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  • The Black Dahlia

    The Black Dahlia

    ★★½

    Esteemed auteur Brian De Palma's Black Dahlia seems to want to fit the mood/mold of L.A. Confidential, with it's seedy underlying tone of corruption set against the Hollywood scene. But it's not nearly on par with that brilliant neo-noir, thanks in part to a sometimes fuzzy storyline and mostly wooden acting by Hartnett, who I'll always remember as the high-school outcast doling out drugs to kids in the bathroom in The Faculty. Stick to what you're good at Josh! (i.e…

  • How About You...

    How About You...

    ★★★

    Returned to the the film that made me a fan of Atwell.

    Not quite as charming a movie as I remembered. A bit too slow paced, but the performances were solid. Especially from Redgrave, Ackland, and of course Atwell, who was looking radiant as usual.

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  • Sucker Punch

    Sucker Punch

    ★★★★★

    One of my Top 5 favorite movies. I watched it a total of EIGHT times in theaters. Magnificent on a grand scale with a great (and gorgeous) lead cast, dynamic action scenes, solid storyline that blends fantasy with reality, and an awesome soundtrack. The most fun I've had at the movies in quite some time!

    Emily Browning has never looked better than she is here as Babydoll, sent to a mental institution by her abusive stepfather. Hudgens, Cornish, and Chung…

  • Caught

    Caught

    I'm starting to feel like most of these Lifetime movies have no real redeeming value. Yet I can't seem to stop watching 'em.

    One star for this pointless movie since Camp --who can act-- must have been in need of a paycheck between Pitch Perfect movies.