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Tully

Movie Review: Tully is Touching with a Twist

Not all new movies need to be spectacular, expensive blockbusters to make an impression on an audience. Tully is that kind of movie. Instead of explosions, special effects and a celebrity cast, it makes its ...

Blockers

Movie Review: Blockers rocks

Formulas for R-rated comedies rarely change. But what Blockers does best is also what makes it different. It may look like a generic, sleazy movie at first, but the usual mayhem is shown here from ...

Movie Review: Pacific Rim Rises Up

In the long list of expensive, city-crushing action movies, it’s hard to make something different. Still, there’s something about watching large, expensive CGI fights in blockbusters. When done with intelligence and the right attitude, they ...

Movie Review: Fifty Shades Freed Fizzles

Since the Fifty Shades franchise began on screen in 2015, the films have failed to deliver much excitement or entertainment for audiences aside from fans of the original book series. So unsurprisingly, many disappointing qualities ...

Movie Review: A Proper Service and Complex Thanks

Thank You For Your Service is unlike any war drama you’ve seen before. It has intense action, gripping drama and a true story of brave soldiers. And it’s unique because the fight isn’t overseas – ...

Movie Review: Delightful Fun in Despicable Me 3

In a summer filled so far with unremarkable movies, Despicable Me 3 comes right down the middle of the road. Though it may be missing the special charm and originality that made the first one ...

Movie Review: The Mummy’s a Messy Monster

There are so many confusing and disappointing parts to the new reboot of The Mummy it’s difficult to describe. While it’s a pathetic story and a glamorous CGI horror trip, it’s also a fun (albeit ...

Movie Review: Furious 8 is Loud and Proud

If it’s awesome action and great popcorn munching you’re after, here it is. The Fate of the Furious, the latest Fast and Furious movie, has everything its fans are craving. Exploding cars, cool buds hanging ...

Movie Review: A Second Forgettable Fifty Shades

Fifty Shades of Grey, and now the Fifty Shades franchise, have become cultural icons with a controversial reputation in the romance, drama, and sex genres. The inappropriately named sequel Fifty Shades Darker, however, is actually ...

Movie Review: Lots of Dogs and Little Purpose

The release of A Dog’s Purpose brings both great excitement and frustration for animal lovers. The film is currently the focus of an investigation for the ethical treatment of animals on movie sets, but as ...

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