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Crazy on the Outside – Movie Review

Posted: January 8, 2010 at 8:55 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Tim Allen makes his directorial debut in a well-meaning mess of a film called Crazy on the Outside.  Allen also stars as Tommy, an ex-con fresh out of prison for […]

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Leap Year – Movie Review

Posted: January 8, 2010 at 8:52 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

As Leap Year begins, Anna (Amy Adams) is attempting to purchase a hotly sought after condo with Jeremy (Adam Scott), her cardiologist boyfriend of four years.  Jeremy is the sort […]

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Youth in Revolt – Movie Review

Posted: January 8, 2010 at 8:46 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Michael Cera returns as Nick Twisp in the new movie Youth In Revolt.  The film, based on C. D. Payne’s 1993 cult novel of the same name, has been in […]

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Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Sqeakquel – Movie Review

Posted: December 25, 2009 at 9:12 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

There are certain questions that baffle mankind.  Is there a God?  Why do you bad things happen to good people?  And, in 2007, another was added to this age-old list: […]

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Sherlock Holmes – Movie Review

Posted: December 25, 2009 at 8:59 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

If you’re a Sherlock Holmes purist, then perhaps Sherlock Holmes isn’t for you.  Robert Downey Jr. stars as the famous detective with Jude Law in the role of his faithful […]

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Avatar – Movie Review

Posted: December 18, 2009 at 9:49 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Twelve years after Titanic, James Cameron returns with the eagerly anticipated Avatar.  Set in the year 2154, a Haliburton-esque company named SECFOR is mining the planet of Pandora for a […]

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Did You Hear About The Morgans? – Movie Review

Posted: December 18, 2009 at 9:24 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

For film critics, December is a busy month.  It’s a mad scramble and a blur of movies as studios pummel us with films in time to qualify for Oscar consideration, […]

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Me and Orson Welles – Movie Review

Posted: December 18, 2009 at 9:21 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

The year is 1937 and a 22-year old Orson Welles (Christian McKay) is in the process of staging what will become his legendary production of Julius Caesar.  His version of […]

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Invictus – Movie Review

Posted: December 12, 2009 at 10:17 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

The year is 1994 and  Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) has just been elected the first Black president of South Africa, after having spent 27 years in prison for his anti- apartheid […]

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Nine – Movie Review

Posted: December 12, 2009 at 9:02 pm   /   Local, Tom O'Keefe Movie Reviews

Like 1986’s Little Shop of Horrors and Hairspray, Nine is a movie based on a musical that was based on a movie.  Inspired by Federico Fellini’s semi-autobiographical 8 ½, the […]

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