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  • Southpaw

    Southpaw 2015

    ★★½ Watched 30 Jul, 2015

    Combine "ROCKY III's" rebuilding-the-champ drama ... "ROCKY V's" loses everything and had to earn it all back ... "CINDERELLA MAN's" parenting struggles ... and the flash and dash of "THE FIGHTER's" tough, neighborhood grit ... and what you get is cinema's latest boxing-drama to hit the silver screen in "SOUTHPAW".


    Director Antoine Fuqua’s "SOUTHPAW" seems like the perfectly and ideally timed film. Usually at this time of the year, is when tent pole fatigue starts to set in a bit…

  • Inside Out

    Inside Out 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 16 Jun, 2015 3

    Disney Pixar studios has undoubtedly been nothing short of a "top-tier" film studio over the last 20 years ... ever since their debut film of 1995's "TOY STORY", they have churned out one great film after another (with a few hiccups in between). Not only are Pixar's films great, that both kids and adults can relate to. but they are films that also teach us "lessons" about ourselves and everyday life ... it has ranged from our "beginning", "evolving", and…

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  • Inception

    Inception 2010

    ★★★★★ Watched 17 Jul, 2010 14

    There comes a time in every film fan's life, that a film comes out that simply grabs you by the balls (or boobs) and simply doesn't let go. It's one of those rare films that presents nearly everything you could possibly want in a film.

    Action ... Suspense ... Drama ... Mystery ... Sci-Fi/Fantasy ... Romance ... Tragedy ... Thought-inducing themes ... and an ending that kick starts deep debate and soul-searching.

    Each and every single one of those elements…

  • Take Shelter

    Take Shelter 2011

    ★★★★★ Added 10

    If you're looking for a film where all the elements that go into film-making and storytelling work to absolute perfection ... look no further than right here in director Jeff Nichols' sophomore effort of "TAKE SHELTER" ... a combination family-drama/apocalyptic horror that hits all the right emotional and dramatic beats for its viewing audience. It's a film about so many things and themes that you can relate to in the real world ... "family responsibility" ... "the mystery of uncertainty"…