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Episode 12: American Made, Gerald's Game and the Follies of Fandom

On this episode of the Cinema Vertigogo Podcast, we take a look at Tom Cruise’s latest, American Made, Netflix’s stab at a Stephen King adaptation with  48 more words


M: The Mummy (2017)

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Good grief, where to begin?

I guess the beginning will suffice. The beginning’s okay.

In the early 12th century, Templars bury one of their own, with a mysterious jewel, in a hidden tomb. 1,136 more words

The Wonderful World Of Crap

"American Made"

American made and it is shitty, at least the tale the film “American Made” has to tell is. In a tone reminiscent of much of the Coen Brothers’ work, writer Gary Spinelli spins a morally bereft rendition of money and thrill motivating Americans and American wannabees. 454 more words

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Movie Review

Keeping your expectations in check, I think you’ll enjoy this one more than you think.

In keeping with the spirit of the season, I decided to watch this flick yesterday. 448 more words

Movie Reviews

American Made

How do you take a tragic story about deception, malfeasance, and betrayal at the highest levels of American government and turn it into a farcical comedy? 128 more words

The State Of Democracy

American Made

Now that we have talked about the foreigners, let’s discuss a home brewed concoction of history, baloney and Tom Cruise. “American Made” is the supposed true story of Barry Seal, who as a convicted drug smuggler negotiated a deal to assist the D.E.A. 557 more words