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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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Review: The Greatest Showman

The Greatest Showman. I’m a sucker for musicals, let me just put that out there first. So this whole review is coming from someone that doesn’t mind spontaneous singing and choreographed routines. I don’t mind metaphorical locations and drastic leaps … Continue reading

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Review: The Shape of Water

The Shape of Water. Guillermo Del Toro has an up and down record with me. Some of his stuff is amazing, like Pan’s Labyrith or the Hellboy films. Other movies like Crimson Peak and even Pacific Rim were lackluster to … Continue reading

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