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Movie Reviews 212 – So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)

Following in the wake of Wayne’s World, Mike Myers’ “So I Married an Axe Murderer” was a disappointment at the box office and a film that has been pretty much forgotten since. 456 more words

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Remember This Film: Little Miss Sunshine

There is no way around it; Little Miss Sunshine is a weird and sort of creepy movie. This is a movie that really shouldn’t work on many levels. 496 more words


A Bomb in the Lasagna: Capes on Camera Part 1: "The Rocketeer"

In an era where big budget superhero films dominate the box office, it’s easy to forget that “comic book adaptation” was once a dirty phrase in Hollywood. 1,088 more words

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I watched a couple three gangster pictures this week, and it seemed like a great theme for a post.

Pulp (1972)

Michael Caine plays Mickey King, a man who dumped his wife, kids, and family business to run away to the Mediterranean to be creative. 1,014 more words


28 Movie Reviews in 28 Days #9: Stand Up Guys

It’s not like I didn’t know what I was getting into when I selected Stand Up Guys from my Amazon Prime queue. It’s a movie with Al Pacino, Christopher Walken, and Alan Arkin and it was made in 2012. 414 more words

28 Days Of Movie Reviews

The story will touch you, even though he can't.

Edward Scissorhands (1990)

I don’t even know how to write about this, because I spent the last ten minutes of the movie with tears in my eyes and sniffling. 541 more words


Sunshine Cleaning (2008)

This is a great idea for a little indie movie though a lot of it’s strength comes from it’s two leads – Amy Adams and Emily Blunt. 112 more words

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