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Film Doc Review: Holy Hell

This is a fascinating 20-year study of a cult leader. It is not to be missed. I have known two men who had min-cults. One man, Tilak, moved to Las Vegas after a disgraceful long article about him and his … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Nice Guys

Are you a fan of Abbot and Costello? If so, you’ll probably like The Nice Guys, a serio-comic noir mashup of mayhem, sexually explicit dialogue, and slapstick comedy, served up with a side-order of sado-masochistic fun. As to the latter … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Angry Birds Movie

I have allowed the obsessive phenomenon that is Apple iPhone’s Angry Birds game to pass me right by. Every day – according to research I did online – multiple millions of hours are spent playing the game. Why? I do … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Money Monster

Money Monster – 2 (out of 4 stars) Unless you’ve been living under a rock or on one of the 7,000 uninhabited islands in the Philippines you probably already know that there is a lot of crazy stuff on Television. … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “Captain America: Civil War”

Captain America: Civil War – 3 1/2 (out of 4 Stars) I have been waiting quite a while for this film to come out. After the first Captain America: The First Avenger and then the second Captain America: The Winter … Continue reading

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Movie Review: KEANU

KEANU – 2 (out of 4 Stars) There are good movies, there are bad movies and then there are just plain stupid movies. Keanu falls into the last category.  Don’t get me wrong there are a lot of very funny … Continue reading

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Film Review: THE HUNTSMAN: WINTER’S WAR

Hemsworth is so charming he should be playing psychopaths. The man cannot stop smiling during a violent storm and here he’s a flirt in a fetching woodsman outfit. I dreaded seeing this. No matter that the field of basic plots … Continue reading

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Film Review: Midnight Special

Midnight Special – ***1/2 OUT OF 4 Indie, Arkansas- born, filmmaker Jeff Nichols (“Take Shelter”, “Mud”) graduates to Warner Brothers, with a final cut deal, to make a sci-fi adventure film about a boy with magical powers. This fourth feature film … Continue reading

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Film Review: 10 Cloverfield Lane

If you’ve seen CLOVERFIELD you will love this follow-up. If you haven’t, you will love this follow-up, stand-alone horror-thriller. It’s got a smart female victim! FEAR THE WALKING DEAD is a companion series to THE WALKING DEAD. Same premise but … Continue reading

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Film Review: Knight of Cups

Knight of Cups –  **1/2 OUT OF 4 Legendary director Terrence Malick  (“Badlands”, “Days of Heaven”) began his career as a philosophy professor and his latest film is an existential examination of the hedonistic lifestyle of a frustrated screenwriter living … Continue reading

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