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Movie Review: ‘The Boxtrolls’

The Boxtrolls Movie Review

“Who are you, boy?” asks Winnie (voiced by Elle Fanning). “I’m a Boxtroll,” replies Eggs (Isaac Hempstead Wright), a young boy who believes he’s a Boxtroll because he’s grown up with them down in their lair. Eggs might just make the difference between whether the Boxtrolls survive or die off in the stop-motion animated film […]

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‘Person of Interest’ Season 4 Premiere Recap and Review

Person of Interest Season 4 Premiere Recap and Review

“Just like old times, eh Finch,” says John Reese (Jim Caviezel). “Hardly,” replies Harold Finch (Michael Emmerson) who has reluctantly rejoined his old partner and Sameen Shaw (Sarah Shahi) in trying to save an electronics shop owner and his son who are in deep with a street gang that’s trying to become a bigger force […]

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‘Gotham’ Series Premiere Review and Recap

Gotham TV Series Episode 1 Review and Recap

“However dark and scary the world might be right now, there will be light. There will be light, Bruce,” says new police detective Jim Gordon (Ben McKenzie) while trying to comfort young Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz) who’s just witnessed his parents being robbed and murdered in the pilot of FOX’s gritty crime series, Gotham. Before […]

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Movie Review: ‘A Walk Among the Tombstones’

A Walk Among the Tombstones Movie Review

“Someone’s kidnapped my wife. I paid them, but they killed her anyway. I want you to find the men who did this and bring them to me,” says drug kingpin Kenny Kristo (Dan Stevens) to unlicensed private investigator Matt Scudder (Liam Neeson) in the action thriller, A Walk Among the Tombstones, directed by Scott Frank. […]

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Movie Review: ‘Dolphin Tale 2′

Dolphin Tale 2 Movie Review

“Winter needs to be paired with another female and soon. I’m giving you 30 days,” says the USDA inspector (Dolphin Tale and Dolphin Tale 2 director Charles Martin Smith) to Dr. Clay Haskett (Harry Connick Jr.), putting a deadline on getting the famous dolphin with the prosthetic tail matched with another female or she’ll be […]

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2014 Fall Movie Preview

2014 Fall Movie Preview

As summer comes to a close and kids go back to school, so comes an end to the summer blockbusters (weak as they were) in order to make room for the films aiming for Oscar glory as well as movies hoping to entertain the public during the holiday season. This means it’s time for The […]

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Top 10 Greatest Spy Films of All Time

Top 10 Spy Films

With the release of Pierce Brosnan’s spy thriller The November Man, it’s the perfect time for this critic to list my picks for the top 10 best spy films ever made. 10. FOREIGN CORRESPONDENT (1940) – Starring Joel McRae and George Sanders Directed by the Master of Suspense Alfred Hitchcock back before he’d even received […]

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Movie Review: ‘The November Man’ Starring Pierce Brosnan

The November Man Movie Review

“He’s probably the best friend I’ve ever had,” says Devereaux (Pierce Brosnan). “All your friends try to kill you?” asks Alice (Olga Kurylenko). “Eventually,” replies Devereaux who’s being hunted by a CIA assassin he trained before retiring from the spy game in the dramatic action film, The November Man. Ex-CIA operative Peter Devereaux has been […]

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Movie Review: ‘Sin City: A Dame to Kill For’

Jessica Alba Sin City: A Dame to Kill for Interview

“Sin City is where you go in with your eyes open or you don’t come out at all,” says Johnny (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) to himself and the audience in a monotone voice-over, much like the classic private eye film noirs as he gets ready to head into the city for a dangerous night of gambling in […]

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Movie Review: ‘What If’

What If Movie Review

“Is this always how you make friends, like it’s a business deal?” asks Wallace (Daniel Radcliffe). “Yeah, actually, it’s just my style,” replies Chantry (Zoe Kazan). “It’s quite unnerving but it’s good,” answers Wallace who has just become friends with the one girl he connected with at a party but who unfortunately has a boyfriend […]

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