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MANCHESTER BY THE SEA review

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manchester-by-the-sea-posterA Harrowing Tale of Family, Life, and Loss

Kenneth Lonergan brings-us one of the year’s most dark and depressing familial dramas in the fantastic “Manchester by the Sea”.  The film takes place in Manchester, a northern coast town in Massachusetts.  Lee Chandler lives his life taking Continue reading

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MOANA review

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moana-posterCome Sail Away on a Brand New Magical Ocean Adventure

From the studio who brought you “Frozen” and “Zootopia”, Disney’s latest tale revolves around a Polynesian island in the South Pacific.  “Moana” follows the young daughter of the Chief named Moana, as her people’s way of life is explored and Continue reading

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BAD SANTA 2 review

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bad-santa-2-posterGiving the Holidays Another Shot

When we last left-off with our alcoholic, but lovingly-brash, Willy, he was recovering after being shot multiple times in the back while getting-busted in Arizona.  “Bad Santa 2” starts-off with a depressed and, once again, drunken Willy as he hates his life.  After a few half-assed “suicide” attempts, Willy Continue reading

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FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM review

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fantastic-beasts-posterWelcome to a New Era of the Wizarding World

It’s been over five years since we’ve traveled to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, but “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” brings us back to one of our favorite fantasy Worlds; only its 70 years before Harry attends Hogwarts.  Remember the book from “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” that Harry uses?  Well, now Continue reading

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BLEED FOR THIS review

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bleed-for-this-posterThis Is What the Greatest Comeback in Sports History Looks Like

In 1988, Vinny “The Pazmanian Devil” Pazienza was one of the World’s Greatest World Champion boxers, which is where “Bleed for This” picks-up.  As his career begins to falter with a few poor fights in-a-row, he gets a big chance in a title fight but Continue reading