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Labor Day works way too hard

NOPE – It’s always a red flag for me when I see a young director stepping out of his comfort zone. Jason Reitman has successfully stepped out from his famous father’s shadow (Ivan Reitman) with critically acclaimed – and financially solvent – pictures like Up In the Air and Juno. I didn’t personally care for either of those films, … Continue reading

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Charlize Theron Not Your Average Young Adult; Tintin a Treat

YEP YEP – Isn’t it great when a movie catches you by surprise? I could not stand Juno, so rushing out to see stripper turned screenwriter Diablo Cody’s follow-up wasn’t high on my list. I was very lukewarm on Up In the Air, so laying down the Amex for director Jason Reitman’s follow-up didn’t happen. But throw Charlize Theron into … Continue reading