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  • Oscar Winners
    Records & Milestones Set During the 2015 Oscars
    The 2014 Oscars have come and gone.Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorancewas named Best Picturewinning four Oscars.Whether the winners were deserving or not is subjective. What’s not are the facts. And here are a bunch of them I...
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    'Furious 7' Poster and Extended Look Tease Big Action Sequence
    What's there left to really learn aboutFurious 7? What was there new to learn six months, actually? Just take one look at the latest poster which features cars tumbling through the air, and when they land, wherever they land, the drivers are...
  • Chappie
    'CHAPPiE' review: ROBOCRiP
    Directed by: Neil BlomkampThe Plot: In the near future the scourge of crime in the ghettos of Johannesburg have all but been crushed under an army of tactical combat drones called "Scouts." In an attempt to rid their streets of the...
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    Review: Vince Vaughn's 'Unfinished Business' is More Like a Business Meeting
    Hey look, it's another movie where Vince Vaughn phones in his performance as well-meaning lug with a heart of gold. Who happens to be really, super-duper tall. Okay, he can't really do anything about the height but at some point it would...
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    ‘Chappie’ review: Artificial intelligence’s ultimate battle with innocence
    No matter what you think of Neill Blomkamp’s movies so far, he’s managed to find an interesting cinematic balance of chaotic action and sociological sci-fi. The latter is already rare enough where the idea of thinking about larger...
  • Indie flick Cut! slashes award competition
    Indie flick Cut! slashes award competition
    Psycho Rock Productions’ visceral slasher flick Cut! speared multiple awards at the Independent Film and Television Festival, including “Best Film,” “Best Director,” “Best Leading Actor” and a Merit Award...
  • 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' poster
    'Kingsman: The Secret Service' review: Clever and invigorating filmmaking
    It's difficult making a spy movie parody that doesn't give in to full on slapstick. The reason being that James Bond, the subject and inspiration for just about every spy movie ever made, is itself extremely tongue-in-cheek when it comes...
  • Berlinale is a source of inspiration
    Berlinale is a source of inspiration
    Berlin is a cosmopolitan and bike friendly City with strong cultural diversity. When Berlin gets very cold and windy, the City hosts one of the most important international film festivals, Berlin International Film Festival or "Berlinale"...
  • Review: "Chappie" is Not the Droid You Are Looking For
    Review: "Chappie" is Not the Droid You Are Looking For
    In films like “Elysium” and “District 9,” director Neill Blomkamp explored the definition of humanity. In “Chappie,” his latest project, Blomkamp tries much too hard to get this same point across. A robot...
  • Official poster for 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'
    Review: ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ recaptures charm of the original
    Of all the sequels coming to the box office party in 2015, The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (in theaters March 6) ranks among the most unlikely, and honestly, the most unnecessary. The first film was a complete story and an unlikely triumph....
  • Still from 'Unfinished Business'
    Review: ‘Unfinished Business’ at once humdrum and humorous
    Vince Vaughn has a very particular style of comedy. It’s rapid fire, it’s clever, it’s highly watchable. It’s also beginning to wear a bit thin. His latest effort, Unfinished Business, has some laughs in store, but is also...
  • Official poster for 'Chappie'
    Review: ‘Chappie’ a curious and engaging meditation on a common sci-fi thread
    Director Neill Blomkamp’s third feature,Chappie, (in theaters March 6), is a curious little entry. In the run up to its release, the internet and perhaps people at large have had every appearance of sharpening their knives, ready to tear...
  • Harrison Ford: Son reveals battered but okay after his plane crash
    Harrison Ford: Son reveals battered but okay after his plane crash
    Shocking news came out today that actor Harrison Ford was involved in a plane crash today. Of course his fans were concerned. On Thursday, CNN shared an update from his son. Harrison was flying a1940s aircraft and crashed into a golf course.When...
  • What We Do in the Shadows movie poster
    'What We Do in the Shadows' a mockumentary with some bite
    One subgenre of comedy that we don't see too often is the mockumentary. If you are unfamiliar with the term it's basically a movie shot like a documentary film, but on a fictional topic. In the new movie, "What We Do in the Shadows...
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    Review - Chappie
    Chappie is the latest film by Neill Blomkamp, he of the sci-fi/action romps District 9 and Elysium. It’s that one you’re seeing all of the advertisements for that makes you, as long as you’re over 30, go, “Oh…is that...