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The Sound Of Music

Do Re Mi Fa So ……….. Only a very selected and unfortunate few will not be able to tie that to the movie which has gone down the years as a golden classic and an all-time favorite and a definite must watch. Are you still trying to guess the movie? Let me try again……  How […]

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A Very Harold and Kumar Christmas

Stoner roommates Harold (John Cho) and Kumar (Kal Penn) have moved on since THE ESCAPE FROM GUANTANAMO BAY. Harry aka Harold is now a successful investment banker and married while Kumar has been rejected from medical college after failing a drug test. Kumar who still lives in the old apartment is basking on the high […]

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THE INVENTION OF LYING

In a world where truth prevails and the idea of a lie does not even exist, writer Mark Bellison is about to lose his job. With only the ability to write scripts based on true events of the past Marks hands are tied in the path to creativity. His hands are tied until he is […]

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TITANIC /TITANIC 3D

Best movie Best director Best dramatic score Best music/song Best cinematography Best art direction Best costume design Best visual effects Best sound Best sound effects editing Best sound mixing   Dear readers,   That’s 11 Oscar wins out of 14 nominations; 3 movies in the history of motion picture has lived through this honor. BEN-HUR, […]

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TITANIC /TITANIC 3D

Best movie Best director Best dramatic score Best music/song Best cinematography Best art direction Best costume design Best visual effects Best sound Best sound effects editing Best sound mixing   Dear readers,   That’s 11 Oscar wins out of 14 nominations; 3 movies in the history of motion picture has lived through this honor. BEN-HUR, […]

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THE TREE OF LIFE

Terrence Malick needs to be credited for his acute style of writing in THE TREE OF LIFE. I am certain Malick is over the moon with his production shortlisted for the Oscars 2012.  It is assumed that several rounds of voting’s take place prior to the final nominations being announced. I am baffled now as […]

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Drive : There is definitely something retro about DRIVE and a little bit of art-house!

Straight Faced – is the only term that justifies this movie. Clearly a disappointment for those who expect to see fast cars and high speed police chases and tuned up American muscle or imports! Instead Nicolas Winding Refn gives us the Chevrolet Impala and just a Mustang with very limited screening time. In no terms […]

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MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: GHOST PROTOCOL

I could not score tickets to the premier; hence I waited out the rush and finally against many negative reviews on MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: GHOST PROTOCOL I am watching it. When news broke out that Tom Cruise and J.J Abrams were on the lookout for a director never did I for a moment expect Brad Bird […]

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MELANCHOLIA

Mary Jane Watson has a come long way since her upside down kiss with the masqueraded Peter Parker. Named best Actress at Cannes; MELANCHOLIA is undoubtedly one of her (Kirsten Dunst) best works as of date. Its Justine’s (Kirsten Dunst) wedding day! Clearly depressed beyond fathomable explanation she does seem to come through as inconsiderate […]

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THE DESCENDANTS – A sad to be missed motion picture.

The greatness of the movie, let alone the greatness of George Clooney’s’ acting is extremely hard for me to zero in on as I experienced the wonders of THE DESCENDANTS. Of course with time I realized that my expectations were set so high by its 2 wins at last week’s Golden Globes that I was […]

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Sherlock Holmes; A Game of Shadows

The thing with SHERLOCK HOLMES: A GAME OF SHADOWS is the same as it was with the first movie. Allow me to elaborate. This man indeed is a wondrous legend on paper. When Conan Doyle created the character of Holmes; the detective with his top hat and smoke pipe from 221B Baker Street he inked […]

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KILLER ELITE

“I am done with this, I can’t do this anymore, I am finished” are the final words uttered by wounded ex special ops agent Danny (Jason Statham) prior to his retirement to Yarra Valley in Australia. Danny wakes up one morning only to find a package left outside for him that contains an airplane ticket […]

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SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE – 1993

A love story between two ends of a continent and a story that is unique during its time, a story of love and chance that would make the female romantics stomachs turn. Certain movies will indeed last a life time. Some maybe as powerful as FORREST GUMP, some can bring to life a tragedy that […]

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The Ides of March : A movie that will take Ryan Gosling places!

Just when one starts to accept its lights out for George Clooney, here he is again right back on his feet with a 4 time nomination at the 2012 Golden Globe Awards for his production THE IDES OF MARCH.  Sadly the night did not go well for THE IDES OF MARCH however surprisingly well for […]

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ONCE WERE WARRIORS (1995)

The chances are a majority of us have never heard of ONCE WERE WARRIORS.  Those who have come across this movie will always be able to recall this movie ages down the line. The powerful message of domestic violence and the struggle for survival is something once watched in ONCE WERE WARRIORS cannot be forgotten. […]

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Trespass

Kyle Miller (Nicholas Cage) returns home after a business trip. Kyle seems to be quite evidently on top of his game by the looks of the car he drives and the estate he lives on. A modern day mansion that could easily pass out as pimped up residence on MTV cribs! Sarah (Nicole Kidman) has […]

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Another Earth

With 2 wins at the Sundance Film Festival early this year the independent movie ANOTHER EARTH shares a message that allows the viewer to connect with its themes in many angles. The speculation of what it would be for one to encounter one’s self seems to be at the source of the concept for ANOTHER […]

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Final Destination 5

Sequels …… Prequels……  FINAL DESTINATION 5. I did have a moment myself when I did foresee into my future and realized that this franchise is going no way other than down! I am not half as smart as Nicholas D’Agosto. If I were, I would for sure have saved myself the agony and directly skipped […]

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