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Spoiler Free Review for War for the Planet of the Apes

Title: War for the Planet of the Apes Date: 2017 MPAA: PG-13 Director: Matt Reeves Starring: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson, Steve Zahn The hardest thing for a trilogy to do is to continue to get better one after another. Most movie…
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Spoiler Free Review for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 2014 PG-13 Director: Matt Reeves Starring: Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, Toby Kebbell What makes a great sequel? This is a question that comes up a lot in discussion amongst movie buffs…
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Spoiler Free Review for Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Rise of the Planet of the Apes 2011 PG-13 Director: Rupert Wyatt Starring: James Franco, Freida Pinto, Andy Serkis, John Lithgow Rise is the first installment in this modern take on the Planet of the Apes franchise, and the first of a series of…
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Spoiler Free Review for Wonder Woman

Title: Wonder Woman Date: 2017 MPAA: PG-13 Director: Patty Jenkins Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright Synopsis: Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in…
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Classic Film Review: Ace in the Hole

  There are some classic movies that have stood the test of time because of how idiosyncratic they are. Some stand the test of time because of how influential and important they were in the history of filmmaking. And then there…
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Top 25 Movies of the 1940s: Part 2 (10-1)

Just in case you missed it: Part 1 is here of the top 25 films of the 1940s (25-11) 10. Late Spring (1949) Why? I’ve only just this year been exposed to Yasujirô Ozu films, but I’m quickly beginning to…
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Spoiler Free Review for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Title: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Date: 2017 MPAA: PG-13 Director: James Gunn Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Kurt Russell Synopsis: Peter Quill and his fellow Guardians are hired by a powerful alien race, the Sovereign, to protect…
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Top 25 Movies of the 1940s: Part 1 (25-11)

Ah, the 1940s. When films got less joyous and a lot more dark. The movies in the 1930s were made more for escapism and very rarely actually showed the harshness of reality. Well, the 1940s changed that entirely. Films were much more…
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1 Year Anniversary of My Blog!!!

So, today happens to be the 1 year anniversary of my blog. You probably already figured that our from the title and heading, but it’s very exciting for me and I wanted to share my thoughts with everyone real quick….
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