Category Archives: Thrillers

Bates Motel (A&E) Rated TV-MA

A prequel to the film Psycho, showing how Norman Bates’ psyche transforms through his teenage years and how intertwined his relationship with his mother is. Starring Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore,   Max Thieriot. Even though I love Farmiga- the more I see … Continue reading

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The Bourne Legacy (2012) Rated PG-13

A new hero is triggered from the events that happened with Jason Bourne. Starring Jeremy Renner, Scott Glenn, Stacy Keach, Edward Norton. I came into this film expecting that it would create a layering effect to Bourne’s story, providing more … Continue reading

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Killing Kennedy (2013) Rated NR

Based on Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard’s book on the assassination of President Kennedy. Starring Rob Lowe, Will Rothhaar, Jack Noseworthy, Michelle Trachtenberg, Ginnifer Goodwin. Although this film doesn’t give us any new information about the “Killing of Kennedy,” it … Continue reading

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The Paperboy (2012) Rated R

A reporter returns to his home town to investigate a case involving a death row inmate. Based on the book by Pete Dexter. Starring Zac Efron, Matthew McConaughey, Nicole Kidman, John Cusack, David Oyelowo,  Macy Gray. This film over the … Continue reading

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Argo (2012) Rated R

A CIA agent goes undercover as a Hollywood film producer to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980. Starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Victor Garber, Tate Donovan, Kyle Chandler, … Continue reading

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Stolen (2012) Rated R

A former thief searches for his missing daughter. Starring Nicolas Cage, Josh Lucas, Danny Huston, Malin Akerman. This film is like a re-imagined Taken. Of course, there isn’t an ex-CIA agent in this film, just a former thief. The thief … Continue reading

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Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016) Rated PG-13

A widowed mother and her two daughters bring a Ouija board into their home to bolster their séance business, but instead invite an evil presence into their home. Starring Annalise Basso, Elizabeth Reaser, Lulu Wilson, Henry Thomas. This is an … Continue reading

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Headhunters (2011) Rated R

A headhunter tracks down a valuable painting from a mercenary. Based on the book by Jo Nesbø. Starring Aksel Hennie, Synnøve Macody Lund, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. This is a solid film about a headhunter who takes on a job, but in … Continue reading

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The Accountant (2016) Rated R

A math genius unlocks the books of his current client, and when the feds start closing in on him, the body counts start rising. Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor, John Lithgow, Jean Smart. This … Continue reading

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Blair Witch (2016) Rated R

Finding footage of his lost sister, James and his friends head out to woods where the footage was found. Starring James Allen McCune, Callie Hernandez, Corbin Reid Wow, this is definitely a rehashing of the original story. There are no … Continue reading

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