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7.5

Chris Hemsworth Is Electric!

Thor: Ragnarok: Lightning Strikes Again!

Nov 14, 2017No Comments

I’m not a huge fan of comic book super-hero movies, but I was in Illinois with Robin visiting our son, Noah, and he wanted to

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Thought-Provoking Film!

Blade Runner 2049: Visually-Spectacular Sci...

Oct 18, 2017Comments off

If I saw the original Blade Runner (1982), directed by Ridley Scott, then I don’t remember it.  Apparently, this film became a cult classic even

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Fine Acting and Exquisite Cinematography!

Wind River: Immerse Yourself in its World

Aug 19, 2017Comments off

Taylor Sheridan (Writer/Director) wrote the screenplays for “Hell or High Water” and “Sicario,” and this film is in the same class – although be forewarned

7.5

An All-Around Winner!

War for the Planet of the Apes: “Swin...

Jul 26, 2017Comments off

I am a big fan of this series.  The original “Planet of the Apes” (circa 1968) was co-written by Rod Serling (“Twilight Zone”), who is

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Fantastic Air Fights!

Dunkirk: An Amazing Rescue Story!

Jul 24, 2017Comments off

The Evacuation of Dunkirk is probably not well known to those unfamiliar with WWII history.  In a nut-shell, about 400,000 Allied soldiers ( mainly British,

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Marvel Movie Fans Will Enjoy It!

Spider-Man: Homecoming – A “Web...

Jul 13, 2017Comments off

Marvel movie fans wanted another Spider-Man movie.  One would think that the three Tobey Maguire Spider-Man films (in 2002, 2004, and 2007) and two Andrew

8.5

Original, Exciting and Fun!

Baby Driver: “Full-Throttle” Mu...

Jul 07, 2017Comments off

If you want to have a great time at the movies, drive – don’t even run – to see “Baby Driver”!  It was a smash

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Tour de Force by Gal Gadot!

Wonder Woman: “Wonderful”

Jun 14, 2017Comments off

I think this is a terrific super-hero film with just the right balance of plot, action, special effects, and character development.  It’s the best super-hero

7.5

A Worthy Addition to the Franchise!

Alien Covenant: Sealed In Blood!

May 24, 2017Comments off

This film takes place about a decade after the last Alien film, “Prometheus.”  It is directed by Ridley Scott and anchored by an excellent performance

7.5

Character-, Rather Than CGI, -Driven!

Logan: A Fine Conclusion to the Wolverine S...

Mar 14, 2017Comments off

For those movie-goers who are fans of Hugh Jackman and Wolverine, this film is the final chapter in the Wolverine story and is a must-see.