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Top 25 Performances of 2016

2016 has come to a close. The bulk of the better films of the year rested right near its end, so you will definitely see a bit of a lopsided list with my picks for…

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November Film & Blu-Ray Tip Sheet

November is a unique time for movies: festival films picked up for distribution start to surface while most blockbusters are saved for December release, leading to a wonderful hodgepodge of big budget leftovers and critical…

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Oasis: Supersonic (2016)

Wiktionary defines “supersonic” (\ˌsü-pər-ˈsä-nik\) as being greater than the speed of sound. Because really, who the $#@% quotes Webster’s any more? Come to think of it, the word’s meaning is never actually clarified in the…

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GIMME DANGER (2016)

Final Rating: 8/10 James Osterberg is not long for this world. Talk about déjà vu. When I first heard the man more commonly known as Iggy Pop was doing an album with the much younger…

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Jackie (2016)

Final Rating: 9.4/10 When Billy Crudup’s journalist character asks Jackie Onassis what it sounded like when the bullet went through her late husband’s head, you know you’re getting a grizzly depiction of how the John…

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September Film & Blu-Ray Tip Sheet

September is my favourite movie month! Maybe theatres are slowly easing into Oscar territory and out of blockbuster season, and perhaps the home releases mostly consist of the earlier Hollywood blow outs of the year….

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July Film & Blu-Ray Tip Sheet

Ho hum. July is a pretty weak month in terms of releases of any sort. I’ve found 3 winners and two hopeful winners (the latter two are to be released in theaters) that can possibly…

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June Film & Blu-Ray Tip Sheet

We’re halfway through the year. We made it this far, everyone! The weather is getting better, and the summer blockbuster season is well on its way. While I’m not too largely into these kinds of…

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