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Lost In Translation

The good news is the whiskey works. Bob Harris (Bill Murray) is an actor on decline.  He’s in Japan to shoot a commercial (and being paid $2 million dollars for it).  He’s got trouble sleeping.  Charlotte (Scarlett Johansson) is in … 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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Ted

He talks! John Bennett (Mark Wahlberg) is best friends with Ted (Seth MacFarlane), a teddy bear that he wished into life as a child.  An animate teddy bear gets some attention but, like all fame, it’s fleeting.  All the while, … Continue reading

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