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The Sands of Time: INTERSTELLAR Film Review

By at November 4, 2014 | 11:38 pm | 3 Comments

The Sands of Time: INTERSTELLAR Film Review

3.5 / 5 stars For all the drama and enormity of Christopher Nolan’s last two Dark Knight entries, Interstellar is the director’s true massive, magnum epic. It’s a 2-hour, 45-minute drama about the hunger for survival, American pluck, life beyond our solar system, the theory of relativity, the power of love, and decision-making that would fry most humans’ more...

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The Caped Conclusion: THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Film Review

By at July 19, 2012 | 10:44 pm | 7 Comments

The Caped Conclusion: THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Film Review

3.5 / 5 stars You had to expect that Christoper Nolan would throw everything he's got into The Dark Knight Rises, the final chapter of his bar-setting Batman series. We know the guy has a taste for big movies, and when his career couldn't afford big movies, he played with big concepts (think Memento). So, with his only chance to wrap up his rabidly beloved trilogy, it more...

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Presenting Three 2011 Oscar Campaign Ads

By at February 22, 2011 | 11:36 pm | 1 Comments

Presenting Three 2011 Oscar Campaign Ads

Every year, beginning before the hideous Golden Globe nominations are tallied, movie studios promote what are called "For Your Consideration" campaigns. These ask (okay, beg) voters to please, please, please honor their film with nominations... which could ultimately lead to attention, an award win, a theatrical re-release, red-hot DVD sales, and eternal cinematic glory. more...

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Here We Go Again: Top 5 Oscar Mistakes for 2011

By at February 5, 2011 | 6:57 pm | 12 Comments

Here We Go Again: Top 5 Oscar Mistakes for 2011

Every year, we all take part in an annual sporting event, opining and prognosticating before gathering around the TV for a look. No, not for the Super Bowl. We're talking about the Oscars, and the joy of second-guessing members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, in their recent selection of potential Oscar winners. So get ready to wag your finger, (or more...

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