Monthly Archives: August 2013

“Getaway”

“Getaway” Release Date: August 30, 2013 Unless you are a fan of ridiculously bad dialogue and watching a ton of cars crash in each scene, then stay far away from this flick. While the plot is kind of appealing at … Continue reading

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“Closed Circuit”

“Closed Circuit” Release Date: August 28, 2013 Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall star in this crime drama about two ex-lovers who are on the same defense team for a very high profile case where an alleged terrorist blew up an … Continue reading

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“The World’s End”

“The World’s End” Release Date: August 23, 2013 Combine Simon Pegg and Nick Frost and you just know you are in for one hell of a ride. Like in their previous films, Pegg and Frost do not fail to disappoint. … Continue reading

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“You’re Next”

“You’re Next” Release Date: August 23, 2013 The Davison family is like any typical family in today’s society. Siblings that continue to bicker at one another at every opportunity they can, boyfriends/girlfriends that one member of the family cannot stand … Continue reading

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“Blue Jasmine”

“Blue Jasmine” Release Date: August 23, 2013 Cate Blanchett won an Oscar for Best Actress for her portrayal of Jasmine in this film and she certainly shows off most of her skills at an A+ level. Sally Hawkins also was … Continue reading

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“Paranoia”

“Paranoia” Release Date: August 16, 2013 Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman reunite on the big screen in this film about a young employee who is trying to move up in the world, while also taking care of his father who … Continue reading

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“Lee Daniels’ The Butler

“Lee Daniels’ The Butler” Release Date: August 16, 2013 Forest Whitaker brings his A game in his portrayal of Cecil Gaines, who served as a butler at the White House for eight different presidents. Whitaker’s performance and just being able … Continue reading

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