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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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Review: Second Act

Second Act. Life is looking discouraging for Maya (Jennifer Lopez). She’s passed up for a promotion and her relationship (with Milo Ventimiglia) is on the rocks. She has a strong friendship (with Leah Remini) that is tested when Remini’s son … Continue reading

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Review: Mary Poppins Returns

Mary Poppins Returns. Here is a major preface for my review here. Surprisingly, I’ve never seen the original Mary Poppins (gasp) so this review is based on my experience with this movie alone. I have a general idea of the … Continue reading

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(Review) Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse I never thought we’d see something like this. Let’s get right into it. The gist. Miles Morales (Shameik Moore, Dope) is a normal kid living a semi-normal life, his mother (Luna Lauren Velez) a nurse and … Continue reading

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Review: Green Book

Green Book. Well, December is upon us, which means we’re going to get a truckload of films aiming for the big awards and Green Book was one of my most-anticipated. The gist. Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen) is a bouncer at … Continue reading

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