Triple 9

Triple 9 is another star studded effort from John Hillcoat and while the set pieces work the shabbiness of the film is barely holding it together.

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Movie Night With Lauren: Interstellar (2014)

Movie Night With Lauren #4: From The Martian to Interstellar thanks to Matt Damon. Dude loves space! Check out the explanation for Movie Night here.

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Dissecting Interstellar: Love, Wormholes and Robots

Sky-high expectations and marketing oversaturation could leave some audiences disappointed, but Interstellar still does plenty to amaze viewers.

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Film Review: Interstellar

Interstellar is at its best when playing with science, as Christopher Nolan propels his cautionary tale with his always solid filmmaking.

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Film Review: Out of the Furnace

Out of the Furnace is a fantastic second film from Scott Cooper and features a ton of great performances led by Christian Bale.

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Film Review: Ain’t Them Bodies Saints

Ain’t Them Bodies Saints is an impressive debut from David Lowery and is just a smidgen shy of complete excellence.

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Film Review: Tower Heist

Tower Heist is a mediocre film elevated by the performances of its very talented cast that will gain higher praise then it deserves due to said performances; especially because of Eddie Murphy.

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Still Playing Review – The Killer Inside Me

Usually the argument for a film based on a novel is that the book is a much better representation of the story and characters.  That may be the case for The Killer Inside Me (based on the 1952 novel by Jim Thompson), but for once in my life I have no inclination to read it.  […]

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Review: Gone Baby Gone

Another movie dealing with the loss of a child, this one excels on pretty much every level. Gone Baby Gone is an adaptation of the Dennis Lehane(Mystic River) novel by Ben Affleck in his directorial debut. I have always been a fan of Affleck and I am glad that he does a great job here […]

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Review: The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

What we have here is an amazing, gripping, and fantastically produced piece of cinema, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford is one of, if not the best, film I have seen all year. Now there is a lot of time left in the year, and a lot of good looking movies […]

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