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  • Dark Shadows 2012

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    The final film in the Hot Topic Trilogy (Sweeney Todd and Alice in Wonderland) in which Johnny Depp and the rest of the Tim Burton gang stink up the joint with asinine one liners and a plot as boring and lifeless as it's characters. This film might be the straw that breaks the camel's back for Tim Burton's film career as the movie was both a commercial and critical failure. To be honest I have never watched a lick of…

  • The Avengers 2012

    ★★★★½ Added

    After much buildup with the Iron Man, Thor, and Captain America movies "The Avengers" is the greatest live action super hero movie to have ever grace the silver screen. Given that the first 20-30 minutes are kind of slow (which prevents this movie from receiving a perfect score) the rest of it is a perfect mix of action, drama, and comedy. The plot is simple and works well: Loki is back and steals the Tesseract (a block of pure energy)…

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  • Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory 1971

    ★★★★½ Added

    Even though it's not following the book by Roald Dahl exactly word to word, what it improvises turns to gold. The 1st movie to fill me with wonder and imagination. The movie has soul, and it teaches all of us very important lessons while having fun in the process. Willy Wonka (Played by Gene Wilder) made me believe that he was an eccentric chocolate maker, but under that facade is a man who is getting tired of making chocolate all…

  • Glory 1989

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    A movie that I was forced to watch during high school. At first I was groaning because I hated watching movies at school because whatever I watched was either too educational and lulled me to sleep, or it was too preachy and I asked what was the freaking point? Well thank goodness that this was a movie about the Civil War; my favorite war to read about. I like the cause of the war, because quite frankly the cause of…