Zombieland
May27

Zombieland

2009. 88 minutes. Rated R.

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Over the course of the past year, I have apparently referenced Zombieland three separate times in four separate reviews. Why do I like this movie so much? Is it just that close to the zeitgeist bulls-eye? Or do I merely see myself in the survivalist yuppie heroes of this popular comedy?

2009. 88 minutes. Rated R. Over the course of the past year, I have apparently referenced Zombieland three separate times in four separate reviews. Why do I like this movie so much? Is it just that close to the zeitgeist bulls-eye? Or do I merely see myself in the survivalist yuppie heroes of this popular comedy?  Read more... (629 words, 1 image, estimated 2:31 mins reading...

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Robot & Frank
Mar18

Robot & Frank

2012. 89 minutes. Rated PG-13.

Robot & Frank

After you wipe my memory, things can go back to normal and you can continue planning your next job.

2012. 89 minutes. Rated PG-13. After you wipe my memory, things can go back to normal and you can continue planning your next job.  Read more... (646 words, 1 image, estimated 2:35 mins reading...

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Fargo
Feb13

Fargo

1996. 98 minutes. Rated R.
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There’s more to life than a little money, you know. Don’tcha know that? And here ya are, and it’s a beautiful day.

In these icy times, we often seek icy movies. I do, anyway. I can’t speak for the rest of my reviewers, but this is just about the time of year when I like to bust out Fargo.

1996. 98 minutes. Rated R. There’s more to life than a little money, you know. Don’tcha know that? And here ya are, and it’s a beautiful day. In these icy times, we often seek icy movies. I do, anyway. I can’t speak for the rest of my reviewers, but this is just about the time of year when I like to bust out Fargo.  Read more... (560 words, 1 image, estimated 2:14 mins reading...

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Almost Famous
Jan27

Almost Famous

2000. 122 minutes. Rated R.

Almost_Famous

And you can tell Rolling Stone magazine that my last words were… I’m on drugs!

2000. 122 minutes. Rated R. And you can tell Rolling Stone magazine that my last words were… I’m on drugs!  Read more... (562 words, 1 image, estimated 2:15 mins reading...

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Elizabethtown
Nov08

Elizabethtown

2005. 123 minutes. Rated R.

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Can you imagine an entire life wrapped up in a shoe?

OK. First of all, this is NOT a bad movie.

2005. 123 minutes. Rated R. Can you imagine an entire life wrapped up in a shoe? OK. First of all, this is NOT a bad movie.  Read more... (843 words, 1 image, estimated 3:22 mins reading...

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