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The Amazing Spider-Man 2
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Posted  May 2, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

The Spider-Man saga continues in this latest installment directed by Marc Webb. Webb, known best for his direction in the indie hit (500) Days of Summer, applies his skillful knack for developing relationships within a superhero setting. From that perspective ...

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Transcendence
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Transcendence

Posted  April 18, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

After years of visual work for director Christopher Nolan, Wally Pfister decided the time is right to make his directorial debut. His work as Nolan’s Director of Photography has resulted in some stunning visuals in some of the past ...

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Bad Words
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Bad Words

Posted  April 1, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

Jason Bateman, the actor known best for his role as Michael Bluth in the hilariously funny Arrested Development, takes the director’s chair for Bad Words. Bad Words (written by newcomer Andrew Dodge) is a dark comedy that could use ...

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Noah
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Noah

Posted  March 30, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

Darren Aronofsky, the renowned director whose specialty is exploring the moral conflict and anguish within individuals, explores that aspect again. This time around, Aronofsky has chosen to showcase this using one of the world’s most well-known biblical stories as ...

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Divergent
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Divergent

Posted  March 26, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

As is the true nature of Hollywood, films that originate from the star-studded city are typically copies of each other. A popular genre is introduced by one studio and if it does well then other studios follow suit with something ...

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Need For Speed
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Need For Speed

Posted  March 19, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

In recent cinema, particularly when it comes to action films involving cars, there are two sides. There is the Fast and the Furious film series, a group of movies which focuses almost exclusively on what’s taking place on the ...

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86th Academy Awards Predictions
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86th Academy Awards Predictions

Posted  Feb. 26, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

The Oscars this year look to be highly contested since there are multiple favorites to win in each category. We’ll break down a couple of the major awards and make some predictions as to who could-should-would win.

 

 

Best Picture ...

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3 Days to Kill
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3 Days to Kill

Posted  Feb. 21, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

Thanks to the success of older actors (namely Liam Neeson) making successful attempts at action, Hollywood used that template to help resurrect the careers of some other veterans (Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger), add a new spin to the adult action ...

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The Monuments Men
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The Monuments Men

Posted  Feb. 6, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

With The Monuments Men George Clooney goes behind the lens once again to showcase one of World War II’s lesser known stories. In his first directorial effort since 2011’s The Ides of March the Hollywood superstar decided to ...

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Inside Llewyn Davis
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Inside Llewyn Davis

Posted  Jan. 10, 2014  by  Justin-Velasquez

With Inside Llewyn Davis, this is not the first time that the Coen brothers have explored music in their films. Their hit feature, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, was made with folk music in mind - specifically bluegrass. The music was ...

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