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Review: Wanted (2008)

In 2008’s Wanted, James McAvoy plays an anxious computer jockey, taken advantage of by all who know him, who discovers not only that his long-lost dad has been murdered and that said dad was actually an elite assassin but also … Continue reading

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733 – Last Vegas (**1/2)

Check out my review of Last Vegas on The Critical Movie Critics! These posts are kinda like this one: 732 – Captain Phillips (***1/2) Check out my Captain Phillips review on The Critical Movie… 731- Gravity (***1/2) Breaking with tradition, … Continue reading

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715 – Now You See Me (***1/2)

Don’t overthink it. That’s my first advice to those who watch Now You See Me, an otherwise-terrific psychological thriller with a magical theme, in at least one sense of the word. The movie relies on the staple of the magician’s … Continue reading

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710 – Oblivion (***)

A man on a workaday mission in a post-apocalyptic Earth discovers secrets about his home planet – and himself. He comes to realize he’s just a simple pawn, that he’s been set up. He is, at times, on the run … Continue reading

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657 – The Dark Knight Rises (***1/2)

The third (and final from Christopher Nolan) Batman movie might be the best yet. It’s mysterious, exciting fun. I can’t put it more elegantly. There’s mountains of tension, ulterior motives galore, and once again some of the finest supporting acting … Continue reading

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