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The Bourne Ultimatum

The Bourne Ultimatum starts off strong with an adrenaline pumping score that paces with the action but fizzles out as the film goes on. Its not that the film isn’t satisfying for fans of action films or spy films but it seems to have run its course in the first film.... Read more
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The Simpsons Movie

After years or speculation in the 90s, Matt Groening and company finally surprised audiences with a teaser trailer for The Simpsons Movie in early 2006.  For more, the movie couldn’t come soon enough and July 27 was marked in their calendars as a day of celebration, the day they would finally see... Read more
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No Reservations

Catherine Zeta Jones plays a single perfectionist whose life is cooking.  When her sister dies in a car accident, leaving her young niece in her care, a domino effect forces her to open her life and experience life outside of her tight knit world.  This is the second time that I’ve gone into a fi... Read more
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I Know Who Killed Me

Lindsay Lohan plays a kidnapped and recovered young woman who is the victim of a possible serial killer. When she is found and brought to the hospital her parents rush to meet her. But is it really her or someone else?... Read more
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Hairspray

No one likes a huge effects laden summer blockbuster more than me and while I had heard that “Hairspray” was getting rave reviews, I am always skeptical of musicals, especially one featuring John Travolta in drag.  Luckily, the buzz for this fantastic musical romp was dead on and “Hairspray” is a... Read more
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Sunshine

Our Sun is dying and after a failed mission into space to re-ignite it we have Icarus 2, our last hope to break the solar winter upon our planet.... Read more
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

My expectations going in to Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix were unfairly inflated due to the rumour that the first teaser for the far-off The Dark Knight film was attached.  Unfortunately, the rumour was unfounded as all was directly attached was a trailer for the kid-friendly Vince Va... Read more
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Rescue Dawn

Rescue Dawn is the true story of Dieter Dengler, which some of you may recognize as Herzog’s documentary interest in 1997’s Little Dieter Needs To Fly, the documentary this film is based on.... Read more
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License to Wed

License To Wed brings the laughs but that’s about it.  There comes a point when all films like this end up being generalized by one name; Ben Stiller.... Read more
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Transformers

I think when I look at how disappointed I was with The Transformers film I have to look at direction. Michael Bay is just awful. I mean the guy gets a gigantic budget and makes the same movie over and over again.... Read more
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