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Weekly update: The good, the bad and the gory

Greetings, Gothamites! I have had an interesting week in horror with 3/4 of the films I’ve seen being from the horror genre and one western. Not all of them were good, but the main thing is that they were all very different and caused many different reactions.   Movie — Happy Death Day 2U (2019) […]
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The best of 2018

I’d like to restart the tradition of posting my opinion on the best of the movies and TV shows I watched, and books I read in the past year. So I will! None of the items on these lists are required to have been released in 2018, but I had to have watched or read […]
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1922 (2017)

Review by CJ Director: Zak Hilditch Starring: Thomas Jane, Dylan Schmid, Molly Parker Other notable appearances: Kaitlyn Bernard, Brian d’Arcy James Running time: 101 minutes Watch this if you liked: The Mist, Pet Sematary, The Invitation, A Good Marriage   Wilfred James (Jane) is a proud farmer who loves his son (Schmid) but has come […]
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A Guy Thing (2003)

Review by CJ Director: Chris Koch Starring: Jason Lee, Julia Stile, Selma Blair Other notable appearances: James Brolin, Thomas Lennon, Shawn Hatosy, Lochlyn Munro, Diana Scarwid, David Koechner, Julie Hagerty, Jackie Burroughs, Larry Miller Running time: 101 minutes Watch this if you liked: My Best Friend’s Wedding, Heartbreakers, How to Lose a Guy in 10 […]
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The Neighbor (2016)

Review by CJ Director: Marcus Dunstan Starring: Josh Stewart, Alex Essoe, Bill Engvall, Ronnie Gene Blevins, Luke Edwards Other notable appearances: Skipp Sudduth, Melissa Bolona Running time: 87 minutes   John (Stewart) is a former soldier who has been forced into helping his uncle with his drug trafficking operation. When he comes home from a […]
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The Tourist (2010)

Review by CJ Director: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck Starring: Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Paul Bettany, Steven Berkoff Other notable appearances: Timothy Dalton Running time: 103 minutes Watch this if you liked: Atomic Blonde, The Bourne Identity, Mission Impossible   Frank (Depp) is an American mathematics teacher who escapes to Venice after losing his wife. His […]
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Little Evil (2017)

Review by CJ Director: Eli Craig Starring: Adam Scott, Evangeline Lilly, Owen Atlas Other notable appearances: Bridget Everett, Donald Faison, Sally Field, Clancy Brown Running time: 95 minutes Watch this if you liked: Tucker and Dale vs. Evil, What We Do in the Shadows, Shaun of the Dead   Gary (Scott) marries his dream girl […]
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Knock Knock (2015)

Review by CJ Director: Eli Roth Starring: Keanu Reeves, Lorenza Izzo, Ana de Armas, Ignacia Allamand Running time: 99 minutes   Evan (Reeves) is a devoted husband and father. When his family goes on a holiday, he is forced to stay home and work. Evan’s peace, productivity and sanity come grinding to a halt when […]
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Don’t Kill It (2016)

Review by CJ Director: Mike Mendez Starring: Dolph Lundgren, Kristina Klebe Other notable appearances: Tony Bentley Running time: 83 minutes Watch this if you liked: Death Proof, Grindhouse, Planet Terror   A small Mississippi town is plagued by a demon that possesses the person who kills its existing host. Jebediah Woodley (Lundgren) is a demon […]
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Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

Review by CJ Director: Matthew Vaughn Starring: Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Julianne Moore, Colin Firth, Halle Berry, Pedro Pascal Other notable appearances: Edward Holcroft, Hanna Alström, Keith Allen, Michael Gambon, Bruce Greenwood, Channing Tatum, Elton John, Jeff Bridges Running time: 141 minutes Watch this if you liked: Kingsman: The Secret Service, The Nice Guys, The […]
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