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The Imitation Game

“The Imitation Game” tells the real life story of mathematician Alan Turing and the work he did to break the Nazi enigma code.  The film stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Turing and it is an attempt at a tour de force style performance. It is honestly a very good film, but ...

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Galaxy Quest

You kids out there may not remember a little movie called Galaxy Quest, but in 1999 it was kind of a big deal. The movie stars Tim Allen, bear with me, and Sigourney Weaver. Essentially the movie is about the cast of a long-since-cancelled campy sci-fi show who get wrapped up ...

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The Warriors

Warriors…come out and pllayyyy… The Warriors is a gritty movie from the late 70’s which has a unique style that has never been replicated. The movie is about is a gang from Cooney Island who are wrongly accused of killing the leader of the biggest gang in New York. So, stuck deep ...

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Spotlight

I remember when this case broke, but not many of the details because I was rather young. I just remember that the Catholic church lost the trust of everybody. So it is rather fitting this film is called Spotlight, because it educated them on what actually happened. This film is ...

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Burke & Hare

So I was in between binge-o-ramas on Netflix, looking for something different when I saw the black comedy section. Now, since I love dark comedy, I went for spin down the list. That is when I saw a Simon Pegg movie from 2010 I’d never heard of called Burke & ...

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No Country for Old Men

Over 30 some odd years of filmmaking Joel and Ethan Coen have become the kings of dark comedy. After a stretch of films that did not set the world on fire in the early aughts the duo entered much darker territory with 2007’s “No Country for Old Men.” The centerpiece ...

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