of luck, single Mom Callie Spengler (Carrie Coon) relocates herself and children Phoebe (McKenna Grace) and Trevor (Finn Wolfhard) from New York City to Summerville, Oklahoma. With only a… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Dune Part One’

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Plot: Based on the landmark 1965 science-fiction novel by Frank Herbert, thousands of years in the future humanity has colonized most of the known galaxy. This is in no small part due to… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Halloween Kills’ (Second Opinion)

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Plot: Picking up immediately after the events of the 2018 film, Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis), her daughter Karen (Judy Greer), and granddaughter Allyson (Andi Matichak) all believe they’ve finally put an end… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Last Duel’

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Plot: Based on the book by Eric Jager, acclaimed director Ridley Scott’s latest tells the true story of the events leading up to the last official trial by combat in medieval France. When… Continue reading

Movie Review: No Time to Die

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Plot: Shortly after the capture of Ernst Stavro Blofeld (Christoph Waltz), James Bond (Daniel Craig) and Dr Madeleine Swann (Lea Seydoux) retreat to Italy for a well-earned vacation. However, their respite is short-lived… Continue reading

Movie Review: The Green Knight

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Plot: Based on the 14th-century poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, director David Lowery’s newest adaptation centers around King Arthur’s (Sean Harris) wayward nephew Gawain (Dev Patel). Seemingly content to while away… Continue reading