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Review of “The Mummy” (2017)

* * * B Having just seen the much maligned 2017 reboot of The Mummy, I have to say I was pleasantly surprised, perhaps because my expectations were low. This mummy film has a number of elements not present in … Continue reading

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Review of “Edge of Tomorrow” (rewatch/spoilers)

* * * * A I saw the Tom Cruise/Emily Blunt science fiction film “Edge of Tomorrow” when it was in theaters and really liked it. Rewatching it, it stood up well. I had forgotten a lot of it. Bill … Continue reading

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Review of “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back”

* * * B In the second installment of the Jack Reacher films, based on the the books by Lee Child, Reacher (Tom Cruise) befriends the woman who took his place in the US Military Police, Major Turner (Cobie Smulders, … Continue reading

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Review of “Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation”

* * * B This installment of Mission Impossible reunites Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) with his crew: the excellent Simon “Scotty” Pegg as Q, Jeremy “Hawkeye” Renner as M, and Ving Rames as Moneypenny. After Alec Baldwin, head of MI5 … Continue reading

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