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Atomic Blonde review (Five Minutes in the Film Room transcript)

Here is the transcript for my review of Atomic Blonde, which aired Aug. 9 on Episode 78 of The Bridge. As you may know, I teamed up with my good friend, John Lund, to do movie reviews for his sports … Continue reading

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The Split experience (SPOILER WARNING)

When I first saw the trailer for Split, I laughed … I laughed. I mean James McAvoy was dressed as a woman. And then pretending to be a nine-year-old boy. When I thought it couldn’t get  worse, what popped on … Continue reading

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Happy New Year … I’m back

Let’s just say this. The last time I posted on this blog, Fantastic Four (aka Fant4stic) was my fifth most anticipated movie for the summer of 2015 … a lot has changed. I’ve been away too long, and I know you’ve … Continue reading

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Interstellar sparks mixed reactions

Is Interstellar a good movie or did Christopher Nolan finally show some chinks in his armor? That is the question that has plagued the movie-going world since Interstellar‘s release last weekend and fueled intense debate. With Christopher Nolan at the … Continue reading

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Recipe for success

By Sheila O’Brien I saw one of the best movies I’ve seen in a long time last weekend: “The Hundred-Foot Journey.” Based on a novel by Richard C. Morais, the movie takes place in a small French village. A family … Continue reading

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Expendables 3 proves expendable

I thoroughly enjoyed the first two films in the franchise. With their over the top violence, action sequences and cheesy humor, I loved the sheer entertainment value of “The Expendables” and “The Expendables 2.” They released the trailer for the … Continue reading

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Anarchy indeed

With such an intriguing premise, “The Purge” franchise gave it another shot. As referred to in the film as the “holiday” or “commencement,” the annual Purge is a government sanctioned 12-hour legalization of crime. The idea is to reduce crime … Continue reading

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