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(Review) Zombieland: Double Tap

Zombieland: Double Tap It’s been ten years since the first Zombieland and now we catch up with our crew. We have the reckless Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson), the neurotic Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg), and the two sisters (Emma Stone and Abigail Breslin). When … Continue reading

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Review: La La Land

La La Land. This is a type of movie that isn’t made anymore. It opens with an offramp full of cars stuck in traffic and those drivers proceed to leave their cars and engage in a huge sweeping musical number. … Continue reading

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Review: Birdman

Birdman. When I ask people younger than me if they know who Michael Keaton is, they mostly respond with no. The occasional answer might include “Was he the Batman guy?” So the movie Birdman is kind of self-referential. Does it … Continue reading

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Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Amazing Spider-Man 2. I liked The Amazing Spider-Man, but I didn’t think it was spectacular. I didn’t have anything against Tobey Maguire but I thought Andrew Garfield brought something new. Even though I liked it, I was never really … Continue reading

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Review: The Croods

The Croods. It’s no secret that I’m a huge Dreamworks Animation fan. Both Kung Fu Panda and How to Train Your Dragon are consistently in my favorite films of all time. So I looked forward to this outing but the trailers didn’t … Continue reading

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Review: Gangster Squad

Gangster Squad. When I had seen previews for the 1949 period piece Gangster Squad, it didn’t initially look that engaging. I mean, Josh Brolin is good and Sean Penn looked like he really got into the part, but the trailers … Continue reading

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Review: The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man. It’s been just 5 years since the tragedy that was Spider-Man 3, which managed to misuse an incredible talent and an incredible character in one fell swoop (Topher Grace and Venom respectively). The series has now gotten a … Continue reading

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