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Nightcrawler (2014)

“We lack adequate images. Our civilization doesn’t have adequate images.” -- Werner Herzog A gripping movie that doubles as potent commentary on our news media, Nightcrawler (2014) stands out as one of the more complex suspense pictures from the 2010s.  The movie is about so…
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August 20, 2019
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Idiocracy (2005)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDkAnYa_i-Y&feature=youtu.be “We should not go out of this world as dumb as when we entered.”  -- Thomas Fleming Idiocracy contains several movies, despite its short 84-minute run-time.  It’s a dumb comedy, it’s a smart comedy about dumb comedies, it’s a counter-cultural dystopian vision, it’s a…
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August 8, 2019
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John Wick: Chapter 3—Parabellum (2019)

Title: John Wick: Chapter 3—Parabellum Directed by: Chad Stahelski Written by: Derek Kolstad, Shay Hatten, Chris Collins & Marc AbramsStarring: Keanu Reeves, Ian McShane, Halle Berry, Asia Kate Dillon, Lance Reddick Music by: Tyler Bates and Joel J. Richard John Wick 3 is barbarian ballet. Only a nation at war…
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May 31, 2019