Now Presenting: A Review of Iron Man 3

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Bringing in the same actors as the last couple of movies, and of course, adding a couple like Kingsley, Pearce, and Hall being brought in to play some of the more primary roles, this certainly seemed like a fine sequel to the Iron Man movies. Although, after the release of […]

Now Presenting: A Review of Godzilla (2014)

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Note: This review was written May 17th, 2014.     Godzilla is an American 2014 science fiction monster film, and acts as a reboot for the franchise of the same name. The movie is the first stab that America has made at Godzilla since the 1998 movie that was, well, … not very […]

Now Presenting: A Review of Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters

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While Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief wasn’t able to reach the pinnacle of success for young-adult book movie-adaptations in the same breath as Harry Potter or the Hunger Games, it wasn’t a complete and utter failure. It is certainly an improvement over movies such as Beautiful Creatures, […]

Now Presenting: A Review of The Family

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Once upon a time, there was a movie called The Family, starring the studded cast of Robert De Niro, Tommy Lee Jones, Michelle Pfieffer, as well as actors that I haven’t heard of yet, such as Dianna Agron and John D’Leo. The directer was Luc Besson, who did work for […]

Now Presenting: A Review of Hours

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Hours is a 2013 American thriller film marking Eric Heisserer‘s directing debut. He also wrote the story for the movie, and you may know him for his work in the A Nightmare on Elm Street remake, as well as Final Destination 5. The film stars Paul Walker, Genesis Rodriguez, TJ […]

Now Presenting: A Review of Kick-Ass 2

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Kick-Ass 2 is a 2013 British-American superhero action comedy serving as a sequel to the first Kick-Ass, as well as an adaptation of the comic-book of the same name. The film is written and directed by Jeff Wadlow. The director has considerable chops when you consider that he also directed […]

Now Presenting: A Review of The Amazing Spider-Man 2

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Note: This review was written May 3rd, 2014. Holy Colostomy Bag, Batman! How is it possible that nobody seems to have anything nice to say about The Amazing Spider-Man 2? Rabies and frivolous germs, all of my McConvicts know that I love writing with the utmost of passion, but I’d be lying […]

Now Presenting: A Review of Special

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Special is a 2006 drama film written and directed by Hal Haberman and Jeremy Passmore. The movie was released in theaters in the United States on November 21, 2008. It received mixed responses from critics, and I’ll say that it was most certainly an interesting experience for me as a […]