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June 2014

‘The Sacrament’ is Jonestown for a New Generation

The entire first half of this film feels frivolous and unimportant. That is, until Gene Jones shows up.


Cruise Controlled: ‘Edge of Tomorrow’

With its Groundhog Day like set-up and popcorn movie payoff, Edge of Tomorrow is a terrific entertainment. It's funny and inventive, energetic and exciting.


Bigfoot? or No Big Deal? ‘Willow Creek’

One of the best things about Willow Creek is that it represents someone's unwavering vision, and in today's commodity oriented movie marketplace, that's unusual indeed.


The 10 Best Found Footage Films (Version 2)

It's been about four years since we offered up a look at the best examples of the found footage film. With a few additions, our feelings remain the same.


The ‘Super’ Superstar Syndrome

There are very few "super" superstars on the planet. Considering the cost, career wise, being a journeyman seems to have far more perks.


May 2014

‘Maleficent’ Gets Mangled in the Reimagining

It's manufactured magic, the kind that Disney used to conjure up without breaking an aesthetic sweat.


James McAvoy’s Performance Fuels ‘Filth’s’ Fury

Without him, a movie like Filth would fail to find any real value whatsoever. With him, it carries on past the problems to be a somewhat worthwhile experience.


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