Monthly Archives: March 2015

“The Battery”

In the interest of full disclosure, I wasn’t enthralled at the prospect of sitting down and investing my time in yet another film that dealt with zombies. I figured the first several minutes would provide an exposition of how earth … Continue reading

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“Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children, A Creative Debut Novel With A Touch Of Brilliance”

I almost never deviate from the old proverb “never judge a book by its cover,” but there are exceptions to every rule. The novel “Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children,” written by New York Times best selling author Ransom Riggs … Continue reading

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The film begins with a scene that shows a botched attempted robbery of money from an ATM machine. The crime is perpetrated by the main character of the movie Kylie Bucknell, and a male accomplice, who winds up knocking himself … Continue reading

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“The Guest”

I can’t remember the last time I watched the same film on consecutive evenings, until recently when I saw “The Guest.” The reason being is there are always old and new film and television shows that I have not seen, … Continue reading

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