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11:22 am on Wednesday December 21, 2011

Movie Review: Sherlock Holmes: Game of Shadows

It really is all there in the books. Or at least the parts about Sherlock Holmes. Many have dismissed the latest rendition of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s eminent detective as a poorly reimaged action hero using the name to sell tickets to the latest...
10:07 am on Tuesday November 15, 2011

Movie Review: Immortals

Immortals Gods, heroes, oracles, villains and a magical bow straight out of Saturday morning cartoons. Draped in allusions to the 2006 masterpiece of stylized Greek heroism, 300, Immortals had all the aspirations of an exciting mythic adventure....
9:44 am on Tuesday November 8, 2011

Movie Review: Tower Heist

Heist movies are one of my favorite genres, and a good comedy heist movie is a rare beast. One hasn’t been seen in theaters for longer than I can remember. Tower Heist does not change that. Admittedly, Tower Heist isn’t that bad of a movie. It has...