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Jodorowsky's Dune

When a visionary genius tries to make a mind-blowing movie about a popular young man who is fond of spice and worms, he is thwarted by a bunch of accountants. 11 more words

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Snowpiercer - Film Review

When several angry passengers in third class get tired of the food, Captain America tries to upgrade them to first class, but Ed Harris sends Tilda Swinton, an army of axe-wielding henchmen and one unlucky fish to stop them while a post-apocalyptic ice age rages outside. 22 more words

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True Detective

In a land of deep darkness, two bickering boy scouts compete for the honour badge while chasing an abstract taxidermist who leaves behind a trail of unpopular sculptures with evocative music playing in the background. 15 more words

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Mr. Peabody & Sherman (Danny Elfman)

One of the better-remembered segments from Jay Ward’s Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends, the time-hopping and pun-laden adventures of the world’s smartest dog and his adopten son have remained lodged firmly in the American popular consciousness for over 40 years to the extent of even having the monicker of their Wayback Machine borrowed by the Internet Archive. 575 more words

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Soul Boys of the Western World - Film Review

Following the mysterious disappearance of several curtains, five friends drape themselves in fabric, get asymmetrical haircuts, see their future written on a bathroom wall and embark on a musical odyssey of fashion faux pas and hit songs spanning nearly two decades. 38 more words

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Confession (Ryan Shore)

Confession was a 2005 project about murder and coverups at a prestigious all-male Catholic prep school that wasn’t able to secure theatrical distribution, winding up instead as a direct-to-video offering. 517 more words

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Tuesday Reviews-day: Bridge to Terabithia (novel and film)

by Sabrina C. Zertuche

This past week, my family endured the loss of a great-aunt. She lived a good live and fought through many health issues. 1,248 more words

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