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Review: Stop-Loss (2008) R 112min

August 29th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Stop-Loss (2008)

This Paramount Pictures’ Iraq war-themed drama shot in Texas and Morocco was directed by Kimberly Peirce (writer and director behind Boys Don’t Cry) and written by her and Mark Richard. Starring Ryan Phillipe, Timothy Olyphant (Catch And Release, Live Free or Die [...]

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Tags: Drama · Movies · USA · War

Review of “Premonition” (2007) PG-13 96min

January 2nd, 2008 · 1 Comment

Premonition (2007)

The plot: A housewife (Sandra Bullock) is devastated when her husband (Julian McMahon) dies suddenly in a car crash. But when he reappears the next day as if nothing happened, she realizes that it may have been a premonition. Can she prevent [...]

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Tags: DVD · Drama · Fantasy · Movies · Supernatural · USA

I had a bad dream tonight

September 29th, 2007 · 4 Comments

I think I should watch fewer movies. Tonight I got a clear indication of that. I don’t remember the entire dream, but the most vivid part of was the ending.
In that dream, myself and my spiritual/martial arts mentor played by Sean Connery had to [...]

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