No good film adaptation of a video game has ever been made – at least none of them have managed a “fresh” rating on Rotten Tomatoes. Based on the massively popular franchise, Warcraft, the third game adaptation this year already, aims to the first real success in the genre. Is it miss or a critical hit?
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The Lonely Island comedy/music group, best known for Andy Samberg and Everything is Awesome, star in this mockumentary chronicling the ups and (especially) downs of living legend, dope singer/rapper, the one, the only, Conner4real.
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2014’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot was hated or disliked by pretty much everyone, but since when does that stop the sequel train? Two years later, the four green bros are back together to fight enemies new and old, alongside allies old and new.
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Despite lackluster reviews, 2010’s Alice in Wonderland made a boatload of money so it’s little surprise that eventually a sequel would make its way to the big screen.
Reminding us that it has been a while since we’ve seen a new installment of that other Depp powered franchise, Through The Looking Glass starts out on the high seas with a swashbuckling escape from pirates with Alice (Mia Wasikowska) at the helm.
Hatter Jack Sparrow would be proud. Unfortunately once we go from the real world to Underland, the movie gets significantly less fun and interesting. I’m pretty sure it should be the other way around. Continue reading Review – Alice Through the Looking Glass
At this point, does this movie even need an introduction?
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It’s a scenario that only makes sense in movieland, or perhaps somewhere on Reddit. Two unassuming cousins – portrayed by dynamic comedy duo Key and Peele in their first big screen adventure – find themselves in the middle of a gang’s turf war, all because of a little kitten named Keanu.
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Taking eight special days out of the year and twisting them into terror filled vignettes, Holidays is a horror anthology with an enticing premise.
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You know the story but you’ve never seen The Jungle Book like this.
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A French alternative history steampunk adventure in the style of Tin-Tin by way of Hayao Miyazaki. To some, that list of words I just rambled off is gibberish. If they mean something to you, though, this is probably one animated film you should put on your must-see list.
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According to the reliable source that is Urban Dictionary, the phrase “balls to the wall” comes from the act of pushing a throttle – often in an airplane – as far forward as possible, accelerating quickly to maximum speed. In modern nomenclature it tends to just refer to something being non-stop action to an insane degree. Henceforth it will just mean “like Hardcore Henry.”
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