Movie Reviews

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Movie Review: Going In Style

by Bob Garver This past weekend was not fun for new releases. No studio wanted to compete with “The Fate of the Furious” in its second weekend, so the slate was kept free of potential

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Movie Review: Smurfs Lost Village

by Bob Garver I make it a point not to put out year-end “worst of” lists because there are so many bad movies that I can’t be bothered to see. I have better things to do with my time and money

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Movie Review: Power Rangers

by Bob Garver Last week I reviewed “Beauty and the Beast,” which was based on a beloved classic from my childhood. This week’s film is “Power Rangers,” which is also based on a property I was

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Movie Review: Logan

by Bob Garver After 17 years, Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart are saying goodbye to the “X-Men” roles of Wolverine and Professor Charles Xavier, respectively. And I truly believe that this is it

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Movie Review: Fifty Shades Darker

by Bob Garver The “Fifty Shades” franchise is commercially successful but critically despised. I’ve heard all manner of nasty things said about the books, and 2015’s “Fifty Shades of Grey” tied

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Movie Review: Rings

by Bob Garver “Rings” was supposed to be released last Halloween, but the studio pushed it back to February. And not just any weekend in February, Super Bowl Weekend. It’s a weekend you don’t

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Movie Review: Split

by Bob Garver “Split” is a movie that could have easily gone very wrong. Thrillers about people with psychological conditions like amnesia, autism, or in this case multiple personalities tend to

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Movie Review: Hidden Figures

by Bob Garver A lot of people were unhappy with my review of “Sing” a few weeks ago. Many wondered how I could have so much disdain for a movie with positive messages about perseverance and