Top 10 Worst Movies Of 2017

It’s that wonderful middle of winter time again, where we look to the new year while reflecting on the one that’s about to end. Or in this case, by reflect, I mean take one last look at some of the disasters that entered cinemas in 2017. Here are my top 10 worst movies of the…
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REVIEW: Catchy Songs Don’t Save Rushed Story In ‘Greatest Showman’

I’m not usually a stickler for 100 percent historical accuracy, but even I have to admit that “The Greatest Showman” takes a battle axe to P.T. Barnum’s true story. The film tells the story of how Barnum (Hugh Jackman) went from a poor boy coming from nothing to a well-known showman who creates entertainment via…
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REVIEW: ‘Downsizing’ Misfires Because Of Bland Character, Weak Satire

When some men get to the point of a midlife crisis, they may go out and purchase a nice sports car. Matt Damon’s character in “Downsizing,” meanwhile, gets a procedure to become four inches tall. The title more or less gives a clue as to what the film is about. The picture opens with a…
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Monday Movie Report: Breaking Down ‘Star Wars” Big Weekend

The new “Star Wars” was a force to be reckoned with this weekend at theaters, as it snagged $220 million over the past few days. The monster box office results were enough for “The Last Jedi” to earn the second highest U.S. opening in cinema history. The film’s first weekend trails only its predecessor, “Star…
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REVIEW: Despite Some Good Moments, ‘The Last Jedi’ As A Whole Is Largely Flawed

The honeymoon appears to be over with the new “Star Wars” trilogy, at least from this reviewer’s perspective. The latest film in the saga is “The Last Jedi” and it takes place shortly after the events of “The Force Awakens.” The Resistance, a military branch that was created to defend the peaceful republic government, is…
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