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  • Independence Day: Resurgence

    Independence Day: Resurgence 2016

    ½ Watched 24 Jun, 2016

    I'm gonna make this short, simple, and sweet.

    This film (sequel) was so bad, it honestly made me wish the aliens won the first time back in 1996. I don't think I have ever been this angry over a sequel since "KINGDOM OF THE CRYSTAL SKULL", or at the very least, "A GOOD DAY TO DIE HARD". This film was downright laughably atrocious from start to finish. What made the first "INDEPENDENCE DAY" so memorable and special, "RESURGENCE" does the…

  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice 2016

    ★★½ Watched 24 Mar, 2016

    Back in 2011, IGN (Imagine Games Network) came out with a list of the 100 greatest comic-book superheroes in the history of American pop-culture. I'm sure if you are reading this, a whole bevy of superheros are running through your mind right now, and no matter which one you're currently thinking of right now ... you can bet your bottom dollar it made the list.

    It should come to no surprise to anyone on who wound up respectively as #1…

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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"…