Movie reviews
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STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS * * * * (Great seventh episode) If you are a tried and true “Star Wars” fan, you’ve already seen the movie – probably more than once. If … more
* * * * ½ Don * * * * * Joyce (Beautiful story of love and immigration) The appreciative audience at the Avon cheered at the end of this beautiful little movie about an Irish immigrant who … more
* * * ½ (Joyce) * * * (Don)  (Scandalous ’50s love story) A love story involving two women in the early 1950s was a shocking and scandalous event, to be sure. Add the fact that one of … more
* * ½ (Slow, weird, disappointing horror story) It is so disappointing when a movie comes up with a good premise and then goes straight down the toilet. Lauren Cohan plays a … more
BURNT * * * *  (Great foodie movie) Any movie about food catches our attention. It doesn’t have to be perfect, it just needs to take us inside the restaurant kitchen, show us how … more
* (Pornography and drug abuse with a message) Poor Ethan (Joseph Gordon-Levitt); it’s Christmas Eve. His parents were recently killed in a car crash. He’s despondent and home alone. His … more
* * * (Final episode) We’re just about Mockingjayed out with this series about a teenage girl saving the world. The good news is that after four “Hunger Games,” Jennifer Lawrence … more
* * * (Hollywood version of Apple founder) After watching a documentary on Steve Jobs at the Avon last week, I was curious as to how he would be portrayed in a slicker Hollywood … more
* (As bad as it gets) Vin Diesel gives his worst performance ever (and there have been some bad ones) in one of the worst films ever made. A confusing, violent, indistinguishable scene … more
* * * (Mindless entertainment) If you ever told us that we would get a kick out of a remake of a violent action movie based on a video game, we would surely laugh at you. Instead, we … more
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