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The Big Sick

July 16, 2017

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The Big Sick – I almost didn’t see this because of the name. So glad I did, one of the best movies I’ve seen all year. It’s different and so funny and so cool. Kumail (Kumail Nanjiani) is a Pakistani Muslim although he never prays, and he’s a stand up comedian. His parents (Anupam Kher […]

Spider-Man: Homecoming

July 9, 2017

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Spiderman: Homecoming – Peter Parker (Tom Holland) anxiously awaits a call for a big mission as Spiderman after completing his apprenticeship with Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.). Stark expects him to practice with easier neighborhood stuff so he entertains people by swinging through the air and tightrope walking, and giving directions. Best friend Ned (jacob […]

Baby Driver

July 3, 2017

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Baby Driver – For unspecified reasons, Baby “B A B Y” (Ansel Elgort) is forced to drive the getaway car for a crime boss known as Doc (Kevin Spacey) whenever he sends a gang to rob a bank. With earbuds always in to cover his tinnitus, Baby rocks out while the gang grabs the money […]

Their Finest

April 25, 2017

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Their Finest – Set in 1940s London, it’s a very 1940’s movie. The Ministry of War Department wants an authentic movie made, partly to inspire their troops and country; partly to enlist America’s help. Authentic was described as “real life with the boring cut out.” Catrin Cole (Gemma Atherton) gets hired as a scriptwriter at […]

Going In Style

April 13, 2017

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Going In Style – After getting screwed out of their retirement pension and screwed by their mortgage banker which accepts no fiscal responsibility, three old friends decide to rob the bank and get what they deserve, but not a penny more. Willie (Morgan Freeman), Joe (Michael Caine), and Albert (Alan Arkin) figure they have nothing […]

Boss Baby

April 2, 2017

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Boss Baby – Tim Templeton (Miles Christopher Bakshi) is a perfectly happy little boy until a baby brother (Alec Baldwin) arrives by taxi. Tim seems to be the only one that thinks a baby wearing a suit, carrying a briefcase and that can talk, is a little unusual. Eventually Boss Baby admits to Tim that […]

The Last Word

March 30, 2017

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The Last Word – Contemplating the end of her life, as 80-somethings are wont to do, Harriet Lauler (Shirley MacLaine) decides to control the outcome of her obituary as she’s controlled everything else in her life. Obituary writer Anne Sherman (Amanda Seyfried) is coerced into fulfilling Ms. Lauler’s wishes but she can’t find a single […]