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Get Hard

Get Hard

Get Hard is probably the lamest comedy of all time that also happens to be occasionally amusing. I mean, I guess it’s hard not to happen Read More

White God

White God

Somewhere between the future shock allegories of the ’70s and their TV spin-offs circa The ABC Movie of the Week lies White God. On the surface, Read More

Insurgent

Insurgent

If YA science fiction can be judged on plot dumps alone, the second installment in the Divergent series, Insurgent, would be the best bit of future Read More

The Gunman

The Gunman

Laurence Olivier (nominated for an Oscar nine times and winning once), played towering roles – Othello, Hamlet, Henry V, Richard III. But in 1965, right after Read More

Accidental Love

Accidental Love

Care and control are vital in the creation of successful satire. Bearing that in mind, Accidental Love never really had a chance. The production began way Read More

Zombeavers

Zombeavers

The title of Zombeavers alone gives potential viewers a pretty good idea of whether they’d want to see it or not. If your first reaction is laughter Read More

Run All Night

Run All Night

As Liam Neeson continues to rack up resume entries as part of his late in life resurrection, one has to wonder if the potential audience for Read More

It Follows

It Follows

At first, it looks like It Follows will uses the familiar horror movie trope about immoral adolescents getting their lethal just desserts. It’s as if John Hughes Read More

Home Sweet Hell

Home Sweet Hell

When Knocked Up was released in 2007, it was clear that one cast member would skyrocket to fame with Knocked Up as a springboard to superstardom. Read More

The Wrecking Crew

The Wrecking Crew

If you grew up in the ’50s, ’60s, or ’70s, you heard their music. You were more than familiar with their proficiency, their playing, and their Read More

Chappie

Chappie

When District 9 hit theaters six years ago, South African filmmaker Neill Blomkamp was (prematurely) crowned the new King of Post-Modern Sci-fi, and he’s been trading Read More