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Top 100 Acting Performances of ’00 (60-41)

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60. Peter Dinklage – The Station Agent Almost ten years before “Game of Thrones,” Dinklage got his breakout role as a hermit train aficionado. He is often cold, distant, and obnoxiously quiet in… Continue reading

Movie Review – ‘The Square’

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Directed by: Ruben Östlund Starring: Claes Bang, Elisabeth Moss, and Terry Notary Plot: The curator of a contemporary art museum, on the verge of unveiling the museum’s newest piece, gets sidetracked while trying to retrieve his… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Stronger’

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Directed by: David Gordon Green Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, and Miranda Richardson Plot: After surviving the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing, Jeff Bauman must cope with the loss of his legs and new found fame. Review:… Continue reading

Top 100 Acting Performances of the ’00s (80-61)

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Click here for 100-81 80. Daniel Day-Lewis – Gangs of New York Although anyone else would just simply overact as the theatrical and overzealous madman that tormented 1860s New York City, Day-Lewis overacts… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Man Who Invented Christmas’

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Directed by: Bharat Nalluri Starring: Dan Stevens, Christopher Plummer, and Jonathan Pryce Plot: Charles Dickens struggles with writer’s block creating The Christmas Carol Review: The titular man who invented Christmas is not Christ. Or… Continue reading

Movie Review: The Florida Project

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Directed by: Sean Baker Starring: Willem Dafoe, Brooklyn Prince, and Bria Vinaite Plot: Unsupervised children living in a motel cause trouble for the manager Review: When people talk about movies that capture the seedy underbelly of… Continue reading

The Pull List: Public Enemy Punisher

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The Pull List started as a weekly spotlight on interesting new releases, but it has since redirected that spotlight to random thoughts about characters, storylines, and other comic book elements. This isn’t about Punisher… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Battle of the Sexes’

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Directed by: Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris Starring: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Sarah Silverman, and Bill Pullman Plot: Retired Bobby Riggs challenges new superstar Billie Jean King to an exhibition tennis match to prove men are… Continue reading

Top 100 Acting Performances of the ’00s (100-81)

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100 + 99. Ryan Philipe and Benicio del Toro – Way of the Gun This is by far the most controversial choice on the list. Way of the Gun is one of those violent… Continue reading

Movie Review: Mother!

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Directed by: Darren Aronofsky Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris, and Michelle Pfeiffer Plot: A couple’s relationship is tested when they invite challenging houseguests into their home. Review: At this point, you have probably already… Continue reading