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MOVIE REVIEW: NEED FOR SPEED Needs More Than Speed

Amazing car stunts are not enough to revv the engine of this race and chase action movie.

03/12/2014

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Movie Review: Winter’s Tale

Winter’s Tale is sappy and sloppy and completely, fantastically romantic.

02/13/2014

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The Lego Movie Review: Inspired Fun For Everyone

The Lego Movie is the perfect combination of charm, laughs, smarts and heart.

02/06/2014

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‘The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug’ Misses The Heart

When it was first revealed that Peter Jackson was planning to adapt The Hobbit, JRR Tolkien’s beloved but slight children’s classic into a trilogy of Lord of the Rings-esque epics, many of us wondered how exactly he would do it.

12/11/2013

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Round For Round, The World’s End Is One Of The Summer’s Best Movies

The World’s End is a great movie, that wears its beer on its shirt, blue blood on its hands, and its heart on its sleeve.

08/23/2013

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‘Kick-Ass 2’ Holds Too Many Punches

This Kick-Ass sequel does anything but.

08/15/2013

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Elysium Exists High Above The Rest

Neill Blomkamp returns with another socially minded sci-fi film that hovers high above most summer blockbusters.

08/09/2013

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The Conjuring Is The Best Scary Movie Of The Year

Smart, sleek and stylish, The Conjuring nails the creepiest case in the Warren’s files.

07/19/2013

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Pacific Rim Is The Ultimate Summer Movie

Guillermo Del Toro goes bigger than ever with his mechs versus kaiju epic, and the result is the best blockbuster movie of the summer. Pacific Rim is a smashing success in a number of ways. […]

07/12/2013