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(Review) Maze Runner: The Death Cure

Maze Runner: The Death Cure This series has a very hit or miss history with me. I really liked the original The Maze Runner, especially in comparison to most YA dystopian adventures, but its sequel The Scorch Trials was a … Continue reading

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Review: The Post

The Post. The Post is getting a lot of buzz for award season, so I figured I should probably check it out if I wanted to be well-educated. Did it live up to the hype? The gist. In this historical … Continue reading

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Review: Proud Mary

Proud Mary. Here’s the thing. In the genre of “gun-fu,” we’ve had a few stellar entries lately (John Wick) and a few disappointing ones (Atomic Blonde). When the trailer came out for Proud Mary, showcasing Taraji P. Henson as a … Continue reading

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Review: Molly’s Game

Molly’s Game. This movie has a lot going for it, including Jessica Chastain with a very complicated role and giving screenwriter Aaron Sorkin his first directorial effort. If you don’t recognize Sorkin’s name, he’s responsible for writing films like The … Continue reading

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Review: All the Money in the World

All the Money in the World. This movie gained some attention for its last-minute removal of Kevin Spacey amidst sexual assault allegations. They replaced Spacey with Christopher Plummer, with just weeks to reshoot every scene and remove Spacey completely. So … Continue reading

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Review: Pitch Perfect 3

Pitch Perfect 3. Here’s my track record with the Pitch Perfect films. The first one surprised me, with an incredibly catchy soundtrack and the right dose of heart. The second movie was funny, sure, and featured some nice songs, but … Continue reading

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Review: Downsizing

Downsizing. I love interesting science fiction “what if” stories and Downsizing fits the bill. Imagine if one weird scientific breakthrough happened, how would that affect our world? Usually these movies revolve around something more dramatic like time travel or teleportation … Continue reading

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