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Review: Disney’s Maleficent – Angelina Jolie Stars as Betrayed Fairy

In the original Walt Disney Animated Classic “Sleeping Beauty” you get the feeling that the evil fairy Maleficent was more than just slighted at not getting an invite to Aurora’s christening. Instead, Maleficent was driven to the evil she became … Continue reading

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Million Dollar Arm, a Disney Sports Film That Delivers Exactly What You’d Expect

John Hamm stars in “Million Dollar Arm,” the latest Disney feel-good sports genre movie. It delivers everything that you would expect from such a film and a few extras. It is based on a true story, which always adds a … Continue reading

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier Shows the Superhero In Fine Form

I’ll admit, I’m a big fan of Marvel. I’ll also admit that “Captain America: The First Avenger” isn’t one of my favorite Marvel movies. With the release of “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” however, Marvel not only has another hit … Continue reading

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Thor: The Dark World, A Fantastic Return To Marvel’s Universe

Update: just added new Preview below. In the latest Marvel superhero mega-movie, the stakes are as big as can be and so is the movie. We saw Thor: The Dark World in 3D which made the film appear even bigger … Continue reading

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Are we all mis-judging Disney’s The Lone Ranger?

My own review of The Lone Ranger wasn’t as clear-cut negative as most of the critics. I thought it was a mixed bag, but most raked it over the coals (it has a 27% rating on Rotten Tomatoes). Recently, one … Continue reading

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