REVIEW: ‘Independence Day’ Sequel Doesn’t Capture First Film’s Magic

Talk about jumping the shark. “Resurgence,” the follow-up to the 1996 mega-blockbuster, takes place 20 years after the events of the first film. By reverse-engineering alien technology, the human race has created new defensive machinery and the nations of the world have united to defend against another attack. The story picks up around the time…
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Top 10 Favorite Alien Visit Movies

Aliens have visited Earth for a number of different reasons in movies. Sometimes for war, other times for exploration and in a few moments they are just creatures that have come down to the blue planet. In this list, I’ll share my favorite movies where aliens visit Earth, regardless of their intent and whatever the…
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Monday Movie Report: ‘Star Trek’ Actor Dies, Pixar’s ‘Dory’ Sets Record

Anton Yelchin, an actor well known for playing Chekov in the rebooted “Star Trek” films, died Sunday. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Yelchin, 27, was killed in a car accident at 1:10 a.m. at his home in Los Angeles. Paramount Pictures, the “Star Trek” film studio, released a statement saying “All of us at Paramount…
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REVIEW: ‘Central Intelligence’ Starts Strong But Loses Energy As It Goes On

It’s another team up movie for Kevin Hart and this time around he’s joined by one of the biggest action stars in Hollywood. In “Central Intelligence,” Hart plays a man who was once the most popular and active kid in high school, but is now stuck at a rather dead-end job as an accountant. His…
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REVIEW: While Not As Good As Original, ‘Finding Dory’ Is Still Fun For The Family

Per usual, Pixar knows how to pull an audiences heartstrings. In “Finding Dory,” though, that’s not fully enough. The latest film from the animation studio picks up a year after the first film left off. Marlin (Albert Brooks), Nemo (Hayden Rolence) and Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) all live along the familiar coral reef and despite Dory’s…
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