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(Review) Jumanji: The Next Level

(Review) Jumanji: The Next Level. The second (or maybe first, if we’re relaunching the franchise) Jumanji was one of the few examples of a franchise being rebooted that actually worked. How could you go wrong with heavyweights like Dwayne Johnson, Kevin … Continue reading

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Review: Stuber

Stuber. This is a refreshing movie at this time of year. Most big summer blockbusters have high stakes or are part of massive franchises, so this feels nice, to have a one-off simple comedy. But that being said, does this … Continue reading

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Review: Anna (2019)

Anna. Director Luc Besson has a very rocky reputation. He’s directed gems like The Fifth Element, Leon: The Professional, and La Femme Nikita. However, he’s also directed films like Lucy and Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. He’s written action films such as the Transporter series and … Continue reading

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(Review) Men in Black: International

Men in Black: International. Now I remember liking the original Men in Black films but I don’t know if I’d go so far as to say they’re good. I think we often have rose-colored glasses for franchises that meant a lot to … Continue reading

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(Review) John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum It’s surprising to me how many people have ignored this franchise or somehow just not given it a chance. The first and second films are undoubtedly some of the best action films in the … Continue reading

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Review: Mile 22

Mile 22. We follow a covert team of soldiers, off the books and off the record. This team is led on the ground by James (Mark Wahlberg) and is observed from a distance by Bishop (John Malkovich). This movie takes … Continue reading

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Review: The Spy Who Dumped Me

The Spy Who Dumped Me. We’re in need of a good comedy. The closest thing we’ve gotten lately is Ant-Man and the Wasp and The Incredibles. So can this film be an exciting yet hilarious journey for those of us … Continue reading

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