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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: 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: Holmes and Watson (2018)

Holmes and Watson. Let’s get straight to it. Holmes and Watson stars Will Ferrell as Sherlock Holmes, while John C. Reilly stars as his assistant Watson. Together, they’re trying to stop the evil Moriarty (Ralph Fiennes) from murdering the Queen … Continue reading

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Review: Vice (2018)

Vice. In this loose true story, we follow former Vice President Dick Cheney (Christian Bale) as he rises to prominence. We also have his wife Lynne (Amy Adams), who accompanies him on his journey. In government, we encounter George W. … Continue reading

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Review: Welcome to Marwen

Welcome to Marwen. Releasing in late December, it’s clear that this movie wanted to capitalize on timing and hope for award consideration. Steve Carell impressed people with serious films like Foxcatcher and it looks like this was meant to be … Continue reading

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Review: Bumblebee

Bumblebee. The Transformers films have been up and down over the last ten or so years. Each one seems overly concerned with creating massive intergalactic threats that it ended up losing some humanity. Shia LaBeouf has been funny at times, … Continue reading

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