Fifty Shades Darker Review – Stress-free Romance

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Critics: 10% Audience: 48% IMDb: 4.6  Fifty Shades Darker picks up shortly after the events of Fifty Shades of Grey when Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) abruptly leaves Christian Grey’s (Jamie Dornan) “Intro to BDSM” class after realizing it’s all kinds of messed up. She finds work for a publishing company in Seattle being the assistant […]

Fifty Shades of Grey Review – Lessons in Suspense

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Critics: 25% Audience: 41% IMDb: 4.1 Fifty Shades of Grey rolled in at the start of 2015, trying to herald a new brand of romance into theaters, one that involved a level of physical pain in addition to the expected emotional trauma of most romance movies. If you were hoping for something a bit more […]

Why You Should Watch Revenge of the Sith

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Note: Continuing the reviews of the Star Wars prequel trilogy, this post, too, will have spoilers. Even though The Revenge of the Sith has a 79% Tomatometer score from critics, it still gets bunched together with the “prequels,” thus making it necessary to go over its relative merits. Critics: 79% Audience: 65% IMDb: 7.6 Revenge […]

Why You Should Watch Attack of The Clones

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Disclaimer: This isn’t a typical review that begins with a short blurb of the movie and then delves deeper into the elements of the film. The Attack of the Clones was released in 2002 and you had 16 years to watch it. There will be spoilers. Critics: 66% Audience: 57% IMDb: 6.6  Star Wars: The […]

Why You Should Watch The Phantom Menace

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Disclaimer: This isn’t a typical review that begins with a short blurb of the movie and then delves deeper into the elements of the film. The Phantom Menace was released in 1999 and you had 18 years to watch it. There will be spoilers. Critics: 55% Audience: 59% IMDb: 6.5 In light of the release […]

Justice League Review (2017) – Somewhat Assembled

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Critics: 40% Audience: 75% IMDb: 6.7 In order to combat the ever-growing fortunes of Marvel’s and Disney’s cinematic universe, DC and Warner Bros. have been trying to strike gold with their own heroes and villains. The results have been highly mixed, with Wonder Woman being the sole movie receiving universal acclaim while the other entries […]

Annabelle Review (2014) – Chucky’s Girlfriend

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Critics: 29% Audience: 36% IMDb: 5.4 Serving as a prequel to 2013’s The Conjuring, Annabelle tries to set up the mythology surrounding an unlikely highlight of the 2013 film, a vintage porcelain doll that the Lorraines (the supernatural investigators of The Conjuring) investigated before handling the main haunting of that film, the farmhouse from hell. […]