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Tuesday Releases: Jack Reacher, Mama, & Safe Haven

MAY 7TH, 2013 THE ORANGES // With a great cast and of-our-time, messy love story, “The Oranges” plays out similar to an off-beat comedy like “Orange County”. The narration is used effectively to tell the story and comes from the best character it could (Alia Shawcat), while the story itself is fresh, depicting the older man / younger woman scenario like its never been … Read More Tuesday Releases: Jack Reacher, Mama, & Safe Haven

Quick Review: Safe Haven (2013)

SAFE HAVEN BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLMARCH 28, 2013 I could watch Julianne Hough, with short, blonde hair, do just about anything for any period. And for such a young actress with plenty of other professions on her plate, she nails a good portion of her moments. “Safe Haven” is another Nicholas Sparks adaptation. Although it lacks the sincerity and thoughtfulness of Sparks’ previous works (meaning … Read More Quick Review: Safe Haven (2013)

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Theatrical Releases: Beautiful Creatures & A Good Day To Die Hard

BEAUTIFUL CREATURES || As much as this feels like another version of the “Twilight” series, I am more apt to give this one a chance. There are parts of the trailer that are laughable, with a young love that will cause destruction if followed through, the spinning table portion is rather hokey, and the entire countdown on the hands is awkward. Emmy Rossum is … Read More Theatrical Releases: Beautiful Creatures & A Good Day To Die Hard