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Patrick’s 10 Favorite Movie Vampires

In keeping with the Halloween theme I decided to do a list of my favorite vampire characters from film and TV. Then, once I compiled a master list, thought about running into traffic instead of trying to whittle it down to 10. Traffic was pretty light that day so instead I decided to split the […]

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Patrick’s 10 Favorite Horror Comedies

It is that time of year again when things start getting spooky as we get ready for Halloween so with that in mind, and just like last year, we are going to be putting up some lists of our favorite Halloween things. I am going to kick things off with horror comedies which is easily […]

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Gone Girl Movie Review

Haunting, disturbing and funnier than you would think, Gone Girl is a perfectly acted and beautifully drawn piece of filmmaking that will leave the viewer plenty to talk about after it is over. On the morning of her five year anniversary Amy Dunne (Rosamund Pike) disappears under mysterious circumstances and her husband Nick (Ben Affleck) has […]

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Tusk Movie Review

Holy fucking shit. When a podcaster, Wallace Bryton (Justin Long), goes up to Canada for an interview that doesn’t happen he finds himself desperate to save the trip and answers an ad by Howard Howe (Michael Parks) who promises that he has many stories to tell about epic nautical adventures. Unfortunately, Howe’s real plan is […]

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Patrick’s 10 Most Anticipated Fall Movies 2014

  And here we are to the Fall. Awards season and the time when we put down the popcorn and turn our attention to deeper and more substantive films that we can later brag to our friends about having actually seen them when Oscar pools are starting. But I kid awards season. Obviously the fall […]

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Patrick’s 10 Favorite Summer Movies 2014

Here we are on the cusp of awards season as the box office is well past it’s cooling down phase and is getting reading for the season’s shift from popcorn and action to the more subdued tones of drama. So before looking forward to that season I am going to take a look back at […]

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Movie Review

  A movie about which the best thing that can be said is that it wasn’t as bad as expected, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is not offensively bad but it is not much good either.  Taking a cue from the gross misunderstanding found in the Transformers movies, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles focuses on intrepid cub […]

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Guardians of the Galaxy Movie Review

Hilarious, exciting and surprisingly emotionally resonant, Guardians of the Galaxy is absolutely delightful. After stealing a mysterious orb catches the attention of fanatical despot Ronan the Accuser (Lee Pace), earth born intergalactic outlaw Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) must band together with a rag tag group of criminals consisting of assassin Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Drax the […]

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Transformers

Transformers’ Biggest Fan Hits The New York Premiere!!

I can’t leave my readers hanging on the idea that the Transformers’ Biggest Fan got eternally screwed out of attending a premiere, can I? No. Let’s have Sean tell us how it all went down, shall we? It’s only been a couple of days since I’ve returned from New York City, but the excitement from […]

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Transformers: World’s Biggest Fan In Disguise!

You know how, sometimes, you can be acquainted with someone for a long time – work with him, be great friends with his wife, have kids who hang out together – and never know the person has this really amazing life subplot that would make any self-respecting toy collector absolutely incandescent with envy? In my […]

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Transformers: Age of Extinction Movie Review

Somehow longer than the last installment, Transformers: Age of Extinction is absolutely interminable and mind numbing with very little to engage or recommend. When down on his luck inventor Cade Yeager (Mark Wahlberg) finds an old cab over semi truck and tinkers with it in his garage, he discovers that he has actually found a […]

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Chef Movie Review

    Actor/Writer/Director Jon Favreau returns to his indie movie roots in the excellent Chef. When an artist finds themselves in a creative rut or frustration, it is often helpful to go back to the origins of one’s craft to rediscover their passion and realize why they do what they do. In Chef, both the […]

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X-Men: Days of Future Past Movie Review

Defying fear and expectation, X-Men: Days of Future Past is not only one of the best super hero movies ever made but also exemplifies why the X-Men  mean so much to so many people. After Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) kills Bolivar Trask (Peter Dinklage) to keep him from moving forward with his mutant hunting Sentinel program, […]

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Godzilla Movie Review

A huge step up from previous American efforts, Godzilla has its problems but the King of the Monsters is not one of them. After a meltdown at the nuclear power plant takes his wife 15 years ago, Joe Brody (Bryan Cranston) thinks the seismic activity that caused it might be happening again. This leads to […]

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Neighbors Movie Review

A bold and hilarious comedy that is much more than the sum of its trailers, Neighbors delivers big time. New parents Mac (Seth Rogen) and Kelly (Rose Byrne) Radner have the cutest baby ever and are trying to adjust to being parents while trying to still be themselves when the house next door is bought […]

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The Amazing Spider-man 2 Movie Review

Eschewing typical super hero movie formula Amazing Spider-man 2 delivers an experience much more authentic of comics and offers the most character accurate take of Spider-man yet. Struggling to juggle his real life with the life of a wall-crawling super hero, Peter Parker (Andrew Garfield) finds his hands full when new villains emerge and his […]

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Brick Mansions Movie Review

Not fit to smell the French original’s shit, Brick Mansions fails in just about every way possible. In the future, Detroit gets so bad that an entire building project known as Brick Mansions is walled off from the rest of the city and left to be run by criminals and is largely ignored by the […]

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The Gentlemen Radio Episode 95: Godzillas and Spider-men and Grizzly Bears Oh My!

In this episode the Gentlemen take a look at their most anticipated summer blockbusters and delve a little deeper into Godzilla and the Amazing Spider-man 2. There is also a lot of talk about the zoo and how there are now grizzly bears there because we recorded at the park and it smelled like grizzly […]

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The Raid 2 Movie Review

Upping the ante in every way possible, the Raid 2 is easily the best martial arts/action movie I have ever seen. Picking up where the first installment left off, Rama (Iko Uwais) goes undercover in prison to get close to Uco (Arifin Putra),the son of Jakarta mob boss Bangun (Tio Pakusodewo) in order to root […]

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Patrick’s 10 Most Anticipated Summer Movies 2014

We are just a couple of weeks away from the official kick off of the summer movie season. This year does not look as promising as last year or certainly next year but there are some movies I am super excited to see and several that I am cautiously optimistic about. It is always fun […]

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Captain America The Winter Soldier Movie Review

Not content to rehash or mimic past comic book adaptations and sequels, Captain America the Winter Solider is a flawlessly executed film that raises the bar on superhero movies higher than it has ever been by stepping out of the confines of its own genre. While struggling to find his place in the world, Steve […]

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Veronica Mars Movie Review

A near perfect love letter to fans of the series, Veronica Mars is also a compelling enough story and mystery to stand on its own. On the cusp of landing a big lawyer job in New York at a prestigious firm, Veronica Mars (Kristin Bell) is drawn back home to Neptune, CA when ex-boyfriend Logan […]

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Patrick’s Top Ten Most Anticipated Movies of 2014

At last I give you my list of most anticipated movies of 2014 because I am positive that you are all waiting for it with bated breath. I am also positive that there are unicorns. Sure you might be wondering why I am posting this at the end of February, right before we start the […]

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Patrick’s 10 Least Favorite Movies of 2013

Just like every year I have 10 favorites I also have 10 least favorites. This is that list. It is not a list of the worst movies of the year as that is highly subjective and I did not see every movie made this year. These are the ones I didn’t respond to favorably for […]

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