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xXx: The Return of Xander Cage review

Vin Diesel as Xander Cage in xXx: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE by Paramount Pictures and Revolution Studios

The plot The third explosive chapter of the blockbuster franchise that redefined the spy thriller finds extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) coming out of self-imposed exile and on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora’s Box. Recruiting an …

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Doctor Strange Review


Daring is the word I would use to describe this film. At first I thought Thor was the most daring but Doctor Strange will probably surpass that. Benedict Cumberbatch has already proven that he was born to play the role just by looking at photos of him in costume. Just how amazing is this latest offering from Marvel? Let’s find …

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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back Review

Tom Cruise plays Jack Reacher in Jack Reacher: Never Go Back from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions

I have to admit that it took me a while before I watched the first film. And this coming from a Tom Cruise fan. After watching it though I felt there was so much potential for a franchise so naturally I was quite excited to learn about a sequel. Plus the fight sequences in this movie is perfect for a …

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The Accountant Review

The Accountant

Funny man Shaun T. who is the producer of ONE FM 91.3’s #1 Breakfast Show with Glenn Ong and The Flying Dutchman, guest writes for us this week. He’s mad about action movies so we decided to have him check out the latest offering from Ben Affleck, The Accountant. The Plot Christian Wolff (Ben Affleck) is a math savant with …

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The Magnificent Seven Review

(l to r) Byung-hun Lee, Ethan Hawke, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Vincent D'Onofrio and Martin Sensmeier in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Columbia Pictures' THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN.

Director Antoine Fuqua brings his modern vision to a classic story in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ and Columbia Pictures’ The Magnificent Seven. With the town of Rose Creek under the deadly control of industrialist Bartholomew Bogue (Peter Sarsgaard), the desperate townspeople, led by Emma Cullen (Haley Bennett), employ protection from seven outlaws, bounty hunters, gamblers and hired guns – Sam Chisolm (Denzel …

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Suicide Squad Review


From director David Ayer (“Fury,” “End of Watch”) comes “Suicide Squad,” starring Oscar nominee Will Smith (“Ali,” “The Pursuit of Happyness”), Oscar winner Jared Leto (“Dallas Buyers Club”), Margot Robbie (“The Wolf of Wall Street,” “Focus”), Joel Kinnaman (Netflix’s “House of Cards”) and Oscar nominee Viola Davis (“The Help,” “Doubt”). It feels good to be bad… Assemble a team of …

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Jason Bourne Review

Bourne 5

Years after the events of The Bourne Ultimatum, former CIA assassin Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) resurfaces just as his former employers are implementing a new program aimed at hunting him down. Now fully recovered from his amnesia, Bourne teams up with Nicky Parsons (Julia Stiles) to uncover the ultimate truth about his past and his family while simultaneously exacting revenge …

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Ghostbusters Review


Ghostbusters makes its long-awaited return, rebooted with a cast of hilarious new characters. Thirty years after the beloved original franchise took the world by storm. Director Paul Feig brings his fresh take to the supernatural comedy, joined by some of the funniest actors working today–Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, and Chris Hemsworth. As soon as the first …

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Finding Dory Review


The Plot “Finding Dory” reunites the friendly-but-forgetful blue tang fish with her loved ones, and everyone learns a few things about the true meaning of family along the way. The all-new big-screen adventure dives into theaters in 2016, taking moviegoers back to the extraordinary underwater world from the original film. The Good Well it’s great to see so many familiar …

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Now You See Me 2 Review


The Plot The Four Horsemen (Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco, Lizzy Caplan) return for a second mind-bending adventure, elevating the limits of stage illusion to new heights and taking them around the globe. One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their Robin Hood-style magic spectacles, the illusionists resurface for a comeback performance in hopes of …

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The Conjuring 2 Review


Warner Bros. Pictures & New Line Cinema really have outdone the Thais for this one IMO, but I seriously don’t get the nun; it looks to me like a guy dressed in a nun’s attire with a mouth full of Nutella. *ponders* The Plot Reprising their roles, Oscar nominee Vera Farmiga (“Up In the Air,” TV’s “Bates Motel”) and Patrick Wilson (the “Insidious” …

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Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War Review

Marvel's Captain America: Civil War..L to R: Falcon/Sam Wilson (Anthony Mackie), Ant-Man/Scott Lang (Paul Rudd), Hawkeye/Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner), Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans), Scarlet Witch/Wanda Maximoff (Elizabeth Olsen) and Winter Soldier/Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan)..Photo Credit: Film Frame..© Marvel 2016

Are you ready for more Marvel Movie madness? I tell you what….these movies won’t ever grow old. I don’t think anyone is tired of these ever evolving movies! How does Captain America: Civil War measure up to the rest of the films? Let’s find out! The Plot Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War finds Steve Rogers leading the newly formed team …

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The Huntsman: Winter’s War review


Freya the Ice Queen (Emily Blunt) brings her sister Ravenna (Charlize Theron) back to life, and the powerful evil siblings plan to conquer the Enchanted Forest. Only the Huntsman (Chris Hemsworth) and his secret lover Sara (Jessica Chastain) can stop them in this sequel continuing the inventive twist on the Snow White fable. The Good Charlize Theron! Oh my gosh …

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The Jungle Book Review


The trailer for this movie will open a world of imagination. How would this beloved story that I’ve seen as a child be translated into a live action adventure. They’ve done Snow White and The wizard of Oz in a more adult gritty style but please…..leave The Jungle Book the way it was. Well from what the trailer shows, it …

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice review


I’ve been waiting for this. I started totally against Ben Affleck being cast as Batman but as the trailers were released, it was very clear that Ben was portraying a very different Batman. If you’ve read the Frank Miller comic “The Dark Knight Returns” then you’ll be excited to see how this movie draws reference to that comic. Throw Wonder …

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