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  • Suicide Squad

    Suicide Squad 2016

    ★★★½ Watched 02 Aug, 2016

    On the plus side, Director David Ayer brings a lot more excitement and energy to the movie than Snyder did with “Batman v Superman” (“BvS”). From the start, “Suicide Squad” feels fun. It is colorful, filled with well-known tunes and has a fair share of comedy. The lifeless, robotic nature of “BvS” is one of my biggest complaints with the movie, so it is nice to see that has been resolved. It makes a huge difference. The characters are likable…

  • The Hateful Eight

    The Hateful Eight 2015

    ★★★½ Watched 27 Dec, 2015

    70mm looked marvelous! While great, "The Hateful Eight" is not excellent. That type of praise is reserved for "Pulp Fiction," "Inglorious Basterds" and "Django Unchained." The slow burn opening may turn off some viewers, as the chatty first half hearkens the same type of setup that turned so many fans off in "Death Proof." Once the intermission finishes, "The Hateful Eight" turns into a gory version of "Clue" and really finds a nice stride. Perhaps a repeat viewing will help…

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  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch

    Halloween III: Season of the Witch 1982

    ★★★½ Added 7

    I know this movie has a bad reputation, but it needs another look by those who have snubbed this Myers-less entry. Scream Factory presents us with a fine widescreen transfer and great sound to give people a fairly inexpensive purchase for October 31st. Erase Michael Myers for your memory for 98 minutes. See the movie as a scary Halloween story and not as “that one Halloween that doesn’t count.”

  • Rewind This!

    Rewind This! 2013

    Rewatched 11 Mar, 2013 4

    This love letter to VHS nails it. From crazed collectors around the United States to David "The Rock" Nelson, this documentary is filled with energy and passion for a format that needs to be remembered and preserved. "Rewind This!" is equally entertaining and educational. See this now!