REVIEW: ‘IT’ Is A Horror Movie That Has Heart, But Still Provides Chills

The simple verdict? Go see “It.” “It” is a film based on the 1986 horror book of the same name written by Stephen King and revolves around seven kids who live in Maine. Bill (Jaeden Lieberher), Ben (Jeremy Taylor), Beverly (Sophia Lillis), Richie (Finn Wolfhard), Mike (Chosen Jacobs) Eddie (Jack Grazer) and Stanley (Wyatt Oleff)…
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2017 ATMR Summer Movie Awards

While every year produces an awards season, there are summer movies that happen to go overlooked during that time period. So, I’ve taken it upon myself over the last few years to give credit to what the summer cinema has to offer. Best Movie War for the Planet of the Apes The recent “Planet for the…
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REVIEW: ‘Wind River’ Works As Crime Drama And An Emotional Character Piece

Taylor Sheridan, who wrote two the great “Sicario” in 2015 and the superb “Hell or High Water” last year, returned to write a third movie and this time he directed, too. The film is “Wind River” and the name is based on the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming, where the picture takes place. The…
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REVIEW: ‘Leap!’ Held Back By Formulaic Story, Weak Characters

I consider myself quite a bit of an animation fan, so I was fairly disappointed with the recently released “Leap!” The film focuses on a young orphan girl named Felicie (Elle Fanning), who’s attempting to achieve her dream of being a famous ballet dancer in Paris. With the help of her best friend Victor (Dane…
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Monday Movie Report: Horror Genre Icon Tobe Hooper Dies At 74

An icon of the horror movie genre passed away this weekend. Tobe Hooper, who directed the 1974 film titled “The Texas Chainsaw Massacre,” died Saturday at the age of 74 in California. According to Variety, his notable film was shot for less than $300,000 and ended up becoming one of the most profitable independent pictures…
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