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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: GREEN ROOM

Green Room – ****OUT OF 4 Director-Screenwriter Jeremy Saulnier is an NYU film school graduate whose sophomore feature, “Blue Ruin” premiered at Cannes in the 2013 Directors’ Fortnight and won the FIPRESCI Prize. His latest offering explores the esoteric music … 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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Film Review: LOVE

LOVE Karl Glusman has a future in Hollywood. I did not see LOVE in 3D. That would have been some experience since the film begins with a close-up of Murphy (Karl Glusman) ejaculating. LOVE is available for pre-order in a … Continue reading

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Film Review: DEADPOOL

Ryan Reynolds becomes a certified movie star. DEADPOOL makes all the other superhero characters look like relics from the 1950s – except the Black Widow. I’m talking about you, Tony Stark, castrated by Pepper Potts, and all the other sexless … Continue reading

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Son of Saul

  Son of Saul **** OUT OF 4      First-time Hungarian director Laszlo Nemes creates a profound vision of Nazi hell with this art-house pic that eschews any trace of sentimentality. The film focuses like a laser on Saul Auslander … Continue reading

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THE DANISH GIRL

Stunning performances by Redmayne and Vikander.   Redmayne conquers another complex transformation. It is a bold and fearless performance. Vikander is a revelation. Her face reveals every emotion.   I just read Self Made Men by Henry Rubin. The central … Continue reading

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