Posts Tagged ‘nick rogers’
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MOVIE REVIEWS
 
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Class of 1994: “Reality Bites”

Formless and fuzzy, "Reality Bites" is a film whose legacy as an encapsulation of an ethos and an era has little to do with the film itself.
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Class of 1994: “The Hudsucker Proxy”

Few Coen Brothers films spike the vein of pure pleasure so easily — an irresistible romance, unpredictably riotous comedy & heartfelt hosanna to the common man.

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The Legend of Hercules

"300" is one of many films this badly wants to be. Move the decimal point three places to the left, and that's about the percentage of good stuff here.
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Lone Survivor

Peter Berg's appropriately harrowing, horrifying and humbling war film only goes Hollywood after running an unshakably exhausting gauntlet of authenticity.

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Paranormal Activity: The Marked Ones

For all of the momentum and promise it shows in the early going, "The Marked Ones" more or less ends up marking time for this franchise's moronic mythology.
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Class of 1983: “Scarface”

A dishonest character choice sets "Scarface" back, but it's still a bleakly funny, compulsively watchable template for the criminal deconstruction of the American Dream.

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Nick’s Top 25, Worst 5 and Beyond of 2013

Nick picks the best, worst and beyond from 2013's cinematic cornucopia.
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Saving Mr. Banks

This look at the making of "Mary Poppins" is the charming confection you expect it might be, but here, spoonfuls of salt make the medicine go down.