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Review of “Hitman” (2007)

* * C After watching Hitman: Agent 47, I decided to check out the original Hitman. This film is more of a straight up espionage flick than the sequel. Agent 47 (in this installment, Timothy Olyphant, who played Number 4’s … Continue reading

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Review of “Hitman: Agent 47”

* * C The Syndicate corporation find the daughter of scientist Litvenko (Ciarin “Aberforth” Hinds), creator of the hit-men, and their agent John Smith (Zachary “Siler” Quinto) races to get to her before assassin Agent 47 (Rupert Friend). Katia (Hannah … Continue reading

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Review of “American Ultra”

* * * B American Ultra is part stoner movie, part Bourne Identity. When the acting CIA director (Topher “Venom” Grace) decides to terminate sleeper agent Mike Howell (Jesse “Zuckerberg” Eisenberg) his creator (Connie Briton from American Horror Story) activates … Continue reading

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Review of “Big Hero 6” (mild spoilers)

* * * * A Big Hero 6 is an animated film based on the Marvel comic of the same name. The hero of the story, Hiro, is drawn into a battle against the evil “Kabuki Masked Man” when, after … Continue reading

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Review of “Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials”

*  D The Scorch Trials is the second installment in the Maze Runner series. In it, Thomas (Dylan O’Brien), his love interest Theresa (Kaya Scodelario), best friend Newt (Thomas Brodie-Sangster from Game of Thrones), and the others who survived the … Continue reading

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Review of “Seventh Son”

* * C Seventh Son, based on the book “The Spook’s Apprentice” by Joseph Delaney is the story of a boy, Tom, played by Ben “Prince Caspian” Barnes, who becomes the apprentice of an aging witch hunter played by Jeff … Continue reading

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Review of “Man from U.N.C.L.E.”

* * C Henry “Superman” Cavill and Armie “Lone Ranger” Hammer star as rival agents turned allies trying to find the nuclear scientist father of Gaby, played by Alicia Vikander (Ava in Ex Machina) before a couple of villains can … Continue reading

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