Category Archives: Action

Hot Pursuit (2015) Rated PG-13

A “by the book” cop is in charge of bringing in the wife of a drug boss. Starring Reese Witherspoon, Sofía Vergara, and Matthew Del Negro. This is one of those female buddy films, and it relies on the likeability … Continue reading

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Blindspot (NBC) Rated TV-14

A Jane Doe is found in New York city, nude, and with a body full of tattoos. Starring Sullivan Stapleton, Jaimie Alexander, and Rob Brown. Surprisingly, I was not overly impressed with this series. I thought the premise wasn’t as … Continue reading

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The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013) Rated PG-13

Clary Fray learns that she comes from a line of warriors who protect the world from demons. She joins forces with people like her and heads to a land called Shadow World. Based on the book series by Cassandra Clare. Starring Lily … Continue reading

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Zombieland: Double Tap (2019) Rated R

Columbus, Tallahassee, Wichita, and Little Rock continue to fight against evolved zombies, other survivors, and their own little family. Starring Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, and Emma Stone. This is the continuing story of the four who banded together to survive … Continue reading

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The Day (2011) Rated R

Five people band together to survive while fighting predators in a post-apocalyptic future. Starring Shawn Ashmore, Brianna Barnes, and Ashley Bell. This film had some interesting points. It’s not the best post-apocalyptic movie, but it does hold its own. It’s … Continue reading

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Longmire (A&E) Rated NR

 Longmire is a dedicated sheriff in Wyoming following the death of his wife he faces his job with a brave face and a dry wit. Based on the book series by Craig Johnson. Starring Robert Taylor, Katee Sackhoff, Lou Diamond … Continue reading

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Line of Duty (2019) Rated R

A disgraced cop goes after the kidnapper of  his bosses’ daughter after killing his brother. Starring Dina Meyer, Giancarlo Esposito, Courtney Eaton, and Aaron Eckhart. This film has a lot of suspension of disbelief in the way police operate. There … Continue reading

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Gemini Man (2019) Rated PG-13

An older assassin faces off against his younger cloned self. Starring Will Smith, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and Clive Owen. This is a story that has been told before. Sure, the de-aging effects look cool, but it isn’t as smooth as … Continue reading

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Tulsa (1949) Rated NR

When a rancher dies during a feud with an oil company, his daughter decides to take over the business. Starring Susan Hayward, Robert Preston, and Pedro Armendariz. This film takes on the oil industry. We have big oil companies who … Continue reading

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Vice (2015) Rated R

Vice is an ultimate resort where customers can live out their wildest fantasies with artificial lifeforms who look like humans. Starring Ambyr Childers, Thomas Jane, and Bryan Greenberg. This film just doesn’t make sense. There is no story, and when … Continue reading

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