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Arnold’s back in Terminator Genisys, but film lacks charisma

Arnold’s back in Terminator Genisys, but film lacks charisma

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s more than possible to dip your toes back into a stagnant or failed franchise and deliver something ranging from quite good to spectacular but Genisys does not land in that spectrum.

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‘Inside Out’ confidently lands amongst Pixar’s best

‘Inside Out’ confidently lands amongst Pixar’s best

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

After stumbling with clunking films about automobiles and monsters in college that seemed to lack traces of a human spirit, Pixar proves it is still capable of gathering its wits and knock out a masterfully told film with “Inside Out”.

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Jurassic World is worth a revisit to the park & franchise

Jurassic World is worth a revisit to the park & franchise

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jurassic World is honestly better than it has any right to be.

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‘Night at the Museum – Secret of the Tomb’ offers fun conclusion to the magical series

‘Night at the Museum – Secret of the Tomb’ offers fun conclusion to the magical series

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

This weekend two trilogies have their final chapters hitting cinemas. One is a fun adventure with a well-known cast of characters, some shorter than others, but all fighting together against supernatural elements. The other is about a hobbit. That’s right “Night at the Museum” is back with all your favorites and a few new fun historical and mythological figures join as well for “Night at the Museum: The Secret of the Tomb.”

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‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ disappoints

‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ disappoints

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is likely the worst film I have seen in 2014. I take no joy in typing those words as I truly want to enjoy everything I see regardless of actors or directors involved or the genre it is classified as and love The Hobbit as written by Tolkien.

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The New Exodus: Ridley Scott Paints Moses as the Accidental Hero

The New Exodus: Ridley Scott Paints Moses as the Accidental Hero

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

If Charlton Heston were still alive, he would be pleased with Ridley Scott’s rendition of the Exodus and Christian Bale’s portrayal of Moses/Moshe.

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‘Gone Girl’ provides moving, disturbing glimpse into the dark chasm of   relationships

‘Gone Girl’ provides moving, disturbing glimpse into the dark chasm of relationships

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Gone Girl” holds up its novel’s reputation of being a slow burn that both disturbs and excites.

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‘The Maze Runner’ is a thrilling adventure that improves on the book (Bethany’s Review)

‘The Maze Runner’ is a thrilling adventure that improves on the book (Bethany’s Review)

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The next young adult post-apocalyptic dystopian novel to tackle the big screen is James Dashner’s “The Maze Runner.” And for once, the movie is actually better than the book.

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‘A Walk Among the Tombstones’ brings throwback techniques to solid thriller

‘A Walk Among the Tombstones’ brings throwback techniques to solid thriller

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Liam Neeson has made a name for himself as an action man over the past five years with the “Taken” films and “Nonstop.” “A Walk Among the Tombstones” is the next film in line for Neeson to add to his badass repertoire. While the film has its small stumbles, it manages to add small nuances that its predecessors lacked.

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‘This Is Where I Leave You’ will leave you laughing & crying

‘This Is Where I Leave You’ will leave you laughing & crying

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

It has been a long time since a movie has made me cry, laugh, and cringe all in its 2 hour period, but new dramedy “This is Where I Leave You” achieved just that in the best way possible.

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