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Film Review: ‘John Carter’

March 10, 2012


Summary: A flawed but fun B+ movie that recognizes and embraces its pulp roots and is all the better for it.
Rating: 8.5/10


Commentary: What If ‘Star Wars: Episode I’ Was Good?

February 24, 2012


Belatedmedia postulates just how much better the opening frame of George Lucas' Prequel Trilogy could be.

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Conversation: Abrams, Cameron and Spielberg

July 7, 2011


As part of a series recognizing "Game Changers" in honor of its 75th anniversary, the Directors Guild of America brought four successful directors together for an intimate and compelling chat about Spielberg's career. It's nearly two hours long and a splendid investment if you are interested in film or filmmaking.

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Film Review: ‘Green Lantern’

June 21, 2011


Summary: What should have been a super-powered space opera instead flounders as a run-of-the-mill superhero story with inconsistent writing.
Rating: 5.5/10

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Film Review: ‘X-Men: First Class’

June 4, 2011


Summary: Slightly above-average mutant action romp that doesn't take advantage of its setting.
Rating: 6.5/10


My Top 10 Films of 2010 (Updated)

February 27, 2011


Just in time for the telecast of the 83rd Academy Awards, I have revised my original list of top 10 films of 2010. Again, these are of films that I have seen, but I think it represents a truer look at the head of the class of the past year in film.

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My Oscars 2011: 83rd Annual Academy Awards Predictions

February 26, 2011


UPDATED: Oscar Winners Listed
So Oscar time is upon us, celebrating the "best" in film from 2010. As that little California burg of Hollywood prepares for all the pomp and circumstance, predictions for award winners abound. I thought, of course, that I'd throw my own into the ring.

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