Tag Archives: anticlimactic

The Girl on the Train (2016) Rated R

A divorcee entangles her life into a missing person investigation. Based on the book by Paula Hawkins. Starring Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, and Rebecca Ferguson. I love a story that takes a twist and a turn that you aren’t expecting. … Continue reading

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The Beast Must Die (AMC) Rated TV-14

A mother tracks down her son’s killer by a hit and run and plots to kill him from within his house. Based on the book by Nicholas Blake. Starring Cush Jumbo, Billy Howle, and Douggie McMeekin. I have not read … Continue reading

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Triple 9 (2016) Rated R

A gang of criminals and cops plans to pull off the biggest heist in the murder of a police officer. Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Casey Affleck, and Anthony Mackie. I’m still trying to figure out the concept of this film. To … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 (2015) Rated PG-13

Katniss and a team of rebels prepare for the final battle that’ll decide of the fate of Panem. Based on the book, Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Liam Hemsworth. First, I will state that I … Continue reading

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Honest Thief (2020) Rated PG-13

A notorious bank robber wants to turn himself in but is double crossed by a couple of FBI agents. Starring  Liam Neeson, Kate Walsh, and Jai Courtney. This is one of those action films that has a great story with … Continue reading

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Exposed (2016) Rated R

A police detective investigates the death of his partner and uncovers some police corruption that involves a woman. Starring Ana de Armas, Gabe Vargas, Sandy Tejada, and Keanu Reeves. This film is a puzzle. It has multiple twists and turns, … Continue reading

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The Secrets We Keep (2020) Rated R

In post WWII America, a woman in suburbia kidnaps her neighbor in order to extract revenge for war crimes that he may have committed. Starring Noomi Rapace, Joel Kinnaman, and Chris Messina. This film is interesting, and it makes you … Continue reading

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Basic (2003) Rated R

 A DEA agent investigates the disappearance of a drill sergeant and his cadets during a training exercise.  Starring John Travolta, Connie Nielsen, Samuel L. Jackson This film takes us on a journey that has lots of twists and turns. You … Continue reading

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A Summer in Genoa (2008)

Rated R This film starts with a tragic car accident that kills the wife and mother of a university family. To help the family move on, the father takes his two daughters to Italy for the summer. During the summer … Continue reading

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