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Girlfriend’s Day – Film Review

Director: Michael Stephenson Writers: Bob Odenkirk, Philip Zlotorynski, Eric Von Hoffman Starring: Bob Odenkirk, Amber Tamblyn, Rich Sommer, Natasha Lyonne, Toby Huss, Andy Richter, Stacy Keach Rating: ★★½ Girlfriend’s Day is a wacky comedy about the seedy underbelly of the … Continue reading

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Assault on Precinct 13 – Film Review

Director: John Carpenter Writer: John Carpenter Starring: Austin Stoker, Darwin Joston, Laure Zimmer, Martin West, Tony Burton, Charles Cyphers, Nancy Loomis Rating: ★★★★ John Carpenter’s second film, Assault on Precinct 13, was released in 1976 to a poor box office … Continue reading

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Deep Cover – Film Review

Director: Bill Duke Writers: Michael Tolkin and Henry Bean Starring: Laurence Fishburne, Jeff Goldblum, Yvette Heyden, Charles Martin Smith, Victoria Dillard, Gregory Sierra Rating: ★★★★ Bill Duke’s 1992 film Deep Cover is based on a book of the same name … Continue reading

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Drunken Angel – Film Review

Director: Akira Kurosawa Writer: Keinosuke Uekusa and Akira Kurosawa Starring: Takashi Shimura, Toshiro Mifune, Reizaburo Yamamoto, and Noriko Sengoku Rating: ★★★½ Drunken Angel was Kurosawa’s seventh film, and more notably his first film of sixteen to star Toshio Mifune. Released … Continue reading

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Good Time – Film Review

Director: Josh Safdie and Benny Safdie Writers: Ronald Bronstein and Josh Safdie Starring: Robert Pattinson, Benny Safdie, Buddy Duress, Taliah Lennice, and Jennifer Jason Leigh Rating: ★★★★ Robert Pattison stars as Constantine “Connie” Nikas in The Safdie Brother’s Good Time. … Continue reading

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