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Rogue One: A One Star Story

Attack of the Clones soared when its heroes discovered a hidden planet by challenging mainstream knowledge and using independent thought. They dug deeper and pulled the veil off the official version. Miserable, focus-group, committee-driven Rogue One is the polar opposite. Lacking personality or incentive for creative thinking, it unfolds like a programmed checklist of flat motivations, a few isms du jour and glossed-over political issues. Feminism for X points, multiculturalism – Y points. Calculate the balance. Profit. (more…)

March 11, 2017  Leave your thoughts

Cannes, France →

January 27, 2017  Leave your thoughts

Todd Phillips’ War Dogs →

War Dogs is a strange beast with a lot of bark and little bite, or so it seems.

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August 24, 2016  Leave your thoughts

Ray Liotta and the HD Direct-to-Video Era

January 14, 2015  Leave your thoughts