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Ender’s Game

Ender’s Game

There are a lot of good ideas floating around Ender’s Game, especially in these days of bullying awareness and childhood marginalization. Within today’s contemporary, everyone earns Read More

Last Vegas

Last Vegas

No doubt there will be countless people that describe Last Vegas as “The Hangover for the AARP crowd,” or something similar. I suppose it’s an easy Read More

Free Birds

Free Birds

Should a cartoon have an agenda? Put another way, should a kid’s film, aimed at a demographic far removed from an understanding of subjects like political Read More

About Time

About Time

Combining reliable rom-com sentimentality with a fantastical time travel element that has limited scope or consequence, About Time positions itself as a crowd-pleaser sure to elicit Read More

Mr. Nobody

Mr. Nobody

Mr. Nobody is like Cloud Atlas combined with a Choose Your Own Adventure book. It’s like the former in that it bounces around between time frames in Read More

Man of Tai Chi

Man of Tai Chi

Serviceable if not spectacular, Man of Tai Chi is a B-movie epic for a bygone video game era, using tropes of the martial arts genre as Read More

The Square

The Square

As Egypt’s internal political struggle continues yielding violent acts and revolutionary actions, a film that chronicles its historic evolution is playing everywhere and receiving awards. Nominated Read More

The Counselor

The Counselor

It features a wealth of talent both in front of and behind the lens. It offers up two Oscar winners, several nominees, and a script by Read More

Carrie (2013)

Carrie (2013)

Carrie is a conundrum. On the one hand, it’s an attempt to bring Stephen King’s novel, and by extension, Brian DePalma’s landmark adaptation, into the new Read More