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October 22, 2014
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Autumn 2014 movie releases

— Posted by Bud Boomer

For many people, autumn is their favourite season, as the leaves start to transform into wispy and deliciously golden brown hues, while the air is still warm enough to go…

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September 21, 2014
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The Top 5 inspirational movies

— Posted by Bud Boomer

      In today’s unsettling times, it can be hard to think positively. Every now and then we all need a little pick me up, and while there are…

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September 5, 2014
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A HISTORY OF HACKING

— Posted by Bud Boomer

Hacking is part of a way of life. At least it seems that way! Every so often headlines are littered with talks of a security leak or scandal releasing private…

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September 5, 2014
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Famous Time Travel in Film

— Posted by Bud Boomer

  Time travel is an element that has been used in film since its early days of initial inception. It’s a topic that has been constantly debated by scientists and…

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July 30, 2014
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“Dracula Untold” and the Vampire Industry

— Posted by Bud Boomer

  Movies featuring Dracula the character (as opposed to other vampires) have been pouring out of studios at the rate of more than one a year since at least 2000….

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July 18, 2014
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‘Elysium’ Combines Bourne Realism with Space Opera

— Posted by Bud Boomer

Elysium is an interesting mix of genres, combining the biting realism and quick cut cinematography of the Bourne Identity franchise with elements of classic science fiction. The film, set in Earth’s…

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July 17, 2014
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Is Moneyball an accurate representation of MLB? 

— Posted by Bud Boomer

In 2011, a lot was happening in Hollywood. Harry Potter’s final installment was hitting the movie screens and critically acclaimed chick flick Bridesmaids was making ladies laugh and cry everywhere.    …

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July 11, 2014
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Game of Thrones Season 4: the biggest shocks

— Posted by Bud Boomer

  HBO pushed audiences to new limits once again as season four of our favorite fantasy series came to an end.   GOTS4 was designed to shock in more ways…

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July 11, 2014
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Is “The Life of Brian” the Greatest Comedy Film of All Time?

— Posted by Bud Boomer

  Back in the days when church groups were a lot more influential than they are now, Monty Python’s groundbreaking satire on religion ‘The Life of Brian’ ruffled more than…

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June 23, 2014
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Top 5 Drug Movies

— Posted by Bud Boomer

Drugs make for gripping subject matter in Hollywood. Having been neglected in movies for much of the 20th century, drugs are now en vogue. Just look to Matthew McConaughey’s 2014…

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June 5, 2014
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Films inspired by Prohibition and the golden age for gangsters

— Posted by Bud Boomer

  From 1920 until 1933, there was a nationwide ban across the United States regarding the production, sale, importation and transportation of alcohol. This dry movement has become known as…

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May 30, 2014
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Enemy, Denis Villeneuve’s dreamlike book-adaptation thriller featuring Jake Gyllenhaal’s beard

— Posted by Bud Boomer

Earning director Villeneuve (Incendies (2010), Prisoners (2013)) a Canadian Screen Award, adaptation of Portuguese author and Nobel Prize recipient José de Sousa Saramago’s 2002 novel The Double; Enemy is an…

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May 23, 2014
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Gambling Meets Horror: Previewing “Poker Night”

— Posted by Bud Boomer

When the Ben Affleck/Justin Timberlake thriller Runner Runner came out in 2013, some thought that the gambling film genre might be shifting just a bit. Indeed, while there have been…

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May 22, 2014
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The return of the Fantastic Four

— Posted by Bud Boomer

Empire Magazine has just announced the cast for the new upcoming Fantastic Four movie, which is set to be released in 2015 – but will it impress critics this time…

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May 21, 2014
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Evolution of film from silent film to present day – how has it changed?

— Posted by Bud Boomer

[Source: Cineworld]   Cinema has come a long way since inception. In the 1920s people would pay to view a film which presented character dialogue only in visual form through…

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May 14, 2014
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The best casino wins in the history of cinema

— Posted by Bud Boomer

Casinos and Hollywood go hand in hand and some of the most memorable movies of all time have been set to the backdrop of the suave and sophisticated casinos of…

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May 7, 2014
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The Secret to a Great Gambling Movie

— Posted by Bud Boomer

  Is it a safe bet making a movie about poker? Image from Wikipedia When it comes to movies, everything is a high stake gamble. One false camera angle, a…

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April 17, 2014
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5 ways your favorite movies would change with batteries!

— Posted by Bud Boomer

I sometimes wander into the darkest recesses of the internet and stumble upon some of the most meticulously thought out lists that I feel it’s my obligation to share with…

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