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  • Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers

    Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers

    ★★½

    After the mystery and shock of the first film, there's not many places a sequel can go—so SLEEPAWAY CAMP II: UNHAPPY CAMPERS goes the route it took five FRIDAY THE 13TH sequels to find. With an emphasis on camp and comedy, SLEEPAWAY CAMP II is admittedly pretty fun. It's more brisk and enjoyable than so many other slasher sequels. Pamela Springsteen is having more fun than you are tho.

  • Scanners II: The New Order

    Scanners II: The New Order

    ★★½

    Visually moody and relatively stylish, this is decidedly low rent but offers a lot of mild fun—though I have a soft spot for this kind of cheaply-produced Canadian sci-fi. Nice to see David Hewlett in the lead.

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    Minions

    RIP Cinema, 1888-2015.

  • John Wick: Chapter 2

    John Wick: Chapter 2

    ★½

    People have accused Keanu Reeves of sleepwalking through acting for decades, and here it's pretty true. Wick is supposed to be detached, but this seems like he's barely able to breathe. Man, this is stupid and in such a joyless way. It's so blunt and without any finesse. The first one had a shoestring of a plot, which served to move the story along—so at least that had momentum. Here it's feels like there's no driving force and things just…