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Movie Review By JOHN PANNOZZI PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING *** out of five stars The world that Academy-Award winning director Guillermo del Toro introduced audiences to five years ago returns for another battle between the robotic Jaegers and the monstrous more
Movie Review By JOHN PANNOZZI READY PLAYER ONE *** out of five stars Cinematic legend Steven Spielberg takes us to a pop culture-saturated virtual reality world of the future in Ready Player One, based on the best-selling novel of the same name. In more
ISLE OF DOGS * * * (Stop-action allegory) The Avon Cinema continues its tradition of bringing unusual films that have been hits at film festivals. The latest is Wes Anderson”s “Isle of … more
7 DAYS IN ENTEBBE* * *(Hijacking thriller)Based on the true events of the 1976 hijacking of an Air France plane by Palestinian terrorists (or are they “Freedom Fighters?), the movie is at times … more
THE DEATH OF STALIN * * * (Black comedy) If you like theatre of the absurd, you will enjoy this black comedy about the death of Stalin and the subsequent fight for power by his cabinet. Steve Buscemi is the most recognizable actor, playing Nikita more
The Cloverfield Paradox**½ out of five starsA Netflix original movie, The Cloverfield Paradox is the third entry in producer J.J. Abrams’s loosely-connected Cloverfield series. Whereas … more
A WRINKLE IN TIME* * * (Don)* * * * (Joyce)(Sci-fi family film)Taken from Madeleine L’Engle’s novel and directed by Ava DuVarnay, the supernatural sci-fi “A Wrinkle in Time” … more
THOROUGHBREDS* * *(Teenage film noir)“Thoroughbreds” reminded me of a good old-fashioned, B-movie film noir. The big difference is that the perpetrators are teenage girls with … more
RED SPARROW * * * (Sexy spy story) Jennifer Lawrence stars as Dominika, a Russian ballerina who injures her leg and finds a new, more dangerous career, thanks to her connected, conniving uncle (Matthais Schoenaerts). Dominika is sent to a spy training more
DEATH WISH * * (Remake of vengeance movie) Bruce Willis plays a Chicago doctor who seeks vengeance for the death of his wife and serious injury to his teenage daughter after a violent home invasion. Remaking a powerful movie with a magnetic hero more
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