Lynn Shipp

Movies are a passion and I love to watch them.

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  • Coming 2 America

    Coming 2 America

    ★★★

    This sequel does not surpass the original. However, it has it's charms. It provides nostalgia, brings back characters that pollinated the original with fun and laughter, and it re-packages some themes that were present in the first film as well. This movie could have been better if they did some additional editing because there are too many instances of filler humor. However, in the grand scheme of things, the movie made me smile and it was entertaining to watch.

  • Edge of the Axe

    Edge of the Axe

    ★★★

    A slasher with a twist. It's not an easy watch but the twist at the end is fun. Finding a character to like was difficult. There were plenty of tropes and bad acting.

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  • Alien Nation

    Alien Nation

    I finally got the opportunity to see the movie. I saw the TV show before the movie. I love the creative of the aliens. I think this movie is a Sci-Fi Action film that minimally addresses immigration issues. If the movie were to be re-made, a focus on immigration would be very discussion worthy given the current social-political climate in the America.

  • Necromancer

    Necromancer

    This movie had a small budget and it shows. This movie got me wondering if you compared movies from 1990 on versus those before them - did on-screen rape scenes decrease or increase? It seems that 90s films are littered with rape tropes - Savage Streets, etc. Moving past the rape in the film, it's a tale of seeking revenge but not expecting it to go sideways. I like the idea of the main character fighting against herself. If the…