Tag: Matthew McConaughey

MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Dark Tower’ is a bleak, bland, blockbuster blunder

| August 4, 2017 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘The Dark Tower’ is a bleak, bland, blockbuster blunder

My favorite book of all time is “Carrie” by Stephen King, a brutal, heartbreaking, incredibly clever look inside the world of bullying through the gaze of a horror story. I grew up around King’s books, as my father was a massive fan of the books and would constantly either be reading a book by King, […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ is a near-perfect cinematic experience

| August 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’ is a near-perfect cinematic experience

There are so many feelings in my body, but I can’t find the words to form them. I like Laika, but I can’t say I’ve ever been floored by any of their films. “Coraline” was peculiar and charming. “Paranorman” was funny and thrilling. “The Boxtrolls” was cute, but a bit underwhelming. Meanwhile, I didn’t really […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Free State of Jones’ is a haunting, yet slow-as-molasses war film

| June 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Free State of Jones’ is a haunting, yet slow-as-molasses war film

Awful times in history are often the topics that are the most fascinating when it comes to retelling itself, the Civil War is no different. A war primarily focused on the legality of slavery, among other things, this point in history is one so often spoken about as most (unfortunately not all) Americans can’t help […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: “Interstellar” is the best movie of the year.

| November 11, 2014 | 1 Comment
MOVIE REVIEW: “Interstellar” is the best movie of the year.

“Locke” starring Tom Hardy has been the reigning champ of the “My favorite movie of the year” title since May, and I was convinced it was going to stay that way, but I can’t say it so anymore, “Interstellar” is here to stay. Christopher Nolan’s space epic, a raging love letter to such movies like […]

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