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258: ‘The Great Wall’ Starring Matt Damon, Jing Tian, Pedro Pascal, Willem Dafoe

Posted: February 21, 2017 at 2:16 pm   /   Film, Local, Podcast, Reel Spoilers

This week we recorded early, so no box office report. But if you were wondering whether or not ‘The Great Wall’ would come in at number 1 – rest assured, […]

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Movie Review: ‘Divergent’ Starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Jai Courtney

Posted: March 21, 2014 at 10:40 am   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews

It’s been six months since Hunger Games: Catching Fire which means it’s time for the latest post-apocalyptic, kid-lit franchise to get its shot at box office glory. Say what you […]

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30 Movies Featuring the Workplace, In Honor of Labor Day Weekend

Posted: August 30, 2013 at 4:01 pm   /   Film, Local, Top Original Content

This week is pretty light on new releases. So instead of basing a list around another film that’s open (as is are usual ritual) we are instead building a list […]

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6 Movies About Home Invasions, In Honor of ‘You’re Next’

Posted: August 24, 2013 at 9:22 am   /   Film, Local, Top Original Content

This week sees the release of You’re Next a horror movie about a gang of mysterious killers trying to attack a family in their own home. Read our review of […]

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6 Movies Featuring Butlers, In Honor of Lee Daniels’ THE BUTLER

Posted: August 16, 2013 at 2:00 pm   /   Film, Local, Top Original Content

This week sees the release of The Butler. A thoughtful, if heavy-handed, piece of Oscar-bait that shows the Civil Rights movement through the eyes of a White House butler who […]

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6 Movies Featuring Motorhomes, In Honor of ‘We’re The Millers’

Posted: August 10, 2013 at 12:31 am   /   Film, Local, Top Original Content

This week We’re the Millers hits theaters. Jason Sudeikis plays a smalltime pot dealer forced to smuggle a large amount of marijuana across the Mexican border. In an effort to […]

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Movies That Take Place Along the Mexican Border, In Honor of ‘2 Guns’

Posted: August 2, 2013 at 3:28 pm   /   Film, Local, Top Original Content

This week 2 Guns hits theaters. Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg play partners in crime and/or against crime. It’s a little convoluted. But it’s surprisingly smart and (amazingly) one of […]

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The List: Movies About the Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Posted: July 26, 2013 at 4:33 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews, Top Original Content

This week The Wolverine hits theaters. The film opens with Logan saving the life of a Japanese soldier during the bombing of Nagasaki. It’s a riveting scene and got me […]

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Movie Review: ‘The Conjuring’ Starring Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Ron Livingston

Posted: July 19, 2013 at 1:12 pm   /   Featured, Local, Movie Reviews, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

You could be forgiven for thinking that The Conjuring is just another in a long line of “found footage” Blair Witch knockoffs. Its’ trailer focuses on recreated video recordings of […]

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Review: ‘Grown Ups 2’ Starring Adam Sandler and Friends is One of 2013’s Worst Movies

Posted: July 12, 2013 at 12:53 pm   /   Film, Local, Movie Reviews, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

The opening joke of Grown Ups 2 (not opening scene mind you but opening joke) features a deer pissing in Adam Sandler‘s face.  I envy that deer. The original Grown […]

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