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Movie Review: ‘Grudge Match’ Starring Robert De Niro, Sylvester Stallone, Kim Basinger, Alan Arkin

Posted: December 24, 2013 at 11:00 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Going into the film Grudge Match, my expectations weren’t very high. The latest offering from director Peter Segal not only exceeded my expectations, it knocked them out of the ring. Sylvester Stallone and Robert DeNiro star, along with Kim Bassinger, funny man Kevin Hart and Alan Arkin in this boxing comedy-drama. The premise of the […]

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Read a WWE Fan’s Christmas Wish List Before You Watch the TLC PPV Online Tonight (2013)

Posted: December 15, 2013 at 8:06 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Wrestling

Can the WWE end the year on a good note? In what has been an otherwise crappy year for wrestling, will fans finally get a pay-per-view worth paying for? I am skeptical, to say the least. With Christmas being just weeks away, here is a Christmas wish list from a diehard wrestling fan. I am […]

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Where to See Christmas Lights Around St. Louis (2013)

Posted: December 11, 2013 at 7:15 pm   /   Local, St. Louis Events

I believe that we all have a little Clark Griswald in us, but may not be crazy enough to decorate our homes like he did in Christmas Vacation. If that’s the case, don’t worry because there are enough holiday light displays in the St. Louis area to keep you busy until the end of the […]

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RIP Paul Walker: The “Fast and Furious” Star’s Top 5 Best Movies

Posted: December 6, 2013 at 2:34 pm   /   Film, Local, Top Original Content

When word began to spread on Saturday night that actor Paul Walker had passed away, one phrase I continued to hear throughout the bar I was sitting in was, “The guy from Fast and Furious.” Yes, Walker was a mainstay in the popular film franchise, and was actually in the midst of filming the 7th […]

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Review: WWE Monday Night Raw (12/2)

Posted: December 6, 2013 at 9:32 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Wrestling

The latest installment of WWE Raw was another snoozer. Try as they might, the WWE cannot overcome poor writing and trying to rebrand, repackage and resell matches from 2009 that fans’ have seen umpteen times before. It’s a losing battle that the WWE is fighting. I don’t see it improving until the part-time stars return […]

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Review: WWE Survivor Series 2013 – Cena vs. Del Rio, Divas Elimination, Big Show vs. Randy Orton

Posted: November 26, 2013 at 9:28 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television

The WWE’s 4th biggest pay per view of the year, Survivor Series, took place on Sunday night. And that’s about the most favorable thing I can say about it.   Anyone who forked over $55 of their hard-earned money was fortunate to see a Divas elimination match, John Cena beating Alberto Del Rio for the millionth time, and an […]

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Interview: Former WWE Champion Mick Foley (AKA Mankind) – See Him at the Funny Bone in St. Louis Tonight! (11/21)

Posted: November 21, 2013 at 7:16 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, St. Louis Events

WWE Hall of Famer and New York Times best-selling author Mick Foley (Mankind, Dude Love, Cactus Jack) will be at the Funny Bone in WestPort Plaza tonight – Thursday, November 21 (TICKETS). The hardcore wrestling legend recently took some time out of his busy schedule to chat with Review STL about his current “Tales of […]

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Review: Sony PlayStation 4 Delivers the Goods, But Lacks the Knockout Punch

Posted: November 19, 2013 at 8:01 am   /   Local, Technology, Videogame Reviews, Videogames

For months now, gamers have waited and waited for the new PlayStation 4 to be released, and if you were not one of the few who pre-ordered you system, you may have been left out in the cold. Luckily, I was fortunate to come across a system for the $400 price tag, so I snagged […]

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Movie Review: ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ Starring Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Jared Leto

Posted: November 19, 2013 at 7:38 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

Dallas Buyers Club uses a pair of stellar, Academy Award worthy performances to overcome an at times mundane screenplay. Matthew McConaughey stars as Ron Woodroof, a badass bull riding cowboy who like most in 1985, didn’t realize the AIDS epidemic was going to change the world. McConaughey does a fine job showcasing Woodroof’s wild side […]

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WWE Monday Night Raw Recap/Review (11/4) – Big Show vs. Randy Orton For Title? Corporate Kane?

Posted: November 7, 2013 at 10:41 am   /   Local, Professional Wrestling, Television Reviews

Well, it was back to the crapper for Monday Night Raw this week. I actually decided to watch it live, rather than DVR it, which made it even worse. There’s something to be said for the ability to be able to fast forward through a lot of the junk the WWE puts on television these […]

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