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Film Review: It! The Terror from Beyond Space (1958)

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SYNOPSIS: The first manned expedition to Mars is decimated by an unknown life form…which stows away on the rescue ship. REVIEW: The late director Edward L. Cahn, ( Girls in Prison / 1956 ) who passed away in 1963, has an amazing filmography that is astounding and completely diverse. Starting back in the 1930’s doing crime dramas and thrillers, Cahn ...

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Film Review: Reign of Fire (2002)

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SYNOPSIS: A brood of fire-breathing dragons emerges from the earth and begins setting fire to everything, establishing dominance over the planet. REVIEW: Director Rob Bowman ( The X – Files, Elektra ) brings us “Reign of Fire”, Β a post apocalyptic movie about man’s future co-existing with treacherous fire breathing dragons. Yeah, you read right. Dragons. The movie was released in ...

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Film Review: Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003)

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SYNOPSIS: John Connor is now in his 20’s, and a female terminator, called T-X or Terminatrix, is after him. Another T-101 is sent back through time to protect John once again on the verge of the rise of the machines. REVIEW: Director Jonathan Mostow, who brought us the Kurt Russell vehicle “Breakdown” (no pun intended) and the exciting “U-571″ directs ...

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Film Review: Westworld (1973)

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SYNOPSIS: An unforeseen robot malfunction creates havoc and terror for unsuspecting vacationers at a futuristic, adult-themed amusement park called Westworld. REVIEW: “Delos is the vacation of the future, today” says a stiff and plain looking interviewer at the start of Micheal Crichton’s Science Fiction film “Westworld” released in 1973 Starring James Brolin (Ha, I almost put “Josh” instead), Richard Benjamin ...

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Film Review: AVPR: Aliens vs Predator – Requiem (2007)

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SYNOPSIS: Warring alien and predator races descend on a small town, where unsuspecting residents must band together for any chance of survival. REVIEW: Oh Boy. So many people really hate this movie. I just re-watched the Unrated Version of AVP-R with my 14 year old who is “discovering” all of the Alien/Predator films. He loved it of course but then ...

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