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The Martian
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THE MARTIAN: A taut, tense thriller with practically everything moviegoers could possibly want from a 21st century “Robinson Crusoe on Mars.”

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Ant-Man
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ANT-MAN: An over-familiar plot, often shamelessly borrowed from the Iron Man series, gets in the way of non-superficial enjoyment.

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Fury
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War is most certainly hell in FURY, but it’s also the only way to live…and die.

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There’s almost always an awesome film coming out on Blu-Ray or DVD each month, so which ones should you pay attention to this month?

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It’s a new year and that means a whole big batch of new movies! 2014 is sure to make any film lover excited!

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This weeks biggest releases are End of Watch, The Paperboy, Keep the Lights On, Kendra: Season 4, and Searching for Sugar Man. End of Watch definitely got a lot of awards buzz when first released, but was one of the notable snubs when the nominations finally were announced while The Paperboy got Nicole Kidman a

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I missed out on seeing End Of Watch in theaters  because my wife had heard about the shaky hand documentary style of filming that was rampant throughout the movie. When we watched it last night, it was one of the first things I noticed, and yes while it was shaky, it didn’t

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Here are 4 Must-See Movies for January. We know not everyone has time for every major release or big movie, so instead of featuring 10 great films a month, these are truly the ones that cannot be missed. They’ll either be films coming out in theaters that week or something on

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“Found footage”, “P.O.V.”, “self-filmed”, “ghost cam” (whatever you want to call them) movies can be an interesting and original way of making a film. Spawned by The Blair Witch Project, they allow for a more realistic, gritty and immersive approach to filmmaking. If the story gives itself over to this

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An action filled trailer has been released for Gangster Squad, which opens in January. The best thing about this trailer is that it shows a lot more of Sean Penn as Mickey Cohen. With a star-studded cast this is primed to be a great film to start off the new year.

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The awards season never comes without a few curveballs, and Fox Searchlight just threw one our way. Last week, the distributor announced that Sacha Gervasi’s feature-film debut Hitchcock, about the legendary director and his making of the horror classic Psycho, will arrive in limited release on Nov. 23, 2012. The

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Critics are loving End of Watch, but sometimes you have to be the rebellious one.  Maybe I’m the proverbial “loose cannon” this time! I find it interesting that I’ve reviewed two found footage films back-to-back, my last being V/H/S, and it has caused me to meditate a bit on the

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The International trailer for the upcoming Ruben Fleischer film Gangster Squad is here! It’s as awesome as the first trailer that came out for this film. The cast includes Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, Robert Patrick, Michael Peña, Giovanni Ribisi, Anthony Mackie, Emma Stone, and Sean Penn. The synopsis: Los Angeles,

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Here’s the first trailer for Ruben Fleischer‘s (Zombieland) new film Gangster Squad. The police drama stars Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, Robert Patrick, Michael Peña, Giovanni Ribisi, Anthony Mackie, Emma Stone, and Sean Penn. Synopsis: Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten

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Blu-ray and DVD

It’s time for a weekly DVD/Blu-Ray Roundup!  Here are the new releases for the week and my opinion on whether you should Skip It! Rent It! or Buy It! Most of these were released on February 21, unless otherwise noted. There’s nothing too indie here, so they can all be

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