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    Sometimes a movie comes out and achieves the “Law and Order” effect, where the story feels ripped from today’s headlines. That was what I was thinking for most of the first half of “Sicario: Day of the Soldado” the follow up to the oh so good “Sicario” directed by Denis Villeneuva. Now we get a […]

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    Inspiration for the next film you might see at your local theater is lately coming from all over the place. Everything from action figures to board games, there is a story in there for someone to tell no matter where the idea originates. That means everything is a source and that no idea is too […]

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    I clearly recall my reaction to the news that they were going to make a Jurassic Park sequel waaay back in 1997, Spielberg was back? I’m in. Goldblum was back? I’m in. They are using the sequel book “The Lost World” written by creator Michael Crichton as the source material? Whoa, whoa, hold up. Not […]

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    Fourteen years ago Brad Bird and Pixar did something that 20th Century Fox after repeated tries has yet to do. They made a good film about the Fantastic Four, just with a different title. Bird though didn’t just make that film he made a great superhero movie and all before Marvel made them cool. In […]

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