Tag Archives: Film

Jay & Silent Bob Strike Back

You need an acquired taste to view this movie that has no taste. This comedy-adventure has a lot of profane humor, inside jokes, and sex appeal which doesn’t really add up to a cohesive story, but might entertain you if … Continue reading

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Joker

NOTE: No spoilers here “When I was a little boy and told people I was going to be comedian, everyone laughed at me. Well no one’s laughing now” Set in 1981, Joaquin Phoenix’s tour de force performance combines with director … Continue reading

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Blow

Set in the 1970s, Johnny Depp stars as narrates as the main character, George Jung, a New Jersey native who takes an active business role in the transition from pot to cocaine. George is exposed to his first drug by … Continue reading

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The Mod Squad

Beginning with definitions of the words mod and squad and ending with an inane final shootout, The Mod Squad uses the medium of film to the least of its abilities in this unfortunate action venture.  Directed by Scott Silver , … Continue reading

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The Peanut Butter Falcon

Set in North Carolina, this memorable and unpredictable adventure begins when Zak (Zack Gottsagen), a young man with Down syndrome, goes off to fulfill his lifelong goal of becoming a professional wrestler. Zak meets Tyler (Shia LaBeouf), a fisherman with … Continue reading

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Hoodlum

“You’ve been warned. Get ready for your final thrill. It’s curtains, Dutch. The jig is up.” Set in Harlem during the late 1920s and early 1930s, this organized crime drama follows Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson (Laurence Fishburne) and Stephanie St. Clair/Madam … Continue reading

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2019 Summer Movie Box Office Summary

Dominant Disney. They ruled the movie box office this summer with Aladdin, the all-time box office champ Avengers: Endgame, The Lion King, and Toy Story 4 though the inherited offerings from their newly required Fox Studios (like the R-rated actioner … Continue reading

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Moulin Rouge!

This extremely entertaining film will keep you on your toes throughout its 2 hour 6 minute running time.  Director Baz Luhrmannn uses short edits and colorful sets to tell the story of an aspiring poetic writer named Christian (Ewan McGregor) … Continue reading

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Overcomer

“Your identity will be tied to whatever you give your heart to.” This PG-rated drama inspires, surprises and enriches audiences with a sports and family-related story filled with faith, heart, and laughs. Set in a Southern U.S. Christian school named … Continue reading

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Filmmaker Alex Kendrick Interview Feature

My interview feature with Alex Kendrick from 2009 on he and his brother Stephen’s film Fireproof…check out their new film, Overcomer, in theaters beginning Friday, August 23. ======================= What began as a media ministry for Alex Kendrick and his brother … Continue reading

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