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Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions

Director Satoshi Kuwabara Starring Shunsuke Kazama, Kenjirô Tsuda, Gregory Abbey Rated PG Score 2/6 Yugi and Kaiba have a special duel that transcends dimensions. Now, maybe I’m just a little to overly cynical in my middle age but I’m fairly certain that there are one or two duels featured in this movie that could have…

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King Kong (2005)

Director Peter Jackson Starring Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody Rated M Score 5/6 A movie crew, traveling to a mysterious island to shoot their picture, encounter a furious gorilla, taking their leading actress and forming a special relationship with her, protecting her at all costs. Just for the record I have no concrete plans…

Dunkirk

Director Christopher Nolan Starring Tom Hardy, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance Rated M Score 6/6 Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German army and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II. A lot of people are saying that Dunkirk is Christopher Nolan’s best movie, considering that there…

Sweeney 2

Director Tom Clegg Starring John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Denholm Elliott Rated M Score 5/6 Second cinematic spin-off from the popular 70’s police series. Regan & Carter head a Flying Squad investigation into a series of bank raids by a team of well-armed villains who are flying in from the continent. Alright, this review might be…

Sweeney!

Director David Wickes Starring John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Barry Foster Rated M Score 6/6 Cinematic spin-off from the popular TV series. Hard-bitten Flying Squad officer Jack Regan gets embroiled in a deadly political plot when an old friend asks him to investigate the death of his girlfriend. Framed on a drunk-drive charge and suspended from…

Miss Sloane

Director John Madden Starring Jessica Chastain, Mark Strong, Gugu Mbatha-Raw Rated M Score 6/6 In the high-stakes world of political power-brokers, Elizabeth Sloane is the most sought after and formidable lobbyist in D.C. But when taking on the most powerful opponent of her career, she finds winning may come at too high a price. For…

All Eyez on Me

Director Benny Boom Starring Demetrius Shipp Jr., Danai Gurira, Kat Graham Rated MA Score 3/6 Tells the true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur. Alright, there is a finally a movie directed by Benny Boom that I like. To put things into perspective Benny has directed 3 feature length…

The Punisher

Director Jonathan Hensleigh Starring Thomas Jane, John Travolta, Samantha Mathis Rated MA Score 3.5/6 An undercover FBI agent becomes a vigilante assassin and sets out to unleash his wrath upon the corrupt businessman who slaughtered his entire family at a reunion. For those of you who might be interested there has been three different feature…

Daredevil

Director Mark Steven Johnson Starring Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Colin Farrell Rated M Score 3.5/6 (The Director’s would probably receive an extra 0.5) A man blinded by toxic waste which also enhanced his remaining senses fights crime as an acrobatic martial arts superhero. There might be another review coming for a Marvel movie, possibly two…

My Name is Modesty

Director Scott Spiegel Starring Alexandra Staden, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Raymond Cruz Rated MA Score 6/6 When her surrogate father who owns the casino she works in gets murdered, Modesty Blaise takes on those that killed him and are now at the casino to rob it. It turns out she is more than just a modest worker.…