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Let’s Be Cops

Let’s Be Cops

Woof. Not a good time to release a comedy about abuse of police authority.

Very rarely do you see current events affect a movie’s theatrical release. It’s been happening a lot more recently, with the delay of Gangster Squad following the Aurora shooting (because the movie featured a scene where there’s a shoot-out in a movie theater) and the delay and renaming of The Watch (originally titled Neig…

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Check out my Guardians of the Galaxy line up GIF! #GuardiansOfTheGalaxy

Check out my Guardians of the Galaxy line up GIF! #GuardiansOfTheGalaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy

I don’t what kind of stuff James Gunn was on when he made this movie, but I want it. I want it all.

I just want to see more talking raccoons and Vin Diesel trees.

Of all the Marvel properties to adapt, you’d think Guardians of the Galaxy would be a bit further down the list, especially compared to comic mainstays like Ant-Man or Black Panther. Not to mention that outside of Star Wars, most space…

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Shovel Knight

Man, it’s been a long time since I did a video game review.

Probably because this is pretty much what my wallet looks like.

Despite my financial limitations, I did manage to scrape up $15 to buy a copy of the latest retro indie game that’s been sweeping the Internet, Shovel Knight. Using the classic 8-bit style graphics and platforming, Shovel Knight has the player taking the titular character on…

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Bad Words

Move in, everybody. We got a first timer here.

First time directors are a mixed bag. I covered a few last year from the likes of Lake Bell, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen, among numerous unknowns like Ryan Coogler and Maggie Carey, and they’ve ranged from brilliant to exceedingly mediocre. Luckily, I’ve managed to avoid any first time stinkers, but that chicken will come…

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Snowpiercer

I’m kind of surprised this didn’t get a wider release.

Especially with the whole Captain America in Bioshock thing going on.

I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with “art films,” meaning the ones that are usually more independent and tend to be experimental with filmmaking, either visually or with storytelling. There are plenty of those films that I enjoy, such as PiEraserhead, Herand Old…

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The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Grand Budapest Hotel

Well, this movie was very….quirky.

It’s definitely a Wes Anderson movie.

My relationship with Wes Anderson is tad sketchy. I have heard great things about his work, and while I can see he is a talented filmmaker, I have never really gotten into his work. Prior to this movie, the only other film of his I’ve seen from start to finish was The Royal Tenenbaums, which I remember enjoying, especially…

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atmidnightcc:

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atmidnightcc:

Etsy Pitchmen was on the show tonight and the comedians had some great ideas, but we wanted to give you guys a chance to play along. Have a product pitch for  THIS? Tell us and you just might see it on the show!

Are you a stem cell researcher who needs a lot of stem cells but are short on space? Then Canned Fetuses may be for you.