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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: Drive Angry 3D

Posted: March 1, 2011 at 2:33 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local, Movie Reviews

Drive Angry 3D is a fun idea that doesn’t nearly take full advantage of the premise it unleashes into the film.  I mean, the film opens with Nic Cage breaking […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: Hall Pass

Posted: March 1, 2011 at 1:33 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local, Movie Reviews

The latest from the Farrelly Brothers has a bit of an identity crisis, it doesn’t know if it wants to be crude (which rarely works here) or sweet (which does […]

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Looking at the 2011 Oscars, Picks and Wishes

Posted: February 27, 2011 at 2:20 am   /   Film, Local

Now that my Best Films of 2010 article is out of the way I can focus on writing up the Oscars and focusing in on the performances and technical categories […]

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The Best Films of 2010: A Year in Film

Posted: February 25, 2011 at 2:55 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Featured, Film, Local, Movie Reviews

It is Oscar time and another year is gone and while 2010 was being deemed by many to be an awful year for film, I find myself disagreeing. Six of […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: I Am Number Four

Posted: February 18, 2011 at 12:06 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local, Movie Reviews

I Am Number Four is a tough film to review as it starts off as a bit of a mess, in that it really doesn’t know what it wants to […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: Unknown

Posted: February 18, 2011 at 12:05 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local, Movie Reviews

Unknown is an interesting and well made film that shows it’s cards maybe a bit too soon and doesn’t take full advantage of the doors it opens. Liam Neeson stars […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: Just Go With It

Posted: February 17, 2011 at 1:44 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local

Just Go With It has a couple of funny moments sprinkled into a contrived and implausible mess of a plot that is only kept afloat by its appealing group of […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: Biutiful

Posted: February 4, 2011 at 3:45 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local

Biutiful is a wonderful follow up to Babel from Alejandro González Iñárritu and features another fantastic performance from the always great Javier Bardem. Bardem plays Uxbal who is a middle […]

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Review: “Sanctum” from James Cameron

Posted: February 4, 2011 at 2:41 am   /   Another Take From Zac, Local

This cave diving thriller is based on a true story and while it is full of plenty of beautiful shots and alright set pieces there are way too many shortcomings/failures […]

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Another Take By Zac: Film Review: The Company Men

Posted: January 29, 2011 at 2:16 pm   /   Another Take From Zac, Local

The Company Men is a fine little drama that rings very true and features a bevy of fine performances that help elevate this modern tale of job loss despair. Our […]

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