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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom : Where The Dinosaurs Are The Good Guys

Here’s a great summer movie, with all the thrills to be expected from Jurassic Park, but a bit more thoughtful than most.  I expected the whole film to be about getting the dinosaurs off the now volcanic island, but it … Continue reading

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Blade Runner 2049

Blade Runner 2049 is a fitting sequel to the original Blade Runner film.  The world feels much the same, the stakes are similar when it comes to the lives of the Replicants.  The way they’re hunted down and “retired” is … Continue reading

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Saturday Night At The Movies: Brooklyn

Brooklyn is the story of a young Irish girl who leaves home for a new life in Brooklyn, New York when life seems to offer her nothing in her small Irish town. Sick on the voyage across the ocean, terribly … Continue reading

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Saturday Night At The Movies: Mockingjay Part 2

Saturday night, popcorn, and the last of the Hunger Games films, that’s the way to live.  Mostly it was nice to see the characters a final time.  Everyone of them was so well realized.  To think before it all began, … Continue reading

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Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation

I’m glad to have caught this at the theater, though late in its run.   The Mission Impossible movies are perfect for the giant screen and mega-sound systems. Warp speed action, light humor throughout, incredible stunts…bring on the popcorn and … Continue reading

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Saturday Night At The Movies: World War Z: Zombies Never Disappoint

In preparation for the return of Walking Dead next week, I watched this zombie fest. Brad Pitt reluctantly leaves his family to try to find a cure for the rapidly spreading Zombie Apocalypse. He travels to South Korea and then … Continue reading

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D.O.A. at the Movies: Maze Runner

Maze Runner I watched all the clips of The Maze Runner movie, and follow the Maze Runner Trilogy and the author James Dashner on Facebook.  I had a few concerns going into the film: I didn’t like that Teresa and … Continue reading

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