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Movie Review: ‘Hell or High Water’

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Directed by: David Mackenzie Starring: Chris Pine, Ben Foster, and Jeff Bridges Plot: A Texas Ranger chases a couple of bank robbing brothers. Review: I honestly didn’t think much of this movie when I first saw… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Don’t Think Twice’

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Directed by: Mike Birbiglia Starring:Mike Birbiglia, Keegan Michael Key, and Gillian Jacobs Plot: Members of a New York based improv troupe struggle to cope when one of their members leaves to be on a popular… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Imperium’

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Directed by: Daniel Ragusis Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Toni Collette, and Sam Trammell Plot: A young FBI agent goes undercover to infiltrate a white separatist movement.  Review: Imperium, first and foremost, will be remembered for being the… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Cell’

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Directed by: Tod Williams Starring: John Cusack and Samuel L. Jackson Plot: A cell phone signal turns users into zombies Review: The idea of a Stephen King book being made into a movie starring John Cusack… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Special Correspondents’

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Directed by: Ricky Gervais Starring: Eric Bana, Ricky Gervais, and Vera Farmiga Plot: When 2 reporters lose their plane tickets and passports on the way to the airport, they set up across the street from their… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Invitation’

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Directed by: Karyn Kusama Starring: Logan Marshall-Green, Michiel Huisman, and Tammy Blanchard Plot: At a dinner party, a man starts to suspect his ex-wife and her new husband have ulterior motives Review: Will (Logan Marshall-Green) is… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Mr. Right’

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Directed by: Paco Cabezas Starring: Sam Rockwell, Anna Kendrick, and Tim Roth Plot: A young woman falls for a man who turns out to be a hitman. Review: I am a big fan of Sam Rockwell.… Continue reading

‘Captain America: Civil War’ (Non-Spoiler) Review: Marvel’s Magnum Opus

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The ‘Kid from Brooklyn’ has returned for his third solo outing, and Civil War takes superhero storytelling, action and gravitas to another level. Captain America: Civil War is as good as you’d hope.… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Midnight Special’

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Directed by: Jeff Nichols Starring:  Michael Shannon, Kirsten Dunst, Joel Edgerton, and Jaeden Lieberher Plot: A man and his super-powered son evade government agents and religious zealots. Review: Jeff Nichols is one of the most… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘Hail Caesar’

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Directed by: Joel and Ethan Coen Starring: Josh Brolin, George Clooney, and Ralph Fiennes Plot: A studio problem solver goes into crisis mode when the superstar lead of his newest tentpole picture goes missing. Review: A… Continue reading