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Review: Ad Astra

Ad Astra. Translated from latin, Ad Astra means “to the stars” and that’s exactly what we get here. It’s a cerebral movie, a little out of place in the wake of summer blockbusters, but Brad Pitt’s name alone will help to … Continue reading

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Review: Hustlers (2019)

Hustlers. I don’t think many of you are expecting greatness from Hustlers. It’s been relatively under-marketed and it’s suddenly in theaters this weekend. But maybe low expectations will make this movie really enjoyable for a lot of you. The gist. We … Continue reading

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Review: Angel Has Fallen

Angel Has Fallen. By now, you likely know if you’re a fan of Gerard Butler’s Secret Service series that began with Olympus Has Fallen and then London Has Fallen. If you are a fan of those films, will this third film hit … Continue reading

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Review: Good Boys

Good Boys. This movie had me worried when it was touted as “From the makers of Sausage Party.” I wasn’t even really planning on seeing this, until I started to hear rumblings that it might actually be good (unlike Sausage … Continue reading

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Review: The Farewell (2019)

The Farewell. I had heard a lot about The Farewell, praising Awkwafina for her performance here. So, my wife and I went out of the way a bit to find a theater that was showing this. Did it live up … Continue reading

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Review: Stuber

Stuber. This is a refreshing movie at this time of year. Most big summer blockbusters have high stakes or are part of massive franchises, so this feels nice, to have a one-off simple comedy. But that being said, does this … Continue reading

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Review: Anna (2019)

Anna. Director Luc Besson has a very rocky reputation. He’s directed gems like The Fifth Element, Leon: The Professional, and La Femme Nikita. However, he’s also directed films like Lucy and Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. He’s written action films such as the Transporter series and … Continue reading

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