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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: Den of Thieves

Den of Thieves. It’s January, which means we’re going to get a few months of pretty bad movies. We always get a handful of “shoot em ups” during January, usually in the vein of Taken. When I saw the trailer … 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: 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: 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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Review: Ferdinand (2017)

Ferdinand. Here’s my history with the Ferdinand the Bull stories. I don’t know anything. I think I’m too old to have experienced whatever sort of books or shows existed before this, so I went in completely unaware and immune to … Continue reading

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