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On Second Thought: “Hannibal”

When you watch a film the first time, you’ll either love it, hate it, or be somewhat indifferent towards it. Sometimes it’s just because you’re not entirely certain it really is a flat out bad film. 1,067 more words

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Mook Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

First, read my review on The Hunger Games and Catching Fire! 

Mockingjay – Novel by Suzanne Collins

After flying through both The Hunger Games and… 981 more words

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Mook Review: The Giver

The Giver – Novel by Lois Lowry

Reading was always something I loved as a kid.  When most of my peers would go home and spend hours in front of the television, I was the nerd who couldn’t wait to finish another chapter of my book.   656 more words

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Wild - 7.5/10

7.5/10

The director of Dallas Buyers Club, Jean Marc-Vallée, brings another drama based on a real life story.  Strong performances of Reese Witherspoon, who plays Sheryl (a woman that embarks into a solo hiking of 1,100 miles), and Laura Dern, who plays her mother. 87 more words

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Big Hero 6 - 6.0/10

6.0/10

“Big Hero 6″ is a one-character circus show, and unfortunately it is not the lead one. The only reason it can be considered an entertaining and funny movie is because the charming and amusing Baymax, the big white robot that helps 14-years-old genius Hiro to overcome his problems and solve the mystery that he is after. 80 more words

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Catching Up: “Flowers in the Attic (1987)”

It’s been said many a times that the “book is better than the movie”. In some cases it’s a half and half approach for both, but on others the saying doesn’t fully apply. 1,056 more words

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Another First Glance: “Fifty Shades of Grey”

Once is never enough. In this case, that applies to how many times I watched this dreadful trailer. A grand total of two times, which is two too many. 734 more words

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