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Eddie The Eagle

February 27, 2016


Eddie The Eagle – From the time he was a small boy, Eddie Edwards (Taron Egerton) dreamed of being an Olympian. Hampered with a bad leg and terrible vision, he was the clumsiest, least graceful athlete around. But he had a dream and his mom (Jo Hartley) believed in him, so no matter how ridiculed […]

The Judge

October 11, 2014


The Judge – At the beginning of an important trial, Hank Palmer (Robert Downey, Jr.) gets a call that his mother has just died. He hurries back to his small hometown of Carlinville, Indiana, where, according to Hank, no one really wants to go. Estranged for the past 20 years from his family, chiefly his […]


May 31, 2014


Chef – After Carl Caspar (Jon Favreau) is forced by restaurant owner Riva (Dustin Hoffman) to continue serving the same menu he’s been serving for years and after he’s panned by food critic (Oliver Platt) for it and after his rant against the food critic goes viral, he opens a food truck. Traveling from LA […]

The Butler

August 17, 2013


The Butler – Based on Eugene Allen’s life, who served presidents from 1952-1986, this is the story of Cecil Gaines (Forest Whitaker) who was a White House butler, beginning with President Eisenhower  (Robin Williams) all the way to President Reagan (Alan Hickman).   After Gaines’ father is shot and killed by his white master, the plantation’s […]

Iron Man 3

May 10, 2013


Iron Man 3 –  After days with no sleep, Tony Starke (Robert Downey, Jr.) is experiencing panic attacks. He has built dozens of Iron Man suits.  Years ago he stood up Aldrich Killian (Guy Pearce) who has the science to regenerate body parts.  It also turns people into exploding bombs which is now  thought to […]

The Avengers

May 6, 2012


The Avengers – It is all that and a bag of cosmic energy.  There are many fine specimens of the human body here from Chris Evans (Capt. America) to Robert Downey, Jr. (Iron Man) to Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow).  The Captain is brought back from decades of being iced down, and the Iron Man is […]

Red Tails

January 26, 2012


Red Tails – Who knew that during WWII black fighter pilots had to fight to get the privilege of fighting? The 332nd division, known as Red Tails, were given the oldest planes and kept out of action because they were thought (by the Army War College) to not have the intelligence or courage to handle […]