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Movie Review: ‘Kong: Skull Island’ – Kong is King

Kong is King Kong Skull Island is the film that the 2014 Godzilla film should have been and is the monster film we deserve. I grew up watching just about every Gozilla and King Kong film I could. Yes, King Kong is super problem...
 
8.0
 
 
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Movie Review: Logan

Fine. I will be that guy. I didn’t like Logan. I know that puts me at odds with the hundreds of critics who are heaping praise on this movie but I feel that at least I’m being honest. Now, with that out of the way, I also don’t...
 
7.0
 
 
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A Cure for Wellness Review

A Cure For Wellness is one of those films that spend so much time admiring itself for being marginally clever, you’ll wish they spent some of that time piecing together a better script. Before writing this review, I took a quic...
 
5.0

 
 
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Movie Review: John Wick Chapter 2

Let’s be honest here. When you get a hit movie out of nowhere, it’s like lightning striking and rarely will it strike twice. When a movie like John Wick that catches folks off guard, the desire to strike while the iron is hot i...
 
7.5
 
 
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Movie Review: Split

Apologies for being late with my review of Split but I saw the film right before going on vacation and immediately shut my brain off. But I’m back and its time to dig into this. I’m going to be blunt and direct: James McA...
 
6.5
 
 
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‘The Bye Bye Man’ – Don’t Think It, Don’t See it

Don’t think it don’t say it. Don’t say it don’t think it. Don’t think it don’t say it. Don’t say it don’t think it Oh fuck it. I’ll say it: This movie is horrendous. I haven’t watched a movie as bad as The Bye Bye Man in theate...

 
 
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‘Live By Night’ Dies By Bad Writing

Live By Night is a frustrating film to review. On one hand it shows Ben Affleck’s strengths as a director. Affleck brings a vision and aesthetic to his films that is undeniable in their quality. I knew little of the film ...
 
5.5
 
 
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Doctor Who: Power of the Daleks Movie Event

BBC America in conjunction with Fathom Events hosted a one night theatrical release of a series of lost Classic Doctor Who episodes which introduce the Second Doctor after his regeneration.  Power of the Daleks is a six episode...
 
 
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Demolition Review

Recently, I was playing Legos with my friend’s five year-old son. He was methodically building worlds, placing bricks with the omniscience of a tiny god … and I was slapping some bricks together. Finally, he looked up at me and...
 
7.0

 
 
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Star Wars The Force Awakens Review

Don’t worry, you’ll be getting an audio review for Star Wars: The Force Awakens from us. We won’t be able to record it until Thursday though and with the embargo up today, I figured it was time for me to actually write a review...