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Review: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

**** OUT OF 4 Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, a former assistant to Martin Scorsese, directs his second feature with an unerring sense of tone and vitality.   Working from a brilliant script by Jesse Andrews, who adapted his own novel for the screen, … Continue reading

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Review: Saint Laurent

  This is the way you should want your life presented on film – and no matter who you are – it would star the gorgeous, expressive Gaspard Ulliel. There are currently two Yves Saint Laurent films: Jalil Lespert’s Yves … Continue reading

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Review: Jurassic World

** 1/2 out of 4 It is so difficult to write a review about this movie because there’s really nothing to write about. It’s like writing a review for JAWS 7. Understanding that, I’ll give it a whirl. Okay so … Continue reading

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Review: “While We’re Young”

On the surface, While We’re Young is the story of Josh and Cornelia, a middle-aged couple played by Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts, who form a bond with Jamie and Darby, a younger couple (Adam Driver and Amanda Seyfried) – … Continue reading

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Review: Entourage

                  A disgrace. Every viewer will know more about the inner workings of Hollywood than the guys who made this bore. Stale, dated, and dull – except for Ronda Rousey. I did … Continue reading

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Review: Love & Mercy

A sadist father, a sadist therapist, a severe mental illness, and a brilliant career. It’s all here without the whitewash of movies based of a real person’s life. This is harrowing account of the well-known life of the Beach Boys’ … Continue reading

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Review: San Andreas

*** out of 4 The summer has officially arrived. How do I know that? Just look at the big blockbuster movies currently in theaters and the ones coming up shortly. The nonsense movie of the week is San Andreas starring … Continue reading

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Review: Tomorrowland

** out of 4 One of the last great World Fairs was in 1964 located in Flushing Meadows, New York and I should know cause I was there. There were great new state-of-the-art exhibits including World of tomorrow, Hall of … Continue reading

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Review: Poltergeist

* out of 4 stars It’s been 33 years since the original poltergeist movie with Greg T. Nelson and Joe Beth Williams hit the screen so I guess it’s time to redo a classic movie with a story by Steven … Continue reading

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Review: Appropriate Behavior

Appropriate Behavior opens with Shirin, the main character (played by director Desiree Akhavan herself) tossing the remnants of her last relationship into a dumpster. Her latest foray into the world of lesbian romance has fizzled and she’s alone again, completely unsure of … Continue reading

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