Monthly Archives: October 2013

“The Counselor”

“The Counselor” Release Date: October 25, 2013 “The Counselor” involves a spectacular cast, but they have absolutely nothing to work with. Director Ridley Scott sure has his own unique way of making films, but this time around, he did not … Continue reading

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“Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa”

“Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa” Release Date: October 25, 2013 Johnny Knoxville is up to his old tricks yet again…only this time around he is dressed up as an eighty-six year old grandpa who has to take his grandson, Billy, across … Continue reading

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“Escape Plan”

“Escape Plan” Release Date: October 18, 2013 Ahhh! Good ol’ Sylvester Stallone is back at providing us movie lovers with some high quality entertainment. The only thing you need to worry about when watching “Escape Plan” is to make sure … Continue reading

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“Carrie”

“Carrie” Release Date: October 18, 2013 In a remake (shocking I know) of the 1976 film of the same name, “Carrie” is actually an enjoyable movie to watch. Now, it is nothing great to go into a lot of detail, … Continue reading

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“The Fifth Estate”

“The Fifth Estate” Release Date: October 18, 2013 Starring two very talented actors in Benedict Cumberbatch and Daniel Bruhl, “The Fifth Estate” is a biography/thriller type of a film about Wikileaks, a non-profit journalistic organization that has the ability to … Continue reading

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“Captain Phillips”

“Captain Phillips” Release Date: October 11, 2013 It seems like over the past couple of years Tom Hanks has not been on the big screen all that often. Sure there is “Cloud Atlas” from last year, but you have to … Continue reading

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“Machete Kills”

“Machete Kills” Release Date: October 11, 2013 Following up “Machete,” which was number 19 on my Top 20 list for 2010, I had some high expectations for the sequel. With high expectations for a sequel, usually comes with great disappointment … Continue reading

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