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“Eye in the Sky” Probes Western Emotions About Drones

Citizens of western countries don’t really care much about the casualties of war in places like Yemen, Syria, or Northern and Eastern Africa. There’s plenty of western people who think critically about drones, who voice opposition to certain military operations … Continue reading

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See “The Boss” If You Really Love Melissa McCarthy

The Boss is a formulaic redemption comedy the likes of which you’ve probably seen dozens of times, but if you really love Melissa McCarthy’s comedy chops, you might find a lot to appreciate here despite an overwhelmingly negative critical response. … Continue reading

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“Demolition” May Be a Fantastic Film Half Baked

If you decide to watch Demolition, there’s likely to be a point in the film where you’ll ask, “Where is this all going?” There’s plenty of great movies where this question comes up, but Demolition isn’t one of them because … Continue reading

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Revisiting the 3 Ninjas Franchise

My first memory of the Three Ninjas movies was in the early 1990’s when I watched Kick Back with some family friends. This is not a very good memory. I remember being bored, frequently wishing I was somewhere else, perhaps … Continue reading

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