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Forecast bright for summer movies

matt.woodward and matt.woodward April 25, 2007

The summer season of cinema is almost upon us. This is the year of the three-quel, as four highly-popular franchises are going for the cinematic hat trick while two are pushing their fourth and fifth films....

‘Disturbia’ wastes its actors’ abilities

matt.woodward and matt.woodward April 18, 2007

When making a movie that's completely devoid of any sort of original creative thought, it helps if it's at least a competent thriller with a talented cast to anchor it. This is the lesson director D.J....

First ‘Grindhouse’ film does the job

matt.woodward and matt.woodward April 11, 2007

Quentin Tarantino brings his trademark vision for bombastic action into "Death Proof," his contribution to the horror movie double feature now in theaters titled "Grindhouse." Kurt Russell and the bevy...

‘Planet Terror’ actors, visuals solid

matt.woodward and matt.woodward April 11, 2007

In "Planet Terror," director Robert Rodriguez pays homage to the "B" horror flicks of the '70s filled with gore, sex, violence and enough stars to make fanboys and casual admirers take notice and give...

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