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Review Roundup: EAGLE EYE, MIRACLE AT ST. ANNA

By at September 28, 2008 | 9:07 pm | 0 Comment

Review Roundup: EAGLE EYE, MIRACLE AT ST. ANNA

There's one advantage to submitting the Roundup late this week: We know Eagle Eye had a dominating box-office weekend -- which means Shia LaBeouf has yet another hit. The 22-year-old self-proclaimed "little Jewish guy" is on an impressive streak: Disturbia ($80 million), Transformers ($319 M) and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull ($317 M). Consider more...

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Movie Review: CHOKE

By at September 26, 2008 | 12:40 pm | 2 Comments

Movie Review: CHOKE

posted by Allison, 9/26/08 It's that age old problem. Read the book first, and you'll like it better than the movie. Watch the movie first, and you'll prefer that over the book. This, ladies and gentlemen, is why I had to watch Choke twice in one week. More on that later. As the poster says, From the Author of Fight Club... Chuck Palahniuk's Choke, about a con more...

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Review Roundup: GHOST TOWN, LAKEVIEW TERRACE

By at September 19, 2008 | 11:56 pm | 0 Comment

Review Roundup: GHOST TOWN, LAKEVIEW TERRACE

Last week, Tyler Perry proved once again that his films open very strong... even though they don't play in all major American markets. Perry's The Family That Preys finished the week with nearly an identical box office take as Righteous Kill, a movie that boasts Robert De Niro, Al Pacino and almost 1100 more screens than Perry's film. This week balances a romantic more...

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Review Roundup: BURN AFTER READING, FAMILY THAT PREYS

By at September 13, 2008 | 10:34 pm | 3 Comments

Review Roundup: BURN AFTER READING, FAMILY THAT PREYS

Last weekend's enormous lack of movie interest is behind us -- lowest box office in seven years? -- so here's the real kickoff to the fall season. Along with new films from the Coen brothers and Tyler Perry, we round up the intimidatingly titled Righteous Kill and the very unintimidatingly titled The Women. :: BURN AFTER READING Rotten Tomatoes: 78 / 100 Metacritic: more...

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