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  • 'Cinderella,' directed by Kenneth Branagh, starring Lily James, Richard Madden, and Cate Blanchett
    'Cinderella' reminds us all that love thrives in kindness, humility
    Cinderella's story is that of one so enmeshed in our culture, so indoctrinated into the lexicon of history and storytelling, that time and again the phrase "a Cinderella story" is used to describe other stories, which may, however...
  • 'Divergent' sequel, 'Insurgent' finally hits theaters
    'Divergent' sequel, 'Insurgent' finally hits theaters
    The wait is over. Insurgent (2015), the much anticipated sequel to Divergent (2014), has finally been released in theaters. Interestingly enough, the film is carried by the young superstars, Shailene Woodley, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, and Theo...
  • 'Analyze This' is hilarious
    'Analyze This' is hilarious
    The pressures of modern life can get to anybody, even folks who are usually the ones who exert pressures on others. “Analyze This,” which was released in 1999, is a comedy that speculates on the consequences when a tough Mafia don...
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    Review: Anton Yelchin and Berenice Malohe Find Romance from '5 to 7'
    In French culture, "cinq a sept" literally means from 5 to 7, a time of day we here in America would generally consider to be "Happy Hour". For us it's a time to kick back and unwind with a few friends after work and down a...
  • Permissive takes a negative view on 60's youth culture
    Permissive takes a negative view on 60's youth culture
    Permissive is the 1970 British film. Suzy is a young woman who hangs around rock bands while living with her friend Fiona. She starts a relationship with Pogo, a wandering musician, but he is killed in a car accident. Suzy moves back in with Fiona...
  • Insurgent
    Tris and shout: Movie review of ‘Insurgent’
    Tris Prior has been through a lot recently; a new way of life, an uprising, death of her parents and last but not least finding out she is something called Divergent…but girl are those problems really a reason to cut off all of your...
  • Home
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    I’ve never been ambiguous about my love for Pixar. Even Cars, despite being an unabashed rip-off of Doc Hollywood, has its moments-- including memorable characters, a genuine tug at the heartstrings, and some very funny gags. (In fact, it...
  • The Barber
    Scott Glenn cuts more than hair in ‘The Barber’
    Scott Glenn is one of those actors that always brings his A game to the roles he plays and elevates the project. Sadly he is usually a supporting player and not given the material he really deserves. His latest film, The Barber pushes him the...
  • It Follows
    This sexual encounter leaves a lingering effect in ‘It Follows’
    One of the most talked about horror films of the year has been It Follows. The film opened in limited release and due to its success and positive buzz ended up getting a wide release as well. It is being touted as one of the most scary movies in...
  • 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schimdt:' the new problematic fave
    'Unbreakable Kimmy Schimdt:' the new problematic fave
    Like any typical Sunday night, I got under the covers, fluffed up my pillows, opened my laptop, and prepared for the search for something to watch on Netflix. But this night was different because I clicked on the first featured title I saw:...
  • K-19: The Widowmaker
    Movie review: K-19: The Widowmaker
    Based in part on a true story, K-19: The Widowmaker is the tale of Russia's first nuclear submarine which was also their first submarine to carry nuclear missiles. On its maiden voyage the boat experiences numerous difficulties with the loss...
  • Do You Believe?
    Do you believe, do you have faith?
    Do You Believe? : Rated “PG-13“ (1 hour 55 minutes)Starring: Mira Sorvino, Sean Astin, Alexa PenaVega, Ted McGinley, Andrea Logan WhiteDirected by: Jonathan M. GunnOur long-standing objection to (most) depictions of religious people in...
  • 'Romy and Michele's High School Reunion' is funny
    'Romy and Michele's High School Reunion' is funny
    Thanks to social media portals such as Facebook, it is fairly easy to keep up with the members of your high school class. But not so long ago, graduation separated peers, at least until time for the fateful high school reunion. Only then could you...
  • Housekeeping
    There is more to cleaning with this job in ‘Housekeeping’
    The horror market is so over saturated these days with a new one of some kind coming out every week, but sadly the majority of them are pretty bad. Every so often you get one that tries to do something new and while most fail to deliver there is...
  • The Rewrite
    Hugh Grant is looking for that next great story in ‘The Rewrite’
    Over the years Hugh Grant delivered some pretty popular romantic comedies, but more recently not so much. His latest film, The Rewrite looks to take him back to the genre. With a great supporting cast including Marisa Tomei, J.K. Simmons, Allison...