“The Aviator” (2004): A Burning Boyhood (Review)
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“The Aviator” (2004): A Burning Boyhood (Review)

I am genuinely amazed at just how well this films holds up today. It has probably been exactly a decade since I’ve watched this, and…

A Night at the Drive In:  31 and Don’t Breathe
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A Night at the Drive In: 31 and Don’t Breathe

Hello Hello, everyone out there in web land, it is I The Vern.  Here to give you my thoughts on two recent horror movies for a…

“Daredevil” (2016): Better The Devil You Know (Season 2) (Episodes 7 – 13) (TV Review)
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“Daredevil” (2016): Better The Devil You Know (Season 2) (Episodes 7 – 13) (TV Review)

Season 2 of Daredevil sees Marvel and Netflix avoiding any sort of sophomore slump, with the change in showrunners not cutting down the series’ stride….

“Captain America: Civil War” (2016): With Great Power (Review)
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“Captain America: Civil War” (2016): With Great Power (Review)

Captain America: Civil War makes the battle of its heroes hard to watch. For the most lucrative film franchise in history the Marvel Cinematic Universe,…

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
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“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

This is Batman V Superman post #3 for The Cinematic Katzenjammer. Read Vivek’s official review here. Read Sverrir’s opinion piece here. The Good Ben Affleck as Batman When…

“Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): DC Deserves Better (Review)
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“Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” (2016): DC Deserves Better (Review)

Great Caesar’s ghost… what a dump! Never before, perhaps in the history of the superhero blockbuster genre, has such an incredible overabundance of acting, filmmaking,…

“Daredevil” (2016): Not so Red as he is Painted (Season 2) (Episodes 1 – 6) (TV Review)
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“Daredevil” (2016): Not so Red as he is Painted (Season 2) (Episodes 1 – 6) (TV Review)

I am six episodes into Daredevil, Season 2, the end of which is, I think, a good breaking point for a review. As we did…

“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” (2016): Thrilling Heroics (Review)
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“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” (2016): Thrilling Heroics (Review)

This movie is as political as the Benghazi controversy in general is. It comes with the territory, but the film is neither peddling for a…

“Creed” (2015): New Blood Ascending the Old Steps of Greatness (Review)
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“Creed” (2015): New Blood Ascending the Old Steps of Greatness (Review)

The first thing required of any critic who utters a word about a Rocky movie is that he rank the films prior to the new…

“Bridge of Spies” (2015): A Profile of Cold-War Courage (Review)
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“Bridge of Spies” (2015): A Profile of Cold-War Courage (Review)

Steven Spielberg hardly makes it fair. He remains the best in the business at revealing his exact emotional and informational intention with every scene while…