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  • Son of Batman 2014

    ★★★ Added

    The animation is great, the voice acting is superb and the action is very satisfying…however, this very loose adaptation of the “Batman and Son” story arc features a very weak story that feels like it can’t quite master conflict resolution and character development and it has some truly atrocious dialogue. Normally, DC puts out just incredible animated features but this has to be one of the weakest ones I’ve ever seen from them.

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  • Pompeii 2014

    ★★ Added

    While it’s clear that Kiefer Sutherland is having a lot of fun in the film and the Vesuvius eruption looks really cool, the lack of care taken with the rest of the acting and the drama and conflict in the story shows that the whole movie was just made so Paul W.S. Anderson could make a really great volcanic explosion. Sure, the disaster part is great (even with its collection of cliché moments) and it is probably the only part…

  • Homefront 2013

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    I found “Homefront” to be just a stale action film with a cast that looks like they don’t really care about the project and a conflict that comes about in the most forced way. It is so uninspired that I can barely come up with anything else to say about the film…well, there were a couple of decent fight scenes. However, as good as those fight scenes were, they just weren’t good enough to spend the time and money on.…

  • Batman: Assault on Arkham 2014

    ★★★★ Added

    Overall, “Batman: Assault on Arkham” is a great compliment and continuation to the Batman universe established in the Arkham video games. The action is exciting and very hardcore, the cast is great (Kevin Conroy is once again doing Batman’s voice, enough said!), and the story is refreshing as we see Batman as a side character and get to see the Suicide Squad take the reigns. However, I didn’t enjoy not having Tara Strong as Harley Quinn and I felt Troy…

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2014

    ★★★ Added 2

    The reviews aren’t the best for this latest outing of the Turtles but when have they ever been good? Even the first live action film that is loved by fans was mixed by critics when it came out. Honestly, I liked the film. It has its problems. For example, Robo-Shredder is very busy and a little much, Splinter looks more like a rat fetus than a wise sensei, Karai is in the film but not given the right amount of…

  • Sharknado 2: The Second One 2014

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    Okay, yes, the first film sucks but it was fun to watch because it sucked so badly. Sadly, this time around the producers are more worried with making it suck (last time, they just didn’t care) and feel that cramming in as many C-List celebrities as they can (seriously, could anyone who was on TV even once just wander on set and get a role?). This dynamic makes the film feel too self-aware and the moment a crummy B-movie goes…

  • Guardians of the Galaxy 2014

    ★★★★★ Added

    Marvel took a big risk making “Guardians of the Galaxy” because, unlike Iron Man, The Hulk, Thor, and Captain America, your average movie-goer who is willing to see comic book movies based on literature they won’t read isn’t going to know who Star-Lord, Drax the Destroyer, Gamora, Rocket or Groot are. However, once again getting the right director for the job (James Gunn), Marvel Studios delivered a film that opens up their movieverse to the cosmos, was action packed, filled…

  • Rio 2 2014

    ★★ Added

    Well, I thought Bruno Mars was great in his role and Jemaine Clement once again provided some actually humorous moments as Nigel but I just didn’t care for this movie…just like the first one. The story is really sloppy and can’t juggle the three major conflicts it introduces, there are clearly too many characters for the story to handle as most of them come popping in and out at random, the humor is mostly just people and birds bumping into…

  • Cuban Fury 2014

    ★★★ Added

    I thought “Cuban Fury” had some amusing moments but the film really didn’t make me bust out in uproarious laughter at all. The movie is definitely watchable and I didn’t feel like I wasted my time on a weak comedy. I am also a big fan of the cast but felt that much of them weren’t particularly right for the roles they played. Chris O’Dowd wasn’t very convincing at the antagonistic jerk and Nick Frost looked out of his element…

  • Bad Words 2013

    ★★★★ Added

    “Bad Words” could have easily been a bad Adam Sandler comedy with Sandler being the goofy man-child doing a spelling bee or have been a film that was going out of its way to be offensive for no other reason than to upset people but the film is offensive for a reason and it ends up creating a film that is both hysterical as we see Jason Bateman take on a role I’ve never seen him really take on (and…

  • Snowpiercer 2013

    ★★★★★ Added

    Filled with fantastic performances from the likes of Chris Evans, John Hurt, Kang-ho Song and Tilda Swinton and containing a story that is both slightly weird and incredibly dark, “Snowpiercer” takes the tropes we are all too familiar with in the world of science fiction and makes them dance to a new beat. The film tells a great story and it does so through awesome action and great characters.

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  • Walk of Shame 2014

    ★★ Added

    I thought “Walk of Shame” started mildly amusing and it pulled a few chuckles from me here and there (especially the scene with the crackhead Pookie, I really liked that character) but the film starts to get uncomfortable as every single situation that Elizabeth Banks’ character finds herself in starts with a man trying to sexual assault her or degrade her and, it’s at this point, you realize the film has a single premise in mind and it will stretch…