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  • Tomb Raider

    Tomb Raider


    Here are my credentials: I have never played a Lara Craft: Tomb Raider video game; I have never seen the Angelina Jolie Tomb Raider movies. Wish to continue reading to find out my opinion!? Sure, I may not have the background to comment on how it compares to the original movies, or what elements it takes from the video games, etc, but I want to tell you that I am here for an Alicia Vikander Tomb Raider. While I haven’t…

  • 3 Godfathers

    3 Godfathers


    Color! Believe it or not, as much as I like black and white films for their beauty and composition and nostalgia for a different era of filmmaking, seeing one of my westerns finally in color once again is a sight for sore eyes. I welcome black and white and look forward to many more in the format yet to come, but it just felt like it had been a minute since one of my western films had appeared in lush,…

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  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice


    Everything we've seen to this point in either Batman or Superman movies is one simple fact: they're good superheroes. Anyone familiar with these characters knows their backstories, knows their accolades. With decades of content behind them, I think it is fair to say these are beloved good guys in print, television, and cinema. Each has had it's exemplary vehicle, though ask fans and I'm sure their favorites are not the same. For me, the Christopher Nolan Batman movies are my…

  • The Good Dinosaur

    The Good Dinosaur


    It seems rare to receive two Disney/Pixar films in the same calendar year. Since I can remember it has been my tradition to celebrate my June birthday with the release of the latest in the line of great Pixar films, but this year, we get an added treat of a fall, Holiday Pixar release, The Good Dinosaur. And while it could, and has been, argued that Pixar has declined with its recent releases, not releasing great work as consistently as…