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#SpoilerFreeReview: “Deadpool 2” – not just dialed to 11, but dialed to DEADPOOL 11

Nutshell: Dopinder and the gang are back for more fourth-wall breaking hijinks, and I couldn’t be happier. Not because the story is good (it is) or that the actors are more than down to clown (they are), but because 2 … Continue reading

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TrailerWatch: “Pacific Rim: Uprising”

“Cadets?  You better gear up.” I think I might dig this sequel, even though Idris Elba is nowhere to be seen. Why?  Because this feels like a mix of mystery (who let the Kaiju back into our world?) and Top … Continue reading

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Baltimore Screening Pass-palooza – Ouija: Origins of Evil!

Spoooooky!  And even Spoooopy!  Welcome to Fall y’all!  And you know it’s my favorite time of year.  Getting ready for my usual 31 in 31, dragging out the fake cobwebs, clearing out the real cobwebs…what a lovely time.  And to … Continue reading

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It’s official: “Wreck-It Ralph” gets a sequel

Wreck-It Ralph was one of those films I didn’t think I’d like so I skipped it at the multiplex. Then I caught it on cable and loved it. LOVED it. So when I got the 411 that there’s a sequel … Continue reading

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X-Men: Apocalypse

Nutshell: strong start, strong finish, but a wobbly middle shored up by character shout outs for longtime fans, and a few fun surprises. Casual viewers may enjoy the mind-blowing FX, but fans will wish for more than a tip of … Continue reading

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“Creed” a worthy successor to “Rocky”

Nutshell: Director Ryan Coogler delivers a TKO of a film, one that celebrates what’s come before while bringing the Rocky/Creed story into the present.  Michael B. Jordan is a powerhouse in more ways than one.  Grade: A- “That bell don’t … Continue reading

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“Prometheus” sequel is “Alien: Covenant” – and it’s part of a trilogy

Okay facehugger fans – remember when we all speculated that Prometheus was a prequel to the Alien franchise?  And how they all said NOOOO, it’s shiny and new and different? Well.  It’s now official; the Prometheus storyline is a part … Continue reading

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