Neil Blomkamp's Chappie is Barely Better than Crappy

 
Synopsis: In the near future, crime is patrolled by an oppressive mechanized police force. When one police droid, Chappie, is stolen and given new programming, he becomes the first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself.
 

 
District 9 and Elysium Director Neil Blomkamp presents his next sci-fi film Chappie w…

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Red Army Flawlessly Blends Hockey and History

From Oscar (R) nominated and Emmy award-winning filmmakers, RED ARMY is a feature documentary about the Soviet Union and the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey team. Told from the perspective of its captain Slava Fetisov, the story portrays his transformation from national hero to political enemy. From the USSR to Ru…

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The 2015 Boulder Film Festival Offers A Diverse Film (and Food) Lineup

 

The Boulder Film Festival, which runs from March 5th to the 8th, is a unique film festival for the Rocky Mountain region. March is a good time to catch up on movies playing the festival circuit because of the lack of quality programming especially after the Academy Awards.

 

Speaking of awards season, last year Oscar nomina…

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The Small and Intimate Madison Wizard World Comic Con

The Wizard World Comic Con is a year round comic convention that makes stops all around-the country. Last month it made a stop in Madison Wisconsin. I was on hand to cover the event and the following are some of what I experienced…

 

 

After previously attending the popular Wizard World Chicago Comic Con that falls in Aug…

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DVD Review: Birdman

 

 
Synopsis: A washed-up actor, who once played an iconic superhero, battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career and himself in the days leading up to the opening of his Broadway play. (c)Imdb
 

 

The movie of the year is finally out for everyone to see on DVD and Blu-ray. After sweeping th…

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What We Do In The Shadows is One of 2015's Funniest Movies

 

WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS chronicles the adventures of four vampire roommates trying to get by in a modern world that’s not always hospitable to the undead. Clement and Waititi, creators of the HBO hit series “Flight of the Conchords,” co-wrote, co-directed, and co-star in this hilarious send-up in which an endearingly unhip quartet of …

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The Correct Opinion Ep. 11 talks Oscars and Spider-Man

 
The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!
 
On this episode of The Correct Opinion:
 
Anthony, Ryan, Jim, and Kenny discuss Oscar nominations, Spider-Man going to the Avengers, and…Gotham.
 

 
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McFarland, USA: An All-American Disney Tale Filled With Triumph

 

Synopsis: A former football coach transforms a small-town high school cross-country team into the best team in the state. 

 

 

Disney does it again. McFarland, USA is a triumphant real-life story brought to the big screen by Disney. It’s a story based around a down on his luck coach, that finds a coaching/teachi…

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Song of the Sea: Enchanting Oscar Nominated Film Won Me Over

From the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated “The Secret of Kells” comes a breathtakingly gorgeous, hand-drawn masterpiece. Based on the Irish legend of the Selkies, “Song of the Sea” tells the story of the last seal-child, Saoirse, and her brother Ben, who go on an epic journey to save the world of magic and discover the secrets of their …

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Review: Fists 2 Fists 2: Weapon of Choice

 

 

Fist 2 Fist 2 is an ambitious all-around attempt for Jino Kang. The movie is not to be confused with a previous Jino Kang film named Fist 2 Fist. Fist 2 Fist 2, is a different movie from the previously mentioned one, it’s NOT a sequel.

 

Jack “The Ghost” Lee has a special set of skills. No, not quite Liam Nees…

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November 21, 2014
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Trailer: The Woman in Black 2

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    During the London bombings of World War II, school teachers Eve Parkins (Phoebe Fox) and Jean Hogg (Helen McCrory) lead a group of children in evacuation to Crythin…

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November 18, 2014
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Trailer: Project Almanac

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      A brilliant high school student and his friends uncover blueprints for a mysterious device with limitless potential, inadvertently putting lives in danger. Starring Jonny Weston, Sofia Black-D’Elia,…

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November 15, 2014
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Trailer: The Cobbler

