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Five Most Recent

It’s been a busy summer, so I haven’t been watching much lately. Here’s a look at the five most recent movies I’ve seen. 1.

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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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Van Helsing will be a total reboot |

This article from Total Film notes that the new Van Helsing will be grounded in reality. Interesting. It’s a monster movie. I mean, the old Van Helsing movie was grounded in reality as well, as far as monster movies go, … Continue reading

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623 – Mission:Impossible – Ghost Protocol (***)

You never really expect the fourth movie in a series to be very good. The law of diminishing returns usually applies here. You know the characters, you know the premise, you know there will be a plethora of explosions and … Continue reading

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538 – Knight and Day (***)

There are two spy movies out this summer involving mismatched couples played by real-life annoying actors. Knight and Day, starring Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz, features the lesser of two evils – faint praise – but turns out to be … Continue reading

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