Posts Tagged ‘nick rogers’
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MOVIE REVIEWS
 
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Class of 1984: “The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension”

"Buckaroo" endures because it's impossible for something so bizarre to not be somewhat interesting.
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Class of 1994: “The Shadow”

Despite episodic fits and starts of nostalgic glee, "The Shadow" is a temperamental trinket without the temerity to truly explore its hero's dark side.

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Class of 1994: “Fear of a Black Hat”

This mockumentary spoof lampoons gangster-rap luminaries but more furiously lambastes those who embraced the genre to pursue a bank account, not a battle cry.
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Class of 1984: “Stop Making Sense”

Accessible and arty (like Talking Heads itself), Jonathan Demme's concert film comes vibrantly alive as a story of artistic expression at its most incandescent.

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier

With aggression more akin to Christopher Nolan's Batman films than Marvel's pop spectacle, this sequel tests Cap's mettle & metal in mighty, entertaining ways.
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Summer Movie Preview 2014

Christopher Lloyd and his special guests talk about summer movies, and why the season seems to start earlier every year.

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Sabotage

A cacophonous, purposeless mishmash of mayhem and murder whose stink nestles in the nostrils while asking far too much of Arnold Schwarzenegger.
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Class of 1994: “The Chase” / “Terminal Velocity”

In an alternate universe somewhere, the real Charlie Sheen is still making ridiculously entertaining action movies ... and earning the credit he deserves.