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  • The Interview 2014

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    Sony took threats seriously from a country that claimed they found a unicorn lair, and the fact they cant get a rocket 10 ft. off the ground. Nice ... I love America!

    As soon as ‪"THE INTERVIEW" gets leaked online, I'll have a public viewing in my garden. First terrorist to arrive gets a free fruit basket. Grow up North Korea ... Ya know, if Russia was this uptight, 3/4ths of all James Bond films would never have gotten made.

    And finally, to you Sony ... I look forward to seeing your dignity be represented in the “In Memoriam” montage at the Oscars.

  • Birdman 2014

    ★★★★★ Watched 15 Dec, 2014

    There comes a time in every person's life, where we wish we could go back to a point in our lives where we "had the most fun" or "had our most success" ... and for some, back to a point where were "most remembered" to restore one's "former glory". Even when one's desire to make an impact on the world, or to do "great things", culminates in bettering the lives of others ... the said ambition still fundamentally comes from…

  • The Theory of Everything 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 15 Dec, 2014

    Everyone comes to there own perils and pitfalls throughout their lives ... whats important however, is how you get out of it, and if you can't, finding a way to keep moving forward no matter the cost. Such is the story here in "THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING", which tells a portion of the life of acclaimed English theoretical physicist - Steven William Hawking.

    "THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING" is based on the 2008 memoir "Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen"…

  • The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 16 Dec, 2014

    The journey of Middle Earth is now finally over ... after six films spread over a span of a decade an a half, and nearly a grand total 20 hours of film footage, Peter Jackson bids farewell and adieu to the franchise he helped put on the map. It seems like only yesterday audiences were waiting with bated breath and immense anticipation for the final chapter in the iconic "LOTR" trilogy ... and yet, there and back again, we are…

  • Interstellar 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 08 Nov, 2014 3

    Every director has had his/her perils and pitfalls ... and every director has gotten his/her fair share of acclaim and criticism. Tarantino, Spielberg, Burton, Refn, Mann, Scott, Scorsese, Coppola, Zemeckis ... the list goes on and on. I'm sure even the great and iconic Kubrick and Hitchcock had their fair share of critics/criticisms throughout their careers.

    However, you can make a case (a very strong one) that in this day of age in film-making, no director over the last 10…

  • Nightcrawler 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 03 Nov, 2014

    Working in the television news business is one of the most stressful occupations you could possibly have ... I've seen first hand on how stressful it can get (I'll explain further down) ... but for those who never worked in the business, have you ever wondered while watching the evening news, who goes in and shoots the aftermath of accidents and violent crime you see repeated over-and-over again? Have you ever wondered while watching the evening news what it "truly"…

  • Saw 2004

    ★★★★½ Watched 01 Nov, 2014

    Its hard to believe that its been 10 years since the first "SAW" film was released in theaters ... and I still remember seeing it for the first time in theaters in 2004 when I was in college. Being adapted from an original short story from screenwriters Leigh Whannell and James Wan (who became a first time director with this film), and then being green-lit into a film made on a budget of only$1.2 million (which would then gross $102…

  • John Wick 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 27 Oct, 2014

    "JOHN WICK", for me, turned out to be one of the biggest surprises of the year, and hopefully a film that will begin the launch of a "Keanu Reeves" comeback. This is arguably the best that Keanu Reeves has been in almost a decade. "JOHN WICK" is pretty much your basic, standard, "action-revenge" thriller. It doesn't try to do anything new, or reinvent the "action genre", but for what it is and what it wants to be, it was executed…

  • The Judge 2014

    ★★½ Watched 17 Oct, 2014

    "THE JUDGE" just may be the biggest disappointment of the year thus far. Serious "Oscar talk" was placed on this film months before this film came out and was one of the most highly anticipated films of the fall season. Sadly, all the "THE JUDGE" is, is a poorly executed, and blatantly "cliched" film that left so much potential on the table that could have made this a possible Oscar contender. Not all of it is totally bad, as Robert…

  • Gone Girl 2014

    ★★★★ Watched 04 Oct, 2014

    It's funny how a film can both "be great" and "not meet expectations" at the same time ... not that I had a severe amount of expectations going into this film to begin with, because I absolutely knew nothing about it, other than the fact that it was being directed by one of the best film directors working today, and its starring the "future Batman". Director David Fincher's "GONE GIRL" fits into both those categories. When you take characters that…

  • Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 2014

    ★★½ Watched 28 Aug, 2014

    The "Sinful" duo of Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller are back to serve up another slice of violence, brutality, and sex ... this time in "SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR". When directors Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller, adapting from Miller's graphic novel, brought to life a foreboding place never before glimpsed on film with their original "SIN CITY" in 2005, the results were outstanding. You had the greenscreen surroundings of its live-action actors actualized with stark black-and-white animation…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy 2014

    ★★★★½ Watched 19 Aug, 2014

    As I usually say in the beginning in regards to any review that I do that involves "MARVEL Studios", its no secret that they got their shit together. Marvel has done more than an exceptional job in giving the proper rejuvenation and representation of a number of their products ... especially when it comes to them making a film about a "superteam" ("The Avengers" and "X-Men"are perfect examples). Now we get "GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY"... a film based on a…