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1. Short Term 12 (***, 2013). Grace (Brie Larson), the supervisor at a youth halfway house, has to deal with not only the varied problems of her patients but also those involving her coworker/boyfriend (John Gallagher, Jr.) in this sentimental, … Continue reading

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762 – Guardians of the Galaxy (***1/2)

Finally, I get to see Guardians of the Galaxy while it’s still in theaters, and I’m glad I did. It’s the story of a ragtag band of five heroes fighting against evil in the universe. The fact that one of … Continue reading

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756 – Oldboy (*1/2)

Last night, it was Oldboy’s turn on the viewing screen. This would be Spike Lee’s 2013 remake, not the original Korean masterpiece. Josh Brolin stars as a man who’s inexplicably imprisoned for 20 years and then, just as inexplicably, allowed … Continue reading

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643 – Men in Black III (***)

A significant upgrade over part II (yes, I know I liked it, shush), Men in Black III offers a plausible plot, the usual engaging performances from Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones, and awesome-looking aliens. It’s a keeper. This time … Continue reading

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595 – Jonah Hex (**)

Jonah Hex is a humdrum action movie based on a DC comic. It’s bland rather than bold, offering little new for even the less-discriminating viewer. On the plus side, the story is easy to follow and does have one heck … Continue reading

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