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The Great, Unmade Michelle Pfeiffer Comedy: Mint Juleps in Montauk

New York, 1969. Doctor Jack Sheldrake (George Clooney) is having an extramarital affair with Maggie (Meg Ryan). This might be shocking if he was actually married. 370 more words

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"Thor: Ragnarok"

Replacing a franchise director can be risky. Putting Taika Waititi in charge of Thor: Ragnarok is just what our God of Thunder needed.

Thor (Chris Hemsworth) learns that Loki (Tom Hiddleston) survived the end events of  362 more words


Reel to Real: Favorite Fantasy Films?

With “Thor: Ragnarok” out this weekend, there comes a new addition to the fantasy genre, albeit a 1980’s-inspired, rock ‘n’ roll-themed film so not in the purest sense. 79 more words

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Big Fish

What is it?

The 2003 American fantasy comedy-drama movie Big Fish.

What is it about?

This is how Rotten Tomatoes describes this movie:

The story of a braggart and exaggerator, Edward Bloom, and his son, William, who–after a long estrangement–returns home only to learn his father is dying of cancer.

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Film Review: "The Dark Tower" (2017)

I went into The Dark Tower feeling a great deal of trepidation. The reviews, as everyone knows, had been truly abominable, and its box office performance has been similarly lackluster. 815 more words

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Fallen (2017)

I don’t even know where to begin. This is not the Denzel movie, by the way. That movie was a classic. This waste of time is something else. 384 more words


Pan’s Labyrinth (Spain, Mexico, US, 2006; Guillermo del Toro)

Two plots, excellent cinematography, beautiful coloration, exceptional storytelling and a 4/4 from Roger Ebert himself. That can only mean one thing: Guillermo del Toro. Pan’s Labyrinth… 775 more words

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