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Movie Review: Antoine Fuqua’s ‘Southpaw’ Starring Jake Gyllenhaal

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Another startling physical transformation from star Jake Gyllenhaal is not enough to save this risibly clichéd slugfest. Read More »

2015 Comic-Con International Report – Part One

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From Kirk to Kung Fu Read More »

Blu-ray Review: ‘Kung Fu Killer’ Starring Donnie Yen

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"Kung Fu Killer" is a good time to be had by anyone who picks up a copy. Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Terminator Genisys’ Will Make You Root for the Machines

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An unnecessary and terribly executed sequel. Read More »

Anthem FilmFest: Plato, Revolting, and Mendocino – All in a Cave

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Ancient Greek philosopher Plato put in a couple of appearances at the Anthem Film Festival in Las Vegas, July 8-11. Two of the short films showed influence, if not direct inspiration, by Plato's tale of the cave, written 2,500 years ago. The films, 'The Cage' and 'Helio' both deserve praise for supporting the human quest for freedom and individualism. Cinematically, 'Helio' was a winner and 'The Cage' was not. Read More »

Film Fans Rank Ripley, Buffy in Movie and TV Character Top 10s

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But they're the only two female characters 'Empire' readers voted into their Top 10 character lists. Read More »

LA Film Fest: Two Scary Ladies – Sophie Lowe and Beth Riesgraf Turn Clichés on Their Heads

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Women are typically the victims in action and horror films, but two films at the Los Angeles Film Festival flipped these genre clichés on their heads. Read More »

Movie Review: George Miller’s Spectacular ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

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George Miller makes a triumphant return to the genre he created. Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Pound of Flesh’ Premiere with Jean-Claude Van Damme, Princes, and Vine Stars

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like most action films, the stakes get higher and the problems multiply as the heroes get closer to their goal. But the challenges in 'Pound of Flesh' are not only physical, but moral. The ultimate obstacle is not physical at all. Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ – Marvel and Whedon Are the Real Dynamic Duo

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Another impressively well written, structured and acted film from the "Marvel universe, Avengers: Age of Ultron" will not disappoint the fans. Read More »