New Year’s Eve

After the late Gary Marshall’s “Valentine’s Day” came out in 2010 earning negative reception and made money at the box office, two similar films involving an ensemble cast set in a titular holiday titled, “New Year’s Eve” & “Mother’s Day” completed a trilogy or as I call it “The Holiday Trilogy.” Has nothing to do […]

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Batman Returns

After Tim Burton’s “Batman” was released in 1989 becoming the highest grossing film of the year, a sequel titled, “Batman Returns” was in the works with Michael Keaton reprising his role as Batman & Tim Burton back in the director’s chair. Batman Returns was released in 1992. (same year Bruce Timm’s Batman: The Animated Series […]

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Ant-Man & The Wasp

Set after the events of the first Ant-Man movie and Captain America: Civil War, Hank Pym’s protégé Scott Pym is under house arrest due to his actions on helping Captain America battling Iron Man over a superhero registration act resulting in collateral damage and civilian casualties from the destruction of The Avengers’ epic fights against […]

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The Wizard Of Lies

In the late 2000’s during The Great Recession, businessman/founder of the Wall Street firm, Bernie Madoff was arrested for organizing the largest Ponzi Scheme worth $64 billion dollars. Perhaps the biggest fraudulent scheme in criminal history. In 2015, HBO wanted to develop a television film about Madoff’s Ponzi Scheme that led him to his downfall. […]

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Scarface

1983 had a lot of notable films including “Return Of The Jedi,” “National Lampoon’s Vacation,” “The Outsiders,” “Sudden Impact,” Risky Business,” “The Dead Zone” etc. One film that came out in December, is none other than “Scarface.” The movie made enough revenue at the box office, however at the time of its release, it received […]

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Flashback Review: I Am Sam

It must be hard to win an Oscar for a memorable performance. If you’ve heard of the term “Oscar Bait,” it means something like a serious drama attempting to replicate a struggle including family dilemmas, drug addiction, abandonment, diseases, etc. One film in particular attempted to nab an easy win as an excuse to hire that […]

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