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The Fifth Estate

What? You think we just throw what we get on the website? At first, I was willing to let this movie go on without my help. It was clearly a thrilling movie people would respond to. Then, seeing some of … Continue reading

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Pain & Gain

I’m strong.  I’m big.  I’m hot.  I’m big. Pain & Gain (2013) stands at the intersection of satire, true crime, comedy, and action.  That’s a difficult intersection to conduct.  In the hands of a maestro, it can be a beautiful dance … Continue reading

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Gangster Squad

You tell them Los Angeles belongs to Mickey Cohen. Gangster Squad (2013) stands at the intersection of three movies: L.A. Confidential (1997), The Untouchables (1987), and Dick Tracy (1990).  Damn, that must have sounded awesome in the pitch room.  “Wait, and you’re telling me we’ve got Josh Brolin, Ryan … Continue reading

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Half Nelson

I do it now to get by, but now, I can handle it. Another teacher movie?  Man, that’s like two.  Don’t worry, man, Half Nelson (2006) is like a drug movie too, so there’s that.  Drugs?  Man, I don’t know if that’s … Continue reading

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The Adjustment Bureau

He has to spill coffee on himself by 7:05. 7:05 at the latest. David Norris (Matt Damon) is running for Senate. Things don’t really work out for him. Then he meets Elise (Emily Blunt) who gives him the inspiration to … Continue reading

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