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Final Hobbit installment worth the trek

YEP – I must admit I was not all that enthralled by The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, or its predecessor, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey; but that did not keep me from laying out what will most likely be my last investment to the Peter Jackson printing press, otherwise known as his Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies. In both trilogies, … Continue reading

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Inherent Vice not worth the investigation

NOPE – I guess every filmmaker deserves a mulligan. Paul Thomas Anderson has easily been the most critically acclaimed director of his generation. And for good reason. From Magnolia to Boogie Nights, There Will Be Blood to The Master, his films have penetrated and probed like no other. I even loved his anxiety-fueled Punch-Drunk Love. This guy takes his films very seriously. Everything motivated. Nothing … Continue reading