Make no mistake about it, the original Oldboy is one of the most disturbingly twisted films ever created. It is also a violent, but masterful tale of karma and revenge. So, needless to say, Spike Lee’s remake has some lofty expectations to live up to. Like the 2003 Korean-made original, Spike Lee’s Oldboy is the […]
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Movies aren’t books… and books aren’t movies. Books invoke a sense of imagination and involve gritty details that no other form of media can match. Movies give us scope and intense visuals that no other form of media can match. Thus, comparing Catching Fire to its source material isn’t fair. Instead, we’ll just review the […]
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Best Man Holiday… a “race-themed” film? Best Man Holiday is many things… but what it isn’t is a “race-themed” film as the USA Today so eloquently put it. Olivia Cole of the Huffington Post explains why this is a problematic mode of thinking.
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In case you missed it, I got all of my negative vibes out of the way with my 15 Worst Superhero movies list earlier this month. Now it’s time to recognize the good stuff. The movies on this list are not only great superhero movies, but great movies in general. In case you don’t know […]
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Ever since 2008’s Iron Man, Marvel has raised the bar on the superhero film industry by creating a universe as extensive as a television series. Knowing this, don’t think you can just waltz into this film as an unfamiliar. Seeing both Thor and Avengers prior to this film is essential, because it picks up right […]
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Remember the show Golden Girls? Remember how it gave us a funny, but very heartfelt window into the lives of the elderly? Remember how it made you want to spend time with your grandparents and actually listen to their long stories about their old days? If you can, then good news… Last Vegas is just […]
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I decided to take a look back at some of the BEST and WORST superhero movies over the years. This is one of my favorite genres so I tend to get excited every time one comes out, regardless of my familiarity with the source material. I’ll start off with the 10 Worst just to get […]
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Don’t judge a book by its cover. On the surface, Ender’s Game is yet another sci-fi/fantasy movie, based on a novel, involving a teen outcast who holds the fate of the world in their awkward little hands. Cue Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, Beautiful Creatures, and any other teen novel references you can think of. But, […]
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