Daily Archives: February 13, 2020

Netflixable? Amber Stevens goes to Africa to get “Love Jacked”

“Love Jacked” is built on maybe the silliest premise to ever prop up a romantic comedy. A young art school graduate, rebelling against her hardware store-owner Dad’s bossiness, takes a trip to Africa, falls for Mr. Wrong and tells the … Continue reading

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Next screening? “The Call of the Wild”

Harrison Ford and CGI dogs and wolves. I guess that story about Grumpy Harry, that “They hadda tie a bone around his neck to get the dog to play with him,” is true? 😁

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Movie Review: It’s down to “Oz” for a “Top End Wedding”

You can’t get more Australian than a romantic comedy with a walkabout, an Aboriginal wedding, a heaping helping of Oz slang and some serious sight seeing in the wonders of the little-filmed Northern Territory. Or as they call it Down … Continue reading

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Movie Preview: With “Jurassic Thunder,”does the title say it all?

I have a theory about that… Heath Heine, Rick Haak and Jon Cotton star in this Mar. 10 release

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Movie Review: And they call it Buppy Love, in “The Photograph”

There’s a casual charm and sophistication to “The Photograph” that harks back to an earlier era in film romance. The locations are striking, the characters upwardly-mobile and cultured. She’s a curator at the Queens Museum, daughter of a photographer-artist, he’s … Continue reading

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Movie Review: “Sonic the Hedgehog,” how bad can it be?

Delayed and re-designed after early trailers had fans of the video game “Sonic the Hedgehog” up in arms, the end product movie adaptation isn’t remotely as bad as one might fear. Sure, it’s very very VERY small-child friendly, with a … Continue reading

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Next screening? Nuptials down under, tracking the mother of the bride before the “Top End Wedding”

“Top End of the Country,” they call it. Yeah, a lot of it burned, too. But not before this interracial rom-com was filmed. Looks cute.  

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