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CJ

A pop culture devotee who is happiest watching any incarnation of Star Trek, reading Stephen King or Joe Hill novels, viewing great movies [primarily from the action, horror, adventure or science fiction genres], or flipping through a DC comic.

Dream jobs would include: Starfleet Captain, joining the Green Lantern Corps, Pokémon Master, Disney Princess or plumber for the Mushroom Kingdom.

Grown Ups 2 (2013)

Review by CJ Director: Dennis Dugan Starring: Adam Sandler, David Spade, Chris Rock, Kevin James, Salma Hayek Other notable appearances: Steve Buscemi, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Andy Samberg, Jon Lovitz, Shaquille O’Neal, Milo Ventimiglia and, if you’re into that sort of thing, Taylor Lautner Running time: 101 minutes […]

Sharknado (2013)

Review by CJ Director: Anthony C. Ferrante Starring: Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, John Heard, Cassie Scerbo, Jaason Simmons, Chuck Hittinger, Aubrey Peeples Other notable appearances: Giant, shark-filled tornadoes Running time: 86 minutes Watch this if you liked: Sharktopus (2010), Dinoshark (2010), Shark Night (2011)   A hurricane has […]

We’re the Millers (2013)

Review by CJ Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber Starring: Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts, Will Poulter Other notable appearances: Ed Helms Running time: 110 minutes Watch this if you liked: The Hangover (2009), Horrible Bosses (2011), The Change-Up (2011)   David Clark (Sudeikis) is a small time drug […]

The World’s End (2013)

Director: Edgar Wright Starring: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Rosamund Pike, Martin Freeman, Paddy Considine, Eddie Marsan Other notable appearances: Pierce Brosnan, Bill Nighy Running time: 109 minutes Watch this if you liked: Shaun of the Dead (2004), Hot Fuzz (2007), Paul (2011)   Since high school ended, Gary […]