Avengers: Infinity War

2018 Marvel Studios/Walt Disney Studios Produced by Kevin Feige Directed by Anthony & Joe Russo Screenplay by Christopher Markus/Stephen McFeely Based on “The Avengers” by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby After ten years and nineteen movies, this is the payoff. And what a payoff it is. Ten years ago, if you had told me I […]

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Star Trek Beyond

2016 Paramount Pictures/Skydance Media/Alibaba Pictures/Bad Robot Productions Directed by Justin Lin Produced by J.J. Abrams/Roberto Orci Written by Simon Pegg/Doug Jung Based on “Star Trek” created by Gene Roddenberry They say that the third time’s the charm and in the case of STAR TREK BEYOND I’d have to say that’s a fact. Not that the first […]

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Guardians of The Galaxy

2014 Marvel Studios Directed by James Gunn Produced by Kevin Feige Screenplay by James Gunn and Nicole Perlman Based on “Guardians of The Galaxy” by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning I’m just going to come out and say it straight and plain so you’ll know exactly where I’m going with this review and if you […]

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Star Trek Into Darkness

2013 Paramount Pictures Directed by J.J. Abrams Produced by Bryan Burk, Damon Lindelof, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci Written by Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman and Damon Lindelof Based on “STAR TREK” created by Gene Roddenberry It was in the theaters 30 years ago and there have been ten Star Trek movies that came after it […]

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Star Trek

2009 Paramount Pictures Directed by J.J. Abrams Produced by J.J. Abrams and Damon Lindelof Written Robert Orci and Alex Kurtzman Based on “Star Trek” created by Gene Roddenberry For those of you who don’t know, I’ve been a fan of Star Trek ever since I can remember. It was a nightly ritual for me that […]

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Colombiana

2011 TriStar Pictures Directed by Olivier Megaton Produced by Luc Besson Screenplay by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen It occurred to me about forty-five minutes into COLOMBIANA that when it came to casting, Luc Besson might conceivably have said to the casting director; “just find me the skinniest actress you can, doesn’t matter who […]

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Avatar

2009 20th Century Fox/Lightstorm Entertainment Written and Directed by James Cameron Produced by James Cameron and Jon Landau I have to be honest and confess that I’m biased when it comes to James Cameron because he hasn’t yet made a movie I haven’t liked.  Which compared to a lot of other filmmakers isn’t a lot.  […]

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