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TV Review: ‘True Detective’ Season 3 Episode 1: ‘The Great War and Modern Memory’

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***WARNING!!! SPOILERS BELOW!!!***     Season Plot: Set in three different time periods (1980, 1990, and 2015), the third season of True Detective follows Arkansas state police detective Wayne Hays (Mahershala Ali) and… Continue reading

‘The Last Jedi’ Revisited

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To say that 2017’s The Last Jedi was a divisive film among Star Wars fans is akin to saying Dagobah is a little swampy. Many detractors often point to the following as evidence:… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Roma’

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Plot: Set in 1970 Mexico City, director Alfonso Cuaron’s latest work is an intimate look at a year in the life of maid Cleo (Yalitza Aparicio) and her relationship with the upper class… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘BlacKkKlansman’ (2nd Opinion)

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Plot: In 1970s Colorado, Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) is hired as the first black cop in the history of the Colorado Springs police department. Although he starts out in the records room,… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Aquaman’

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  You can read Gfunk’s review right here!   Plot: Arthur Curry (Jason Momoa) is a man torn between two worlds. The son of Atlanna, Queen of Atlantis (Nicole Kidman) and a lighthouse… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Donald Moffat (1930-2018)

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  Donald Moffat, most remembered for his film roles in The Thing and Clear and Present Danger, died last week just days from his eighty-eighth birthday from complications due to a stroke. Born… Continue reading

My 10 Most Anticipated Films of 2019

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Hard to believe 2018 is already wrapping up. It’s been a great year for cinema whether it was major blockbusters like Avengers: Infinity War and Incredibles 2 or heavier fare like First Reformed… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Green Book’

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Plot: Loosely based on a true story, director Peter Farrelly’s film explores the friendship between pianist Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali) and his driver Tony “Lip” Vallelonga (Viggo Mortensen) as they travel through… Continue reading

In Memoriam: Penny Marshall (1943-2018)

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  A true pioneer in the film industry has passed. Word broke earlier today that Penny Marshall, star of the television sitcom Laverne and Shirley and director of such classics as Big and… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘First Reformed’

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Plot: Reverend Ernst Toller (Ethan Hawke) oversees the First Reformed Church of Snowbridge, New York. Essentially, nothing more than a historical site funded by the mega-church Abundant Life, Toller’s congregation is small. Divorced,… Continue reading