Tag Archive for Movie Review

Movie Review: Jobs

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      Well, I really wanted this to be good. Unfortunately, it was like watching forty-five different versions of a trailer for the movie, continuously, in 2-minute intervals. Here’s how it goes: there’s an emotional, yell-y scene with Ashton Kutcher (doing a decent job portraying Jobs), and then we’re supposed to think that Steve…

Movie Review: The World’s End

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    BOTTOM LINE: If you could see only one movie this year, THIS IS IT. (And this begs some questions. . . Why can you only see one movie this year? If it’s financial then perhaps you should skip it all together and buy two burritos from the stand off Myrtle-Wyckoff?) Gary never actually…

Movie Review: Pacific Rim

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BOTTOM LINE: If you want to see a movie about giant mechs fighting giant bug/dinosaur/aliens, then you will not be disappointed. The Kaijus, colossal pre-historic beasts, have found a way to transport through a portal in the Pacific Ocean to scout, and ultimately rule, the planet Earth. In response, the world has culled their resources…

Movie Review: We’re The Millers

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BOTTOMLINE: Don’t be a hater – go see this. We’re The Millers Rated R, 1h40m runtime Directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber I tend to be a skeptic when it comes to movies – especially studio comedies. When I saw the trailer for “We’re The Millers” I thought, gee, this looks like a movie full of…