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Review: The Upside

The Upside. This film is a remake apparently of a 2011 French film called The Intouchables, which I have never seen or even heard of until now. I had no idea this film was a remake as I sat in … Continue reading

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Review: The Wife

The Wife. I hadn’t heard of The Wife until Glenn Close’s nomination for the Golden Globes. So I checked this out, to see if it was something special. The gist. We follow Joan Castleman (Glenn Close), the wife of a … Continue reading

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Top 10 Films of 2018

Top 10 Films of 2018. As 2018 comes to a finish, I’ve reviewed 79 films this year and now it’s time to narrow that down to a manageable list of the ten movies that you need to see from 2018. … Continue reading

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Review: Holmes and Watson (2018)

Holmes and Watson. Let’s get straight to it. Holmes and Watson stars Will Ferrell as Sherlock Holmes, while John C. Reilly stars as his assistant Watson. Together, they’re trying to stop the evil Moriarty (Ralph Fiennes) from murdering the Queen … Continue reading

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Review: Vice (2018)

Vice. In this loose true story, we follow former Vice President Dick Cheney (Christian Bale) as he rises to prominence. We also have his wife Lynne (Amy Adams), who accompanies him on his journey. In government, we encounter George W. … Continue reading

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Review: The Mule (2018)

The Mule. Clint Eastwood stars and directs this film, starring as a 90-year-old named Earl Stone who has found himself estranged from his family and now financially broke. In order to make amends, he starts driving drugs for a Mexican … Continue reading

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Review: Welcome to Marwen

Welcome to Marwen. Releasing in late December, it’s clear that this movie wanted to capitalize on timing and hope for award consideration. Steve Carell impressed people with serious films like Foxcatcher and it looks like this was meant to be … Continue reading

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