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    THE COBBLER is a warm and character-driven comedy that plays to the strengths of Adam Sandler’s and Thomas McCarthy’s most commercial successes. Sandler plays a 4th generation shoe-maker…

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November 15, 2014
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Interview: Glenn “Kane” Jacobs

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  With the release of See No Evil 2 on DVD and On Demand I got a chance to speak to the star of the film Glenn Jacobs, most know…

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November 15, 2014
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The Correct Opinion Episode 6 discusses Aunt May movie and Interstellar

— Posted by Ryan

  The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!   On this episode of The Correct Opinion:   Ryan, Anthony, and Jim discuss Interstellar, Spider-Man’s Aunt May spinoff…

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November 14, 2014
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Trailer: Can Johnny Depp bounce back in Mortdecai?

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    Juggling some angry Russians, the British Mi5, his impossibly leggy wife and an international terrorist, debonair art dealer and part time rogue Charlie Mortdecai (Johnny Depp) must traverse…

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November 14, 2014
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Trailer: Are you going to see Robin Williams in Night at the Museum 3?

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    Get ready for the wildest and most adventure-filled Night At the Museum ever as Larry (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on…

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November 14, 2014
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Teaser trailer: Insurgent

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT raises the stakes for Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the ruins of a futuristic Chicago. Tris (Woodley) and Four (James)…

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November 14, 2014
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Jim Carrey’s Dumbness Spectrum

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      Jim Carrey has come a long way since his breakout performance in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. He’s also proven himself a versatile actor, able to deftly tackle…

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November 14, 2014
Genre: Biography | Drama | History  Directed by: Ava DuVernay Starring: David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth Written by: Paul Webb

Trailer: David Oyelowo is Martin Luther King, Jr in “Selma”

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    SELMA is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting…

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November 14, 2014
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Trailer 3: Christian Bale stars in Exodus Gods and Kings

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    From acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus) comes the epic adventure “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” the story of one man’s daring courage to take on the might of…

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November 14, 2014
Genre: Biography | DramaDirected by: Jon StewartStarring: Gael García Bernal, Kim Bodnia, Dimitri Leonidas Written by: Jon Stewart (screenplay), Maziar Bahari (book)

Rosewater: Jon Stewart’s Well-Intended, but Disappointing Foray Into Directing

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Rosewater is based on The New York Times best-selling memoir “Then They Came for Me: A Family’s Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival,” written by Maziar Bahari. The film…

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November 12, 2014
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The Correct Opinion feat. Special Guest, Director Cathryn Michon

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  The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!   On this episode of The Correct Opinion:   Ryan, Anthony, and Jim speak with special guest and Director…

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November 11, 2014
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Review: Better Angels

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: The story of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood in the harsh wilderness of Indiana and the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him for ever and the two…

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November 10, 2014
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The Correct Opinion 5 discusses Marvel upcoming films, Black Panther, X-Men Apocalypse & more

— Posted by Ryan

  The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!   On this episode of The Correct Opinion:   Ryan, Anthony, and Jim discuss Black Panther casting, X-Men Apocalypse…

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November 7, 2014
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies trailer marches in

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

Despite the fact that these Hobbit films aren’t nearly as good as the original Lord of the Rings trilogy I find myself mildly enthused for this final entry for the…

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November 7, 2014
Genre: Animation | Action | Comedy Directed by: Don Hall, Chris Williams Starring: Scott Adsit, Ryan Potter, Jamie Chung Written by: Don Hall (story), Jordan Roberts (story

Review: Big Hero 6

— Posted by Ryan

Big Hero 6 is the first animated superhero film to come from Pixar since The Incredibles and in my opinion, Big Hero 6 is now Pixar’s top superhero film.  …

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November 7, 2014
Genre: Adventure | Sci-Fi  Directed by: Christopher Nolan Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain    Written by: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan

Interstellar: A Masterful Cinematic Experience to see on 70MM Film!

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history; traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind…

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