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(Review) Alita: Battle Angel

Alita: Battle Angel. It’s been a rocky road for Alita. It’s got a major following because it’s based on a manga series but its initial trailers looked bad, at least bad enough to divide fans on what to expect. If the … Continue reading

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Review: Isn’t It Romantic

Isn’t It Romantic. We’ve had a lot of “women gets hit on the head” movies recently, including What Men Want and I Feel Pretty. We got another entry here with Isn’t It Romantic but the story beats might be getting a bit predictable, so … Continue reading

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Review: What Men Want

What Men Want. In the era of reboots and remakes, every once in a while they can nail it. Something that can be remade and still be unique and worthwhile. I was really hoping that What Men Want can do just … Continue reading

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Review: The Lego Movie 2

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part. When the first film came out, I was impressed with how they managed to make a film about arbitrary building blocks that could be anything. And it was not only a film that … Continue reading

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Review: Glass

Glass. The film Unbreakable 19 years ago helped to launch M. Night Shyamalan’s career, giving us a superhero story unlike any other. We were then surprised by the film Split, which turned out in its final moments to be a … Continue reading

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Review: The Upside

The Upside. This film is a remake apparently of a 2011 French film called The Intouchables, which I have never seen or even heard of until now. I had no idea this film was a remake as I sat in … Continue reading

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Review: The Wife

The Wife. I hadn’t heard of The Wife until Glenn Close’s nomination for the Golden Globes. So I checked this out, to see if it was something special. The gist. We follow Joan Castleman (Glenn Close), the wife of a … Continue reading

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