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Sue Me: I Enjoyed ‘A Madea Halloween’

I mean, I had fun… “Boo! A Madea Halloween” is the latest film from writer/director/producer/actor/put-my-name-on-everything Tyler Perry, and features Perry returning to dress in drag as everyone’s favorite sassy black woman. This time around Madea is called to keep an eye on a group of teenagers who want to sneak out to a party on… Continue reading Sue Me: I Enjoyed ‘A Madea Halloween’

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Contrived ‘Jack Reacher’ Sequel Wastes Cruise

The title of this sequel is “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back” and after seeing it I wish Tom Cruise didn’t go back to this franchise… “Never Go Back” is a sequel to the 2012 film “Jack Reacher” and features Cruise returning to the title role. This time, Reacher must go on-the-run with an Army Major… Continue reading Contrived ‘Jack Reacher’ Sequel Wastes Cruise

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‘The Accountant’ Fun, Original and One of 2016’s Best

First Sam Rockwell in “Mr. Right” and now Ben Affleck in this; Anna Kendrick really has a thing for falling for men who like to shoot people. “The Accountant” stars Ben Affleck as an autistic certified public accountant who cooks the books for mobsters and drug dealers. Kendrick, J. K. Simmons, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey Tambor… Continue reading ‘The Accountant’ Fun, Original and One of 2016’s Best

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‘Girl on the Train’ Wastes Cast on Sluggish Melodrama

“Girl on the Train?” More like, “Girl, That Was Lame,” amiright?! “The Girl on the Train” is based on the 2015 New York Times best-selling novel of the same name and follows an alcoholic woman (Emily Blunt) who gets involved with a missing person investigation. Rebecca Ferguson, Haley Bennett, Justin Theroux and Luke Evans also… Continue reading ‘Girl on the Train’ Wastes Cast on Sluggish Melodrama