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Bamboozled (2000)

**The following film deals with controversial subject matter and features racial imagery. Discretion is advised** Satire in the modern era is hard to pull off. It takes careful perspective to break down and examine certain topics in both a thought provoking and entertaining manner. BAMBOOZLED (2000), Spike Lee’s satire on the depiction of black culture…

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“Great Scott!” Here’s Something “Heavy!”

Jules Verne’s reveries pioneered scientific innovations; a couple of examples are: a space rocket and a submarine. Vern, credited as a father to the science fiction genre emblazoned the spirits of inventors. Verne challenged us to evolve our existential lust for adventure. Today’s equivalent of Jules Verne, well their not exactly authors but rather screenwriters.…

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Penny for the Guy (2015)

On average, how many homeless people do we walk past in a week? 1? 5? 10? Hundreds for a large city? Does it ever occur to us when we walk past one that they are there for a reason? Worcestershire based production group, Big Frog Films, have created a short horror masterpiece following the life…

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Steve Jobs (2015) Trailer Review

By now, everybody knows who Steve Jobs is…or at least owns at least one of his products. If you don’t know, well he is only the guy that created that Macbook that you’re using to transfer music onto your ipod or iphone, all while using your ipad to watch a movie…oh and the new watch…

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Inside Man (2006)

INSIDE MAN (2006) is Spike Lee’s first foray into the mainstream Hollywood action realm, and despite a few bumps here and there, it makes for a fun, entertaining watch. The film opens with criminal Dalton Russel (Clive Owen) talking directly to the audience about his goals for the “perfect bank robbery.” In a very clear,…

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Testament of Youth (2014)

All over the world, many times during our history, men and most recently women have been sent off to war. They sacrifice their lives to protect the country they hail from so very bravely. As much as I salute these courageous souls, I sometimes think that history has forgotten about the unselfish women that rushed…

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Rocky spin-off film trailer released

As the trailer hits the internet, people get a first look at the upcoming boxing film ‘Creed,” starring Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan. From Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Warner Bros. Pictures and New Line Cinema tells of a new chapter from the Rocky story. Son of Apollo Creed, Adonis Johnson seeks the help of Rocky to…