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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Mojave’ Hurls Everything At A Wall, Something Sticks

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Film: Mojave
Directed by: William Monahan
Starring: Garrett Hedlund, Oscar Isaac, Walton Goggins

William Monahan, the Boston native who wrote Martin Scorsese’s The Departed, makes his second directorial effort with Mojave. The man clearly has a knack for …

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Finest Hours’ Leaks But Stays Afloat

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Film: The Finest Hours
Directed by: Craig Gillespie
Starring: Chris Pine, Holliday Grainger, Casey Affleck

Heroic feats on the sea seem to be a bit of a trend nowadays at the theaters. With Ron Howard’s In The Heart of the

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Lady In The Van’ Pulls Out Of First Gear, Thanks To Maggie Smith

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Film: The Lady In The Van
Directed By: Nicholas Hytner
Starring: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings

Saccharine messages like “sometimes in life, you need a helping hand” litter the feel-good true stories we see gracing the cinema every so often. What …

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Dirty Grandpa’ Is Gross, And Not In A Fun Or Entertaining Way

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Film: Dirty Grandpa
Directed by: Dan Mazer
Starring: Zac Efron, Robert De Niro, Aubrey Plaza

Vulgar comedies are a dime a dozen today. Some go too far, some not far enough. Amongst the litany of studio dreck are a few …

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New ‘Suicide Squad’ Trailer Features “Bohemian Rhapsody,” More Joker

The latest trailer for this summer’s DC Comics villain flick, Suicide Squad has hit the web, and it’s nothing short of promising.

Official trailer number one features more Joker than we’ve seen in previous footage, like this summer’s “first look” …

MOVIE REVIEW: ’13 Hours’ Is Almost Like Lazy Propaganda…With Explosions

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Film: 13 Hours
Directed By: Michael Bay
Starring: John Krasinski, James Badge Dale, Max Martini

Politicking aside, the raid of the U.S. compound in Benghazi resulted in soldiers giving their lives to protect others. That’s the real-life event at its …

MOVIE REVIEW: Don’t Enter ‘The Forest,’ Please

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Film: The Forest
Directed by: Jason Zada
Starring: Natalie Dormer, Taylor Kinney, Yukiyoshi Ozawa

It’s the beginning of the new year, folks. With that comes many beautiful things in film, like new indies to be seen or award-nominated movies to …

2015’s Most Underrated Films

It’s the time of year for countdowns and reflection, and in the world of entertainment much of that tends to concern the film industry. Often we see the best movies of the year coming out in November and December, so …

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Flexes The Power Of Escapism (And The Light Side)

Film: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Starring: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver
Directed By: JJ Abrams

I’m not going to sit here and reflect upon the personal relationship I had with the Star Wars franchise as a kid. We …

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The Apocalypse Is Here In The First ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Trailer

The first trailer for the highly anticipated X-Men film, X-Men: Apocalypse, is here.

The film focuses on the incredibly powerful mutant, Apocalypse, who is said to be the first ever mutant, and immortal.

In the trailer we get our …

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘In The Heart Of The Sea’ Sinks To Dull Depths

Film: In the Heart of the Sea
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Brendan Gleeson, Ben Whishaw
Directed By: Ron Howard

Like an old school seafaring yarn, In the Heart of the Sea was primed to be told by a campfire. You know, …

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Watch The New ‘Batman V Superman’ Trailer Now!

“It’s time you learned what it means to be a man…”

Holy moly, folks, an action-packed new trailer is here for Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. Having just premiered live on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the world has …

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