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Two weeks in a row with low expectations going into a movie.

I will also say, two weeks in a row going to movies that feel like that they are in the wrong part of the year for their release.   158 more words

Initial Thoughts

CHiPs: A Comedic Failure

By Guuto Dolal

Chips is a comedic remake of the dramatic television series of the same name, which aired from 1977 to 1983. Dax Shepard takes on the roles of writer, director and star of this production and enlists Michael Pena as his partner. 450 more words





Once in a while that one special film comes along: one that is so odious, so dreadful, and so incredibly lousy that you’ll find yourself asking… 559 more words

2017 Film Reviews

Movies in Review: "Chips"

I can’t say I watched Chips the television series much, but I knew enough about it to be familiar when I watched the trailer for the movie. 339 more words

Ongoing Spotlight - March 27, 2017


With a growing list of television upgrades to the big screen (“The Dukes of Hazzard,” “Starsky & Hutch,” and “21 Jump Street”) that attempt to mine the action-comedy genre, you need more than a winking attitude and a mind full of filthy jokes to score. 376 more words


CHiPs (2017) Review



Back in 1977, viewers were introduced to the world of the highway patrol officers of Baker and Ponch in the TV show… 2,160 more words


CHIPS isn't exactly TV nostalgia, but there's still something funny about Dax Shephard

If you’re one of the many millions who’ve taken comfort in the motorcycle-riding savvy and people skills of Jon Baker and Frank Llewelyn Poncherello in the half-drama, half-comedy TV hour… 455 more words