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New ‘Ride Along’ Movie Delivered Great Comedy,Action & More

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New ‘Ride Along’ movie delivered great comedy,action & more. Universal Pictures released their new comedy flick, “Ride Along” into theaters this weekend. I just checked it out, and thought it was freaking hilarious, featuring extreme funny man, Kevin Hart, along with rapping badass turned actor, Ice Cube. It also delivered big on the action as well. It stars: Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, John Leguizamo, Bruce McGill, Tika Sumpter, Bryan Callen, and Laurence Fishburne.

In the new flick, character Ben Barber (Kevin Hart) wants to prove to cop, James Payton (Ice Cube), that he can take care of his sister Angela Payton (Tika Sumpter) . Ben has enrolled in the police Academy and believes he has what it takes to be a cop as well, so James decides to put him to the test by giving him a “ride along” for a day in the field.

James secretly sets up some fake scenarios, designed to discourage Ben from continuing in the police academy and just generally getting down on himself. After getting attacked by a motorcycle gang, accused of molestation by bratty little kid, and attacked by a crazy dude in a grocery store, Ben felt like he couldn’t hack it. Read more »

New Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit Movie Delivered Boring Plot & A Couple Good Action Scenes

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New Jack Ryan Shadow Recruit movie delivered boring plot & a couple good action scenes. Paramount Pictures released their new action/drama flick, “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.” I just checked it out, and thought it was for the most part,utterly boring. The plotline didn’t really interest me at all, so I had a hard time staying awake. It served up a few good actions scenes, but man, were they too far and in between. It stars: Chris Pine, Keira Knightley, Kevin Costner, Peter Andersson, Kenneth Branagh, David Paymer, and Colm Feore .

In the new flick, Jack Ryan (Chris Pine), a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps, gets critically injured when his helicopter is shot down in Afghanistan. During his rehabilitation, he attracts the attention of Thomas Harper (Kevin Costner), a CIA agent who is impressed by Ryan’s ability to recognize complex patterns. Ryan is recruited and sent back to college to complete his PhD in economics. Read more »

New ‘The Legend of Hercules’ Movie Delivered Great Action,Drama & More

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New ‘The Legend of Hercules’ movie delivered great action,drama & more. Summit Entertainment released their new action/drama flick, “The Legend of Hercules” into theaters. I just checked it out, and thought it was great. It delivered up a ton of hardcore,fighting action, major drama, and more. It stars: Kellan Lutz, Scott Adkins, Liam McIntyre, Liam Garrigan, Johnathon Schaech, Roxanne McKee, Gaia Weiss, and Rade Serbedzija.

In the new flick, Hercules (Kellan Lutz) fell in love with a beautiful woman, named Hebe. However, Hercules gets betrayed by his stepfather, King Amphitryon, and ordered to go to war in an effort to have him killed. Meanwhile, the King ordered his real son, Iphicles, to marry Hebe, who was definitely not down for that.

Eventually, Hercules and one of his soldier mates, Sotiris, were sold into slavery to participate in fighting contest for money, which their slave owners gambled. After doing quite well with that, Hercules and Sotiris were able to convince their master to let them fight the top 6 champs in Greece. Hercules ended up,defeating all of them by himself after Sotiris incurred a serious injury. Read more »

New Paranormal Activity 5 Movie Delivered Weird Thrills,Crazy Ending & More

New Paranormal Activity 5 movie delivered weird thrills,crazy ending & more. Paramount Pictures released their new horror/thriller flick, “Paranormal Activity 5: The Marked Ones” into theaters this weekend. I just watched it, and thought it was pretty entertaining for the most part. It stars: Richard Cabral, Carlos Pratts, Eddie J. Fernandez, Jorge Diaz, David Fernandez Jr., Kimberly Ables Jindra, Tonja Kahlens, and Frank Salinas.

In the new flick, the storyline picked up in June 2012 with a major party going down in Oxnard, California. From there, the film revolved around new character, Jesse, and his friends in a Latino community. The storyline was kind of slow at first. However, things quickly picked up after Jesse discovers he’s gotten a strange bite mark on his wrist. From there, he’s able to start doing amazing things like defy the laws of gravity, throw people across the room with little effort, blow up an air bed with just one breathe, and more. It was insane.

Unfortunately, things started going south for Jesse as he started not being able to control his temper and treating the people that loved him like shit. Read more »

New Wolf Of Wall Street Movie Delivered Great Laughs,Drama & More

New Wolf Of Wall Street movie delivered great laughs,drama & more. Paramount Pictures released their new drama flick, “The Wolf Of Wall Street” into theaters this past Wednesday,December 25th. I just checked it out and thought it was very entertaining,comical,full of great drama, and more. I was never bored for the entire 3 hours. It stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey, Jon Favreau, Kyle Chandler, Rob Reiner, Jean Dujardin, Pj Byrne, and Kenneth Choi.

In the new flick, character, Jordan Belfort (Leonardo DiCaprio), becomes a stockbroker in Wall Street, and is impressed with the lavish lifestyle of his current boss, Mark Hanna (Matthew McConaughey), who often indulges in multiple martini lunches and recommends a lifestyle of drugs and prostitutes as the path to success. Belfort eventually gets his stockbrokers license and begins his new position on Black Monday.

