Sunday
Jan242016

The Boy- New Release

“The Boy” isn’t so much a good movie but more of a really good story that’s acted out pretty darn decently. 

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Tuesday
Jan192016

The Forest- New Release

I was not disappointed by how disappointing this film was, and so the crappy first film of the year tradition lives on.  

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Wednesday
Jan132016

Mitch's Top 10 Best Films of 2015

 

Overall, 2015 was a pretty darn good year for film so without further ado, here are my Top 10 Best Films of 2015.

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(Yo, Apollo!  We made it on to Mitch's Top Ten List)

Sunday
Jan102016

Mitch's Top Films From 2015 (Ranked #20-11)

I review films so ergo, I make 'Best Of' lists, it's just the pretentious thing we all do.  But hopefully it highlights a few films you've missed and makes you want to watch other films for a second, third, or 5th time as in my case with "Kung Fury".  Here's my Top Films of 2015 ranked 20-11.

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(There was enough force to get to #15th best)

 

Sunday
Jan102016

The Revenant- New Release

“The Revenant” is a daunting project that really captures the wild, wild, frontier west.

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Saturday
Jan022016

Mitch's Top 10 Worst Films of 2015

Bad movies will never go out of style and out of the close to 70 films I saw in 2015, there were definitely some bad ones.  Here are my Top 10 Worst Films of 2015.

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(my film is in there and that makes me a sad space/wolf/whatever the heck I'm supposed to be)

Friday
Jan012016

The Big Short- New Release

Exhilarating, hilarious, and strongly infuriating.

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Friday
Jan012016

The Hateful Eight- New Release

Every character in this film is a bastard and that’s where this film works.   

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Friday
Jan012016

Carol- New Release

“Carol” is one of the strongest films of the year.

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Monday
Dec282015

Star Wars: The Force Awakens- New Release

There’s adventure in the stars again and it feels so so good.

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Monday
Dec282015

Tangerine- New Release

Baker delivers real L.A. atmosphere, and the film’s superb editing showcases the lovely chaos that envelops these characters.

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Monday
Dec282015

Kung Fury- New Release

The 31-minute short is nothing less than a masterpiece.  Wildly insane with rapid-fire silliness galore...

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Wednesday
Dec092015

Creed- New Release

... I cried so much that I got to snot phase.

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Wednesday
Dec092015

Spotlight- New Release

(McCarthy) leaves out the melodrama, there’s just real drama and real tension from real hard-nosed reporting. 

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Wednesday
Dec092015

Room- New Release

“Room” is a fully realized landscape of the nightmares and triumphs of humanity.   

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Wednesday
Dec092015

Welcome to Me- New Release

Everything in this film screams ‘we’re doing something special’, but by the end credits it had me screaming obscenities at this ego-inflated wannabe ‘artsy-indie’. 

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Monday
Nov302015

Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 2 - New Release

Katniss Everdeen is one of the most iconic female characters ever put on film, and she deserved a better finish.  

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Monday
Nov302015

A Night Before- New Release

...all too often Levine fails at delivering on the set up of big set pieces that fizzle out. 

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Thursday
Nov192015

Spectre- New Release

...this retreading doesn’t pay respect to each series’ creative forefathers, but instead, just reeks of running out of ideas.  

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Thursday
Nov192015

Anomalisa- New Release

Kaufman has crafted yet another heartbreaking look at the human psyche that is also achingly hilarious.

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