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reviewed The Master (2012 film). March 24, 2013
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The Master (2012 film)
This was a very different DVD set and it even came with a picture postcard of Phillip Seymour Hoffman in his Lancaster Dodd persona! Joaquin Phoenix plays Freddie a WWII naval vet who appears to have …
reviewed 20 Most Anticipated Movies in 2013. February 13, 2013
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20 Most Anticipated Movies in 2013
Before throwing ourselves into this pit full of film stocks, I would like to mention few movies that I'm very excited to see that unfortunately did not made my top 20. There might be some surprises …
reviewed The Master (2012 film). February 07, 2013
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The Master (2012 film)
   It is not a secret Paul Thomas Anderson has achieved that Kubrick status where everyone is excited for his next release, always expecting something out of the world of ordinary. Some may …
reviewed 'Trouble With The Curve' Starring Cli.... September 24, 2012
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'Trouble With The Curve' Starring Clint Eastwood
Star Rating:         While harmless and well intentioned, Trouble with the Curve tells a story that isn’t worthy of the talent involved – star/producer Clint …
reviewed 'Trouble With The Curve' Starring Cli.... September 21, 2012
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'Trouble With The Curve' Starring Clint Eastwood
By Joan Alperin Schwartz   'Trouble With The Curve' is...a)corny...b)nothing you haven't seen before and c) totally entertaining.      Clint Eastwood …
reviewed The Master (2012 film). September 16, 2012
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The Master (2012 film)
Star Rating:         I would guess that Paul Thomas Anderson’s The Master would be just as intriguing, just as mysterious, and just as unnerving if there had never …
posted a Quick Tip about The Fighter (2010 film). April 28, 2011
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The Fighter
When it comes to sports dramas (especially football and boxing films), it becomes inevitable that the film will be predictable and end in an inspiration albeit bittersweet way. The Fighter, starring Mark …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). April 17, 2011
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The Fighter
“The Fighter” plays like “Rocky” set in the same neighborhood as “Gone Baby Gone;” indeed, Ben Affleck ought to watch this film to understand why his first film was …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). April 16, 2011
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The Fighter
*** out of ****     David O. Russell hasn't made a good film since "Three Kings", which isn't saying too much considering there was only one other film between that one and "The Fighter", …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). March 27, 2011
The Fighter
The Fighter is a bio-pic about two brothers Micky Ward (Mark Wahlberg) and Dicky Eklund (Christian Bale).   Micky is a club fighter who's career is marred by being in a tough weight class, …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). March 23, 2011
The Fighter
Let's just start off by saying I hate sports movies, there I said it.  I didn't cry when at the end of Rudy, I didn't cheer at the end of Rocky and I didn't bother watching Friday …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). March 09, 2011
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The Fighter
It is not too often lately that my wife and I  get a chance to see a movie, so when this came to our local theater we decided to take the night off from school work and just plain work. So, if you …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). February 20, 2011
The Fighter
This was an absolutely wonderful film. I was absolutely floored by it even though I saw it with two people who were less than thrilled to be there. The performances were top-notch and this would be on …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). February 05, 2011
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The Fighter
Mark Wahlberg stars as Micky "Irish" Ward, a young man seemingly going no where in Lowell, MA. but with a dream of becoming the next boxing welterweight champion of the world.    He's …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). January 22, 2011
The Fighter
This was an absolutely wonderful film. I was absolutely floored by it even though I saw it with two people who were less than thrilled to be there. The performances were top-notch and this would be on …
posted a Quick Tip about The Fighter (2010 film). January 21, 2011
The Fighter
While "The Fighter" has an amazing performance by Christian Bale, I found it rather dismal on the whole. Not a BAD movie...it just left me feeling irritated and frustrated at how the family uses Mark …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). January 19, 2011
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The Fighter
Around the end of the year one of the things that typically happens is you get a lot of good... but boring movies.  The end of 2010 wasn't like this really.  Most of the movies driving for …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). January 12, 2011
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The Fighter
Recently it seems like a lot of movies are moving Northeast. The cities here seem to have split personalities from hoity-toity, ivy league elitism to gritty drug filled cesspools. Seeing this movie in …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). January 08, 2011
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The Fighter
   This biopic is not only a film about boxing but also an in-depth description of a suburban family. As the title says, the story is developed around Micky Ward's (Mark Wahlberg) professional …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). January 01, 2011
The Fighter
THE FIGHTER may be based on a true story, but that doesn't mean that much of the skeleton of its plot doesn't feel like a rehash of Hollywood clich├ęs. Struggling blue-collar guy from a dysfunctional family …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). January 01, 2011
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The Fighter
I enjoyed watching the Fighter starring Mark Wahlberg.  The actors inhabit the characters they play on screen.   I forgot I was watching two actors, and I was immediately …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). December 19, 2010
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The Fighter
As is the case with many inspirational sports movies, “The Fighter” uses physical competition as a metaphor for emotional competition. It’s based on the true story of Lowell, Massachusetts …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). December 18, 2010
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The Fighter
   Sports dramas that channel an inspiring ‘underdog’ story. It is pretty cliché nowadays in the halls of filmmaking. Well, director David O. Russell’s “The Fighter” …
reviewed The Fighter (2010 film). December 10, 2010
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The Fighter
THE FIGHTER   Written by Eric Johnson, Scott Silver and Paul Tamasy   Directed by David O. Russell   Starring Mark Wahlberg, Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Melissa Leo   …
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