Here's Why 'John Wick' Won

The recent Nicolas Cage film Left Behind was directed by Vic Armstrong, a veteran stunt coordinator for Indiana Jones, James Bond, Mission: Impossible, Blade Runner, Star Wars and has over 117 credits to his name. Left Behind currently has a three percent on Rotten Tomatoes. John Wick on the other...
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Ouija: Recommended for Burning

When the project initially aimed for an action/adventure angle, à la Jumanji, it conjured much uproar. When it wises up and returns to horror territory, some potential surfaces. Throw said potential away and there’s the final product. Ouija is the latest addition to this year’s library of yawn-inducing scare shows.
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Fury: A Valiant Ride That's Short of Greatness

After Gone Girl, here is another hard-hitting flavor for audiences’ palate, in particular a combo of mud, smoke, blood and bullets of all sizes. By being visceral, Fury sates the need for a quality big-screen war film, but that alone can’t stop the tank from barreling into a few bumps.
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Addicted: Fun Thriller Undermined by Identity Crisis

Since the late 90's and early 2000s, Zane has been the reigning queen of urban fiction’s popular black erotica sub-genre. Pre-50 Shades of Grey, dozens of her novels were crude exercises in camp that comically took themselves too seriously. That’s alright. However, black women bought them in droves. For once,
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