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Million Dollar Arm (2014) Review

A sports agent who is struggling to keep his business going when he has no clients left. Until an idea is born to head to India and transform Cricket players into Baseball players. 480 more words

Reviews

Grudge Match

It seeks to get us excited by pitting two iconic reel-life boxers (and movie stars) against each other, but, despite some lighter scenes, lacks, well… punch… 160 more words

Cinema

"The Change Up" Is So Bad It's...

I’m not gonna lie. I was on vacation/tour all last week. So I barely thought about this article. But flying home, scrolling through some silly movies I’ve seen, one particularly bad movie came to mind. 512 more words

Featured

OBPC #85: Argo, 2012

Rating: 3 stars (out of 4)

Argo (2012): Dir. Ben Affleck.  Written by Chris Terrio.  Based upon the book The Master of Disguise by Tony Mendez and the magazine article “The Great Escape” by Joshuah Bearman.  356 more words

Oscars Best Picture Countdown

Little Miss Sunshine

Starring Steve Carrell, Abigail Breslin, Alan Arkin and Toni Collette, Little Miss Sunshine tells the story of a dysfunctional family’s journey to a beauty pageant. After Frank (Steve Carrell) fails at killing himself he must go live with his sister Sheryl and her family. 212 more words

Film

Thin Ice (2011)

I apologize for being late.

Paul Prohaska (Greg Kinnear) is an insurance salesman, and a liar. His office is full of awards that he made up. 1,078 more words

Movies

Rapid Response: Wait Until Dark

Movies are filled with heroics. Lucky losers manage to stop the bad guys, damsels in distress turn out to be badasses and the heroes of the world seem to have no limits. 634 more words

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