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Waiting for Anya

I really wasn’t sure what to expect with Waiting for Anya, my wife is a fan of period pieces, but I tend to prefer films set in modern day (with an exception for medieval films). I […]

Knives and Skin
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Knives and Skin

I’ll be the first to admit that this movie was not for me… I like movies with a story and I didn’t really feel that this movie had one. Sure, there was a premise – […]

Cold Brook
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Cold Brook

I love TV and movies… I guess you’d have to expect that given that I run this website. So, when I heard that a movie featured the stars of Prison Break (William Fichtner), Sons of […]

3 Days with Dad
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3 Days with Dad

Before I talk about this film, there’s two points that I want to address. The first is that everywhere I look, this film is tagged as a comedy and, I suppose, that’s a matter of […]

Astronaut
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Astronaut

For many years, Mr. Holland’s Opus was among my favourite films and Richard Dreyfuss was along my favourite actors. So, when the opportunity to see his latest film landed in my mailbox, I was eager […]

Into the Ashes
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Into the Ashes

Imagine a lazy Sunday afternoon in the mid-90s, TV choices at the time were pretty minimal, but you always knew you could find a movie to watch. It may not be the greatest movie and […]

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Ophelia

I’ve always loved William Shakespeare. My bookshelves are filled with copies of his work, analyses of his plays, and a set of his plays in magazines from more than 150 years ago. One of the […]

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Unbreakable

I saw Unbreakable for the first time shortly after its release in 2000. I remember loving the concept of the film and watching it quite a few times. When Split was released in 2016, I did […]

Trading Paint
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Trading Paint

John Travolta’s latest film, Trading Paint, tries to mix dirt track racing with emotion. I’m not sure how many people are fans of both, but I found myself enjoying the film. I grew up a […]

The Public
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The Public

The Outsiders. Repo Man. The Breakfast Club. St. Elmo’s Fire. Stakeout. Young Guns. Young Guns II. Men at Work. The Mighty Ducks. Another Stakeout. D2: The Mighty Ducks. D3: The Mighty Ducks.  For the 80s […]