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19 Movies to Watch: The 2016 Independent Film Festival Boston Preview

By at April 23, 2016 | 11:28 pm | 0 Comment

19 Movies to Watch: The 2016 Independent Film Festival Boston Preview

Time flies when you’re seeing movies. I would’ve sworn the 2015 Independent Film Festival Boston wrapped just a couple weeks ago, yet here we go with the 2016 edition of the gleaming gem of New England – dare I say, American – film festivals. At last year’s event, the IFFB’s prescience was present as ever, as the festival screened movies that picked up more...

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Walking Tall: JACK REACHER Film / DVD Review

By at June 5, 2013 | 11:13 pm | 0 Comment

Walking Tall: JACK REACHER Film / DVD Review

4 / 5 stars How does Tom Cruise measure up as Lee Child's bestselling supercop, Jack Reacher? Let's start with the obvious: Tom Cruise is 5’ 7”. Lee Child’s Jack Reacher is 6’ 5”. Yes, it’s been a talking point for fans of the book series ever since Cruise was cast in Christopher McQuarrie's big-screen adaptation of "One Shot," the ninth in a series of more...

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Once Upon a Time in the Recession: KILLING THEM SOFTLY Film Review

By at December 2, 2012 | 10:19 pm | 0 Comment

Once Upon a Time in the Recession: KILLING THEM SOFTLY Film Review

3.5 / 5 stars In reuniting with director Andrew Dominik (The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford), Brad Pitt stars as Jackie Cogan, a mob hitman tasked with finding the culprits responsible for robbing an underground gambling ring, amid the 2008 economic crisis. With news reports on the faltering economy littering the background, and gangsters more...

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