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Five Most Recent II

Okay, so perhaps a little less time has elapsed since I saw five more films. And hey, didn’t anyone notice that the previous list included only four entries? I sure didn’t! 1. The Blancheville Monster (1963, *1/2). A pretty terrible, … Continue reading

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695 – Moonrise Kingdom (***)

In Moonrise Kingdom, two kids on a remote New England island, from disparate backgrounds, decide to make a break for it, running away from their parents and Boy Scout troop, respectively. Wes Anderson’s quirky, stylish romantic comedy-drama is pleasant, with … Continue reading

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668 – Looper (***)

It’s not fair to simply call Looper a brainy time-travel movie, because it’s so much deeper than that. It’s like Inception, only much less convoluted; provocative without being overwrought. It’s the odd time-travel movie that understands the limitations inherent in … Continue reading

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660 – The Expendables 2 (***)

You don’t feel the testosterone in The Expendables 2 as much as immerse yourself in it, whether you like it or not. It manages to be awesome on several levels – a frantic action movie, a self-deprecating comedy, and… okay, … Continue reading

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591 – The Expendables (***)

The Expendables is a bad-ass movie. It’s a real throwback to the mindless action movies of the 1980s, and as an added flourish it even brings back some of the stars of those cheesefests. It’s certainly not plot heavy, but … Continue reading

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