June 13, 2014
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The Signal: Engaging, Yet Flawed Indie Science Fiction

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Three college students on a road trip across the Southwest experience a detour: the tracking of a computer genius who has already hacked into MIT and exposed security faults….

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June 13, 2014
Genre: Action | Comedy | Crime Directed by:  Phil Lord, Christopher MillerStarring: Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Ice CubeWritten by: Michael Bacall (screenplay), Oren Uziel (screenplay)

22 Jump Street brings a bigger budget with similar laughs

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college.  …

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June 11, 2014
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Trailer: Dumb and Dumber To

— Posted by The Amazing Anthony

I almost forgot about this movie! Thank Bob for these guys doing promotional rounds as the fine folks that work with Jimmy Fallon not only spoke with Jim Carrey and…

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June 11, 2014
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SXSW Film: Wes Anderson Electrifies Crowd with Budapest Hotel, Intimate Q&A Session

— Posted by Kenny Miles

    One of the most talked about film events during the SXSW Film Festival was the screening of The GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL at the Paramount Theatre with an extended…

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June 11, 2014
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Lucky Bastard Review: Part Porn and Part Amusing

— Posted by Jim

    Synopsis: Lucky Bastard is a “found footage” thriller about a porn website that invites fans to have sex with porn stars.   Well to start things out, this…

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June 6, 2014
Genre: Action | Sci-Fi   Directed by:  Doug LimanStarring: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill PaxtonWritten by: Christopher McQuarrie (screenplay), Jez Butterworth (screenplay)

Edge of Tomorrow is a creatively entertaining summer thrill ride

— Posted by Ryan

Synopsis: An officer finds himself caught in a time loop in a war with an alien race. His skills increase as he faces the same brutal combat scenarios, and his…

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June 6, 2014
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Ping Pong Summer: The Summer Indie Movie Waiting to be Discovered

— Posted by Kenny Miles

Nostalgia can be fun or tiresome in the movies depending on the viewer’s perspective. Thankfully the new coming of age comedy Ping Pong Summer is the ultimate “ThrowBack Thursday” movie…

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June 5, 2014
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Let’s talk about the return of Hercules

— Posted by The Amazing Anthony

  It doesn’t feel like it’s been very long since Game of Thrones’ Jason Momoa attempted to revive the Conan character for film so it’s a little jarring to see…

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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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June 4, 2014
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The Rise of the Comic-Con and its Influence on Film

— Posted by Ryan

  Whether you like it or not, comic book films are here and they aren’t going anywhere. The terms “Summer Blockbuster” and “Comic Book Movie” are now almost synonymous due…

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June 2, 2014
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Chadwick Bosemen to ‘Get on Up’ in James Brown flick

— Posted by The Amazing Anthony

I won’t claim to be a Chadwick Boseman fan but I will say tha tthe guy has my interest. He’s widely recognized for his portrayal of the great Jackie Robinson…

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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 30, 2014
Genre: Action | Adventure | Family  Directed by:  Robert StrombergStarring: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto CopleyWritten by: Linda Woolverton, Charles Perrault

Maleficent splendidly re-imagines a classic tale but may not be for everyone

— Posted by Ryan

Synopsis: A vindictive fairy is driven to curse an infant princess only to realize the child may be the only one who can restore peace. Much like the Broadway musical…

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May 30, 2014
Genre: Comedy | Western Directed by: Seth MacFarlaneStarring: Seth MacFarlane, Charlize Theron, Liam NeesonWritten by: Seth MacFarlane, Alec Sulkin

A Million Ways to Die in the West is Disappointing

— Posted by Kenny Miles

    Synopsis: Seth MacFarlane directs, produces, co-writes and plays the role of the cowardly sheep farmer Albert in A Million Ways to Die in the West. After Albert backs…

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May 28, 2014
Genre: Action | Sci-Fi | Adventure
Directed by: Bryan Singer
Starring: Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Patrick Stewart
Written by:  Simon Kinberg (screenplay), Jane Goldman (story)

X-Men Days of Future Past Review: Changing the Course of Superhero Movie History

— Posted by Jim

    Synopsis:The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants.  …

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May 27, 2014
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Fed Up: The Must See, Conversation Starting Documentary of 2014!

— Posted by Kenny Miles

I remember where I was as an obese person when I decided to change my eating habits. When I was in grad school, I worked for a student planner company…

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May 25, 2014
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Jodorowsky’s Dune: A Riveting Documentary for Creative Filmmaking Minds

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Very few documentaries offer a glimpse behind a filmmaker’s vision like the exceptional and riveting Jodorowsky’s Dune. The documentary which had a dominate presence on last year’s film festival…

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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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