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Review: The Predator (2018)

The Predator. The original Predator is a classic and one of my personal favorite monster films. The sequels have been a little iffy though, including the two Aliens vs. Predator movies. This most recent sequel has a lot of ground … Continue reading

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Review: Kin (2018)

Kin. I didn’t really have high hopes going into Kin. It’s based on a short film made by the co-directors Jonathan and Josh Baker, who garnered the attention of some big financiers and were able to recreate it as a full-length movie. … Continue reading

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(Review) Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant. The Alien franchise is a tumultuous one. While Alien and Aliens are considered classics, Alien3 and Alien Resurrection are not as positively remembered. And then we have Prometheus, which wasn’t even marketed as part of the franchise but was a sneaky prequel, which brought up more … Continue reading

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Review: Life (2017)

Life. This movie had a lot going for it, aside from its horrible name. The fact that I have to keep referencing it as the “new Jake Gyllenhaal and Ryan Reynolds movie” isn’t a good sign. Wasn’t Life a followup to Planet … Continue reading

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Review: Arrival

Arrival. I was intrigued by what visionary director Denis Villeneuve (Sicario, Prisoners) could do with an alien film. This movie wasn’t pitched as the next Independence Day but rather a much quieter movie. Is it able to pull that off? The … Continue reading

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(Review) Independence Day: Resurgence

Independence Day: Resurgence It’s been 20 years since the original Independence Day movie came out, which managed to create the genre of global catastrophe and helped catapult Will Smith to big screen fame. With the same director returning and a decent amount … Continue reading

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Review: 10 Cloverfield Lane

10 Cloverfield Lane. Now here’s the thing. You might be expecting this movie to be a sequel to Cloverfield. And it kiiiiiiind of is but you don’t need to see Cloverfield to understand this movie. It’s almost unrelated yet they … Continue reading

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