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Tag Archive: film

Best Barely Mentioned Movies of 2017

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Another year gone by and another January full of Best of lists. So, instead of doing a tip top best of the year, that would be very similar to the rest of the… Continue reading

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

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