Iron Man 3
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Iron Man 3

Director: Shane Black  Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Guy Pearce, Ben Kingsley  The first Iron Man film was, quite frankly, one of the best entries into the Marvel universe of films. It was a movie that embraced the silliness of the comic book yet somehow managed to bring some substance to the story. Now, … Continue reading

Oblivion
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Oblivion

Director: Joseph Kosinski Starring: Tom Cruise, Olga Kurylenko, Morgan Freeman Arguably the first of the big summer blockbusters, Oblivion does not show much promise for the beginning of the big film season. The movie itself isn’t bad. But it’s not that good either. Much like director Joseph Kosinski’s previous debut film Tron: Legacy, Oblivion doesn’t amount to … Continue reading

Mud
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Mud

Director: Jeff Nichols  Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Tye Sheridan, Jacob Lofland, Reese Witherspoon Matthew McConaughey appears to be on a roll in regards to choosing his roles. With this Jeff Nichols follow-up to the fantastic Take Shelter, McConaughey is now the lead (or at least the co-lead) in a film that happens to be my favorite of the … Continue reading

To the Wonder
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To the Wonder

Director: Terrence Malick  Starring: Ben Affleck, Olga Kurylenko, Rachel McAdams, Javier Bardem Terrence Malick is a director who has a knack for making everything much more beautiful than it actually is. His latest effort is no exception as the scenery and the performances carry a delicate beauty along with a tone that almost seems defeated. … Continue reading