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April 24, 2014 – 7:45 am |

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Review: Under the Skin – Alien avant-garde

April 18, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Under the Skin

Would you die to see Scarlett Johansson “bare it all”? Apparently most men in Scotland say, “Yes”, to that prospect; at least according to Under the Skin…

Review: Transcendence – Silly sentience cinema

April 18, 2014 – 7:40 am |

Transcendence, desperately tries to be a smart sci-fi story about the dangers of technology mixed with artificial intelligence; but ‘intelligent’ it is not.

Review: The Unknown Known – Weapon of mass deception

April 11, 2014 – 7:30 am |
The Unknown Known

The language of politics can be fascinating, and in that world of carefully chosen words and deceptive speech, Donald Rumsfeld is one of the best there is…

Review: Oculus – Not the fairest of them all

April 11, 2014 – 7:10 am |

An antique mirror is a portal to a dimension of demons and the deceased in Oculus, a new horror film that starts as an original and inventive psychological…

Phoenix Film Festival 2014: Sunday’s fun day of films

April 7, 2014 – 12:00 pm |
Phoenix Film Festival 2014

Sunday was a fun day of indie films and geeky goodness at the 2014 Phoenix Film Festival and International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival…

Review: Captain America: The Winter Soldier – Buckle up

April 4, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Captain America: The Winter Soldier is one of the best action-adventure films ever made and is the best time I’ve had at the movies since The Avengers…

Video Review: Knights of Badassdom – Doesn’t completely succubus

April 1, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Knights of Badassdom

This is a small film with a lot of heart, a mash-up of old school horror, heavy metal, comedy and Dungeons and Dragons role-playing…

Review: Sabotage – Schwarzenegger’s back to B-movie banality

March 28, 2014 – 7:45 am |

Early on in Sabotage, you get a close-up look at a toilet overflowing with disgusting fecal matter, which it turns out is very symbolic of the entire film…

Review: Enemy – It came from Canada

March 21, 2014 – 7:48 am |

Enemy is hard to describe and the studio’s ambiguous summary of the picture doesn’t even begin to describe how strange it is.

Review: Bad Words – Despicable Bee

March 21, 2014 – 7:45 am |
Bad Words

in Bad Words, Jason Bateman plays one of the most reprehensible and mean-spirited characters ever put on film.