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Movie Review: When The Game Stands Tall (2014)

WHEN THE GAME STANDS TALL BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLDECEMBER 23, 2014 One part spiritual drama, one part “Varsity Blues,” neither quite lands their footing in “When The Game Stands Tall.” Based on the true story of the De La Salle Spartans high school football team who had a record-setting 151-game 1992–2003 winning streak, the film picks up around their eventual defeat and the emotional and … Read More Movie Review: When The Game Stands Tall (2014)

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Tuesday Releases: Guardians Of The Galaxy

DECEMBER 9TH, 2014 GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY // Marvel wins again with their biggest gamble to date, “Guardians Of The Galaxy”. Taking an almost unknown comic book team and giving them their own film without any precursor does not scream general audiences. Add in a talking raccoon and a walking tree as two of the main characters, and on paper, “Guardians” does not sound … Read More Tuesday Releases: Guardians Of The Galaxy

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Theatrical Releases: Sin City: A Dame To Kill For & If I Stay

Still pining for some emotional resonance following my less than captivating viewing of “The Fault In Our Stars”, if the tears created by the mere trailer for “If I Stay” is any indication, I will definitely be a mess following this film. Chloe Moretz has earned my respect enough for me to see her in just about anything and I look forward to seeing … Read More Theatrical Releases: Sin City: A Dame To Kill For & If I Stay