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  • The Gambler

    The Gambler 2014

    ★★★ Added

    Overall, a decent film with a great cast, a serviceable story and enough drama that works to keep the story from getting boring. However, I just couldn’t get very engrossed with “The Gambler” because it just didn’t have that certain magic capable of grabbing my attention. The symbolism is nice but the film was just okay to me.

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  • Mad Max: Fury Road

    Mad Max: Fury Road 2015

    ★★★★★ Added

    What can I say about this movie beyond the fact it kicked ass and set the bar way too high for other summer blockbuster action films to compete with? The story, the characters, the action, the over-the-top nature of it all—everything about this film was uncut, 100% entertainment and high octane and super-charged adrenaline awesomeness. Plain and simple, this film was just killer and damn entertaining.

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  • Hot Tub Time Machine 2

    Hot Tub Time Machine 2 2015

    Added

    I really enjoy the first film but this one just serves as a piece that makes that one better by comparison. The film lacks any decent characters that you are capable of caring about and, instead, has all the weaker and more jerky characters from the first one and lets them loose on a script that is a never ending loop of dick jokes, insult humor and the incessant need to compare its story and plot points to better films.…

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    The Wedding Ringer Full Online free 2015

    ★★★ Added

    “The Wedding Ringer” suffers a bit from some weak comedic sequences that don’t seem to fall inline with the rest of the humor’s tone but it has great performances and chemistry from Josh Gad and Kevin Hart, contains some amusing characters, and is often quite hysterical and fun. It may not be the most memorable comedy or offer up the most replay value but, for what it is, it’s a fun story that is pretty funny.

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  • Birdman

    Birdman 2014

    ★★★★★ Added

    Aside for some whiny and snobbish commentary the film throws in, “Birdman” is a pretty awesome movie. The performances are incredible, the story is very interesting and the presentation of making it look like one continuous shot was intriguing and made for some beautiful moments and visuals. It’s one of those critically acclaimed films that really do deserve all the acclaim.

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  • Avengers: Age of Ultron

    Avengers: Age of Ultron 2015

    ★★★★★ Added

    I’m a huge geek for superheroes and comics and I absolutely love Marvel’s shared universe. “Age of Ultron” might not be as good as the first Avengers film and it has some issues with its villain’s threat level and some story hiccups but, overall, the film is a great addition to the MCU and its grand view and scope. It also develops its characters further, has great action and special effects, and does a great job and starting to get…

  • Foxcatcher

    Foxcatcher 2014

    ★★★★ Added

    “Foxcatcher” occasionally gets too dry and starts to drag (it's not for everyone, that's clear) but the story is still very dramatic and interesting and is filled with truly epic performances from Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo and, most of all, Steve Carell. I also really enjoyed how the film was edited and how would completely cut a scene off while it seemed like it was still building towards something and would make a transition of a cacophony of sound to…

  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 2014

    ★★ Added

    I didn’t care for the first “Hunger Games” but I did dig “Catching Fire” and was kinda excited for this one…but it was a bit of a let down. Essentially, “Mockingjay – Part 1” is a prelude to “Part 2” and is used to plant the seeds of conflict, action, and drama that will, eventually, be harvested in the next film. While this makes for some interesting themes and a darker tone, it also makes the film boring. Things aren’t…

  • Batman vs. Robin

    Batman vs. Robin 2015

    ★★★ Added

    I haven’t been overly impressed with the last couple DC animated features that have been released and “Batman vs. Robin” just serves as another mildly functioning film. Like the last few films, this one isn’t completely terrible but it’s just not as memorable as the earlier features were. The story is a decent adaptation of the “Court of Owls” story arc, the action is a bit paltry but satisfying enough, and the character design is still very simplistic and to…

  • The Voices

    The Voices 2014

    ★★★★★ Added 2

    What can I say beyond the fact that I absolutely LOVED “The Voices!” I’m a big fan of dark comedies but, too often, dark comedies come mixed with jarring and chaotic shifts in tone. This one didn’t have that as it mixes the comedy with the drama and horror perfectly and it all takes place in a fantastic story and has tremendous visuals. Finally, this film has what might be the best performance from Ryan Reynolds I’ve ever seen. There…

  • Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

    Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day 2014

    ★★★ Added

    “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” isn’t a bad film. Sure, the jokes are pretty predictable and fell flat for me but they weren’t meant for guys like me and geared more towards little kids and families. That’s okay. The film does have its moments and Steve Carell and the rest of the cast are very good in it. However, the movie just isn’t that memorable and just serves as a “safe bet” family film that…

  • The Imitation Game

    The Imitation Game 2014

    ★★★★ Added

    Alan Turning’s history is a combination of being interesting, dramatic, heroic, and insanely tragic and “The Imitation Game” did a fantastic job of presenting that. With great acting, a bitter-sweet and interesting tale, and a story that was told in a non-linear, but terrifically flowing, fashion, the film hit all the right notes and is quite moving.

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