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Favorite films - Blow Out

Despite some ecstatic notices upon release (notably from Pauline Kael and Roger Ebert) Blow Out was a commercial flop. Released during a summer season dominated by escapist entertainments like Raiders of the Lost Arc, For Your Eyes Only, Superman II, and The Cannonball Run, audiences were perhaps not in the mood for compromised, flawed characters and a bleak (some might say callous) tone. 1,108 more words


RoboCop 2 (1990) - Movie Review

Alright, so there has been one general theme that seems to be true of most forms of action packed entertainment… That is the fact that when the studios are doing the sequel to a successful movie, the production usually calls for the movie to be bigger, with more explosions, bigger story lines, bigger A list actors, etc… etc… 452 more words

Movie Reviews

Revisited: 1941

PLOT (spoiler alert!!!):

On Saturday, December 13, 1941 at 7:01 a.m., a woman goes swimming somewhere on the California coast, only to find a Japanese submarine surfacing beneath her. 1,655 more words

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The Philadelphia Experiment

Time Travel stories are fun for a lot of obvious reasons. Going to the future allows our imaginations to run wild and going to the past allows us to think of all the choice we had a a younger age. 1,429 more words