Movie Reviews

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Movie Review: X-Men: Apocalypse

by Bob Garver “X-Men: Apocalypse” is a film that exists for no other reason than that it was time for another “X-Men” movie. Fans have been eager to see a new film since “Days of Future Past” was

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Movie Review: Keanu

by Bob Garver For weeks, I was dying to see “Keanu.” I’m a big fan of Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele and their sketch show “Key & Peele.” My family loves those sketches where they play

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Movie Review: The Huntsman: Winter’s War

by Bob Garver When I see an unnecessary sequel, I’ll often wonder what the studio was thinking. I’m not talking about the huge franchises where any kind of new installment is basically a license

Movie Review: The Divergent Series — Allegiant

by Bob Garver Last year, the “Hunger Games” series went out with a relative whimper when “Mockingjay – Part 2” made $50 million less than any other film in the franchise with “only” $281 million.

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Movie Review: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

by Bob Garver The new superhero flick, “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” is the most anticipated superhero crossover movie since “The Avengers.” Actually, it might be even more anticipated

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Movie Review: 10 Cloverfield Lane

by Bob Garver The new horror movie, “10 Cloverfield Lane,” has been billed as a “spiritual successor” to 2008’s “Cloverfield.” This is an infuriating term that conjures up images of either a

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Movie review: Gods of Egypt

by Bob Garver “Gods of Egypt” cost $140 million. That money was wellspent so long as the studio’s only goal was to make an incredibly shiny movie. It is indeed very shiny. But if the goal was to

Movie Review: Deadpool

by Bob Garver Viewers were first introduced to Wade Wilson aka Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) back in 2009 with “X-Men Origins: Wolverine.” The movie was a critical flop and fans didn’t like its take