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  • The Dirt

    The Dirt

    ★★

    As a Crüe fan, it’s disappointing that THE DIRT squandered an opportunity to tell a raucous, wild rock tale. Unexpectedly un-metal.

  • Bohemian Rhapsody

    Bohemian Rhapsody

    ★½

    BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY is pure shit. What the hell is up w/ the way it was cut??? How is it nominated for an Oscar in EDITING? I love Queen, but the screenplay is so bland, plays it safe, and side steps the complexities of Freddie Mercury’s life. No heart, no life! Malek gives it the ole college try, but man oh man... I couldn’t get past the exaggerated teeth. I’m just sitting here. Disappointed, a bit pissed tbh.

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  • Gone Girl

    Gone Girl

    ★★★★★

    Gone Girl was assuredly made for the entertainment of adult audiences everywhere. At its very core is that Hitcockcian spirit that seems to throw logic out the window and speed right past plot holes for pure movie-going pleasure. This type of film making only excels when in the hands of an expert though, and Gone Girl just happens to be made by one of the best auteurs working today – David Fincher. Fincher brings Gillian Flynn’s best selling novel about…

  • Prisoners

    Prisoners

    ★★★★

    Trying to piece together the puzzle before the closing credits roll is the fun with a good whodunnit picture. Prisoners would fall into that category, but not the fun part. A dark and twisted story of kidnapping, torture, and desperation, it explores the depths of human frailty and comes crashing to an end with a twist you may never see coming. Director Denis Villeneuve (Incendies) does a great job capturing the potential out of a screenplay by Aaron Guzikowski that…