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DOCTOR STRANGE: Brings New Marvel Magic

Few fans of the Marvel cinematic universe know about Doctor Strange.  The character doesn’t have the recognition factor that Thor, Iron Man, and Captain America do.  With the new release of DOCTOR STRANGE, all that will change. Fan favorite SHERLOCK’s Benedict Cumberbatch is the star, aided by co-starring British acting greats like 12 YEARS A …

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Black Mass Vid Review: Criminally Good or Another Depp disaster?

Transcript: There is no disputing Johnny Depp is one of the great actors of his generation, though it feels like his recent films have put that, as well as his choices in choosing roles, into question.  Will Black Mass reaffirm him as the worthiest of global A-listers and save him from the brink of box …

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The Imitation Game: Terrific Film brings Deserved Attention to Turing

Known as the father of theoretical computer science, during WW2 Turing was not someone who fought in the trenches, but he was no less a genuine war hero. Winston Churchill said that Alan Turing made the single biggest contribution to Allied victory in the war against Nazi Germany. Cumberbatch catches his essence perfectly in The Imitation Game...

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August: Osage County – Calling All Masochists

January 9, 2013 Imagine taking about a dozen great musicians, giving them the same song, and asking them to all line up and sing it to an audience at the top of their lungs, at different speeds, each with their own Marshall stack of amplifiers. Now imagine the cinematic interpretation of a play about family …

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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug – Jackson Makes the Middle Movie Marvelous

December 13, 2014 It’s December! That means it’s time again to enter the world of JRR Tolkien as brought to the screen by director Peter Jackson, with all its creatures, magic and the fur-covered feet of an old friend. I speak of course of The Hobbit’s second installment, The Desolation of Smaug, and its reluctant …

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“Star Trek: Into Darkness” ~ Excitement at Warp Factor 10

May 17, 2013 Boy, this is going to be one short review. This movie has more spoilers than the 1967 Enterprise had Tribbles…and in the interest of full disclosure, this is written by the Cinema Siren who owns chairs from the Voyager show, can list the original episodes in order of appearance, has a T-shirt …

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