Monthly Archives: January 2014

“That Awkward Moment”

“That Awkward Moment” Release Date: January 31, 2014 Zac Efron in yet another romantic movie…say it is not so! Never fear though, because of the rom coms that I have seen, this one is not that bad of a film. … Continue reading

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“I, Frankenstein”

“I, Frankenstein” Release Date: January 24, 2014 In a somewhat modern version of one of the greatest tales ever told, we witness Frankenstein’s creature in a way that we have never seen him before. Whose side will Frankenstein choose when … Continue reading

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“Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit”

“Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit” Release Date: January 17, 2014 The Jack Ryan saga continues, although there is nothing really exciting about the latest installment. The plot has been done over and over before, but with the cast of Chris Pine, … Continue reading

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Devil’s Due

“Devil’s Due” Release Date: January 17, 2014 Newlyweds Zach and Samantha McCall are having the time of their life on their honeymoon. When they return home, strange occurrences begin to happen when Samantha realizes that she has become pregnant. Luckily … Continue reading

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“Ride Along”

“Ride Along” Release Date: January 17, 2014 Yet another Kevin Hart film this not worth watching. If not for Ice Cube, no one would even remember this movie. Na, Kevin Hart had his moments, but overall this movie is not … Continue reading

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“The Nut Job”

“The Nut Job” Release Date: January 17, 2014 This animated film with a very recognizable voice cast is pretty subpar. One positive note about “The Nut Job” is that the runtime is only 85 minutes. Writers tried too hard to … Continue reading

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“Lone Survivor”

“Lone Survivor” Release Date: January 10, 2014 Marcus Luttrell and his team of brothers are deployed on a capture or kill mission over in Afghanistan and their main target is the Taliban leader known as Ahmad Shah. Based on actual … Continue reading

Posted in 5 Stars, Action, Biography, Drama, War | Leave a comment

The Legend of Hercules

“The Legend of Hercules” Release Date: January 10, 2014 Hercules, everyone knows his story and yet, Hollywood wants us to learn about him some more this year. I have not seen Dwayne Johnson’s “Hercules” yet, but from the rumors, this … Continue reading

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“Inside Llewyn Davis”

“Inside Llewyn Davis” Release Date: January 10, 2014 Simply put one of the worst movies I have ever seen. If I wanted to hear the dialogue to this film, which is someone swearing every other word, I would go to … Continue reading

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“Paranormal Activities: The Marked Ones”

“Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones” Release Date: January 3, 2014 The best film in the “Paranormal Activity” franchise and yet, this film still disappoints just like the first million paranormal films. At least there is more action throughout this story … Continue reading

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