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reviewed Elmore Leonard. September 01, 2013
Elmore Leonard
Consider James Joyce's classic book Finnegan's Wake for a second. There's a book that continues to get every form of accolade, kudos, and dosh by an elitist literati for…. Let's see, shall we, according …
reviewed The Place Beyond the Pines (2013 film). August 12, 2013
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The Place Beyond the Pines (2013 film)
One time I was asked why there were times that I would like a movie with such a simple story and yet I would enjoy it more than a movie that tries to be a little more surprising. I guess it is because …
reviewed Castle (TV show). July 25, 2013
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Castle opener
I could launch into a wild explanation of Castle, and tell you all the many, many things that are wonderful about it. Let's face it, though; anyone being honest will tell you they're only watching Castle …
reviewed New World (Korean film). July 18, 2013
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New World
   I have a long love affair with gangster pictures that stretches back a few decades.  American cinema enthusiasts may think differently, but, for me, there’s no better traditional …
posted a Quick Tip about Broken City (2013 film). May 05, 2013
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Broken City (2013 film)
Watched this on the plane. Other than the big stars, nothing that thrilling, really....
reviewed Broken City (2013 film). January 20, 2013
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Broken City (2013 film)
“Broken City” has a powerhouse cast. Russell Crowe (A Beautiful Mind), Mark Wahlberg (The Fighter) and Catherine Zeta-Jones (Mask of Zorro) have all been either won an Oscar or nominated for …
reviewed Gangster Squad (2013 film). January 13, 2013
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Gangster Squad
Gangster Squad is just the kind of movie you need every once in a while.  A true turn you're brain off experience.  It won't insult you're intelligence and it won't insult you …
posted a Quick Tip about Gangster Squad (2013 film). January 13, 2013
Gangster Squad
Average period LA Gangster piece about cops forming a vigellante squad to stop the newest head on the crime block. Nothing special at all, but not a waste of time either, just don't expect any surprises …
reviewed Gangster Squad (2013 film). January 12, 2013
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Gangster Squad
In light of the Colorado theater shootings last year, director Ruben Fleischer’s “Gangster Squad” was delayed for almost 5 months with its release. This was because the filmmakers wanted …
reviewed Killing Them Softly (2012 film). December 03, 2012
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Killing Them Softly (2012 film)
By Joan Alperin Schwartz   'Killing Them Softly' is a quirky, black comedy about angst ridden hit men dealing with the economic meltdown of 2008.          & …
reviewed Killing Them Softly (2012 film). December 01, 2012
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Killing Them Softly (2012 film)
Sometimes, sometimes, life is just hard for everyone. Even gangsters and hitmen are having a tough time during this bleak economic times. If you are struggling and trying to find work, even the bad guys …
reviewed Criminal Minds. September 15, 2012
Criminal Minds
I LOVE this show! My FAVORITE TV crime show by far! It is VERY well thought-out, The Behavioral Analysis Unit focuses on the Un-Sub, (Unknown Subject) to locate and capture them. Focus is on the crime …
reviewed The Stool Pigeon. June 21, 2012
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The Stool Pigeon
Director Dante Lam’s filmmaking resume is more or less a hit or miss for me. I liked “Beast Stalker” but it wasn’t enough for me to take the plunge with “Fire of Conscience”. …
reviewed Drive (2011 film). March 15, 2012
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Drive (2011 film)
**** out of ****    A lone, unnamed driver (Ryan Gosling) takes a nightly stroll through Los Angeles; with the illuminating city lights making way for the path that is the road. The …
reviewed Contraband. January 19, 2012
Contraband
I just saw Contraband on Friday. When a movie poster shows Mark Wahlberg with a gun, lifting his shirt, exposing his stomach with dollar bills stuffed in the top of his pants you have to know what to …
reviewed Contraband. January 14, 2012
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Contraband
Star Rating:         Reykjavik-Rotterdam was a 2009 Icelandic crime thriller that never received a wide release in the U.S., apart from a few screenings at film festivals. …
reviewed Contraband. January 14, 2012
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Contraband
I cannot believe sometimes how often movie remakes get made; I admit that some remakes have gotten better, and some have even surpassed the quality of the original. I wasn’t exactly expecting much …
reviewed Contraband. January 12, 2012
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Contraband
A former thief must commit one last job in order to look after and protect his family, coming out this week Mark Wahlberg stars in The Italian Job. Wait no, that knock off came out in 2003 and was …
posted a Quick Tip about Dexter Season 1. November 08, 2011
Dexter Season 1
Flawless adaptation to a deeply flawed book series.
reviewed Drive (2011 film). October 19, 2011
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Drive (2011 film)
  Drive is a “love-it-or-hate-it” kind of movie, fortunately though I love it enough for several theaters full of those that full into the latter category. It’s admittedly mismarketed, …
reviewed Drive (2011 film). September 23, 2011
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Drive (2011 film)
   After you'll finish watching Drive you'll know you just watched something special, something rarely seen on the big screen. Drive takes all the classic elements of passionate filmmaking …
reviewed Drive (2011 film). September 19, 2011
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Drive (2011 film)
Honestly, I wasn’t really expecting much when I went to see “Drive” but I knew for certain that it was one of those art house movies that critics usually like. At first impression, I …
reviewed Drive (2011 film). September 17, 2011
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Drive (2011 film)
DRIVE Written by Hossein Amini Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn Starring Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Christina Hendricks and Albert Brooks   Irene: What do you do? Driver: …
reviewed Drive (2011 film). September 17, 2011
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Drive (2011 film)
Star Rating:         In Drive, Ryan Gosling plays a man who isn’t given a proper name. He’s known only as Driver. It’s a fitting description, given the …
reviewed Drive (2011 film). September 15, 2011
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Drive (2011 film)
Ryan Gosling is capable of almost anything, and has left little doubt that he is one of the brightest stars in Hollywood. He has can play the heartthrob and romantic like in TheNotebook, he can be a heart …
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