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steven-belanger's picture
Aug.17.2013
Photo: Movie's poster, from its Wikipedia page.   Elysium is a very satisfying action / sci-fi movie with a surprisingly blatant social commentary about immigration and health care.  Because immigration is such a fireplug, your stance on it may very well decide how you enjoy the movie...
bob-mustin's picture
Feb.10.2013
The missus and I had been wanting to take in this flick for a month or so, but it had quietly gone away. Following its recent awards, though, it came back, and we beat feet downtown, through traffic thick at the northeast snow to see it. For those who don't yet know, the move was based on a CIA...
steven-belanger's picture
Jan.21.2013
Photo: Istanbul's Hagia Sophia, from the film, and from the film's Wikipedia page.   I'd wanted to see this film for a long time, since before it came out, and I'm glad I did.  I'm not a huge Ben Affleck fan; I've long considered him to be the more pale of the Affleck / Damon team....
bob-mustin's picture
Nov.04.2010
When you hear that someone - even Clint Eastwood - is going to make a movie about life after death, you have to wonder if it's going to be New Age sop or just what. And you have to wonder, will the ever-so-slightly-hardbitten Matt Damon (he has to be what with the subject matter of most of his...
bob-mustin's picture
Nov.04.2010
When you hear that someone - even Clint Eastwood - is going to make a movie about life after death, you have to wonder if it's going to be New Age sop or just what. And you have to wonder, will the ever-so-slightly-hardbitten Matt Damon (he has to be what with the subject matter of most of his...