Unfortunately, Jordan loses his job on the exact same day due to his brokerage getting put out of business by the craziness of Black Monday. From there , Jordan ends up working at a very small brokerage firm called, “Investor Center” after responding to one of their small ads. Read more »

New Grudge Match Movie Got Very Negative Reviews From Top Critics

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New Grudge Match movie got very negative reviews from top critics. Warner Bros. Pictures released their new comedy/drama flick, “Grudge Match” into theaters this past Wednesday, December 25th, and the reviews from the top critics in the biz, weren’t very nice to say the least. It got an overall 37 score out of 100 across 27 critic reviews at metacritic.com. It stars: Sylvester Stallone, Robert De Niro, Kevin Hart, Alan Arkin, Kim Basinger, Jon Bernthal,and Camden Gray.

Odie Henderson at RogerEbert.com, gave it a 63 score, stating, “Grudge Match belongs to a fast-growing genre I’ll call “Senior Citizen Action Porn,” or SCAP. Proud members of SCAP include “Red” and its sequel, “Red 2,” the “Expendables” series, and the best of the 2013 crop, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s “The Last Stand.”

Mark Olsen at the Los Angeles Times, gave it a 60 score. He said, ” Grudge Match never settles on the movie it wants to be, wavering uncertainly between a jokey old-guys comedy and something more dramatic and heartfelt.” Tom Russo at the Boston Globe, gave it a 50, stating, ” Stallone and De Niro simply don’t generate enough combative spark to make this anything more than an amiably mediocre diversion.” Read more »

New Ben Stiller ‘Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ Movie Got Mixed Reviews From Top Critics

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New Ben Stiller ‘Secret Life of Walter Mitty’ movie got mixed reviews from top critics. 20th Century FOX released their new adventure/comedy flick, “The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty” into theaters this past Tuesday,December 24th, and the reviews from the top critics are in. It got mixed reviews with a 54 score out of 100 across 37 critic reviews over at metacritic.com. It stars: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Shirley MacLaine, Adam Scott, Kathryn Hahn,and Sean Penn.

Joe Neumaier at New York Daily News, gave it a great 100 score, stating, “The story Stiller tells manages to float in a most peculiar, satisfying way.” Peter Keough from the Boston Globe, gave it a solid 75 score, stating, “The quest ends in a surprise Capra-esque resolution, which both satisfies and cloys.”

Kenneth Turan from the Los Angeles Times, gave it a 70 grade. He said, “Stiller’s sensibility creates a movie that’s smarter than you think it will be.” Chris Nashawaty at Entertainment Weekly, gave it a 67 score, stating, “In the end, Walter Mitty is a film about acting out our dreams. But Stiller never quite shows us the soul of his dreamer.” Read more »

New Wolf Of Wall Street Movie Got Mostly Very Good Reviews From Top Critics

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New Wolf Of Wall Street movie got mostly very good reviews from top critics. Paramount Pictures released their new drama flick, “The Wolf Of Wall Street” into theaters on December 25th,2013 and the reviews are in from the top movie critics. Most of them seemed to like it as it got a very good 76 score out of 100 across 44 critic reviews at metacritic.com. We posted a few of their snippets (below). The movie stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey, Jon Favreau, Kyle Chandler, Rob Reiner, Jean Dujardin, Pj Byrne,and Kenneth Choi.

Mick LaSalle at the San Francisco Chronicle, gave it a great 100 score, stating, “It is the best and most enjoyable American film to be released this year.” Betsy Sharkey at the Los Angeles Times, gave it another 100 score, stating, “A very fast three hours, Wolf is a fascinating, revolting, outlandish, uproarious, exhilarating and exhausting master work on immorality.”

Peter Travers at Rolling Stone, gave it a 100 as well. He said:” DiCaprio’s swaggering, swinging-dick performance is the wildest damn thing he’s ever put onscreen.” Bill Goodykoontz at the Arizona Republic, gave it a 90 score, stating, ” Martin Scorsese’s The Wolf of Wall Street is absurd, ridiculous, over the top, overindulgent, overlong, overstuffed, over-everythinged. And that is precisely the point.” Read more »

New ’47 Ronin’ Movie Got Very Bad Reviews From Top Movie Critics,New Details

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New ’47 Ronin’ movie got very bad reviews from top movie critics,new details. Universal Pictures released their new fantasy/action flick, “47 Ronin,” into theaters on December 24th, and the reviews from the top movie critics are in. It turns out that they definitely didn’t like it as it got only a 24 score out of 100 across 17 critic reviews at metacritic.com. We’ve posted a couple of snippets (below). The movie stars: Keanu Reeves, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ko Shibasaki, Tadanobu Asano, and Rinko Kikuchi.

Sara Stewart at the New York Post, gave it a mediocre 50 score, stating, “There’s little sense of urgency, or — oddly, given the film’s title — of scale. You never really think that the 47 are truly outnumbered, and the large action scenes are often just incomprehensible.”

Claudia Puig from USA Today, gave it another 50 score. She said: “While the visuals are lovely to behold, this unremarkable version of the classic 18th century Japanese legend is stiff and uninvolving.” Nicolas Rapold from the New York Times, gave it a 40 score, stating, “47 Ronin can’t entirely paper over the void at its center, traceable partly to the shadowboxing of computer-aided filmmaking or studio tinkering.” Read more »

New Fast and Furious 7 Paul Walker Final Interview Video Hit The Net

New Fast and Furious 7 Paul Walker final interview video hit the net. Recently, Clevver Movies dropped this new video clip (below), which was shot just days before Paul Walker’s tragic death out in Southern California. It was an interview they did for his latest film called, “Hours,” but of course, they talked about the super popular “Fast And Furious” movies.

In the clip, Paul was very funny and revealed that he grew up in the San Fernando Valley, and dated many Mexican chicks when asked about his comfort level with the strong Hispanic presence in his films. They also went on to talk about how the popularity of the Fast and Furious franchise just keeps growing and adding a new generation of fan bases. Read more »