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Very cool Ryan Gosling article at BuzzFeed

ryan gI found this really great post about Ryan Gosling on BuzzFeed today.  The article is written by Matt Stopera and is titled 45 Things You Never Knew About Ryan Gosling.  Did you know that Ryan Gosling was cast in the Notebook because the director that he was ugly and uninteresting?  True story!

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Boogie your way to the theaters for American Hustle

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With this passing Christmas day, there are a ton of excellent films that are playing in theaters right now. I highly suggest making American Hustle a priority to see.  With an all-star cast playing the main and support characters, this movie is armed to the teeth with acting power. Christian Bale, Bradley Cooper, Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Jennifer Lawrence do a fantastic job getting into their characters, and really bringing the complexities of the characters to life.

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Cine “M” a

With Thanksgiving behind us and December approaching Sunday I thought would be fun to list some festive movies to watch with family after a day of shopping or trying to figure out why half the strand of lights isn’t working.  Continue reading

Movie review- The Hungers Games: Catching Fire

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With the cult-like following The Hunger Games series has garnered for the books, I must first admit I have not read a sing one of the books. It’s not that I’ve refused, I just haven’t gotten around to it yet. So this review will be free from book-to-movie comparisons.

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Thanks Obama!

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Disclosure: This is satire. We all know it was pretty much Netflix’s fault Blockbuster had to close (well that, and the fact BB never changed and adapted to the demands of its market).

Review: Olympus Has Fallen…

olympus.has.fallen… down on its face. Don’t get me wrong, Olympus Has Fallen wasn’t a terrible movie, and it wasn’t necessarily a bad movie for that matter either, but there are just a few points that I found to be too distracting to really enjoy this movie.

So the premise is the White House gets attacked and the President of the United States is taken hostage. Gerard Butler plays Mike Banning, an ex-secret service agent who has to rescue the President and his son.

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RIP, Roger Ebert

I love movies.  I would see one every day if I could afford it. They are escape, entertainment, distraction and art. I love to check out what the critics have to say, though I didn’t take any of them to heart until I discovered Roger Ebert.

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