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Bad Moms – not so bad after all

We trundled off to the Queensway Cineplex this afternoon to see Bad Moms. With that title, I was mostly convinced this one was going to be very bad indeed. I confess this flick surprised me. Sure, it’s goofy summer fluff, but it’s entertaining and parts… Read More

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The new Bourne flick

We watched Jason Bourne at the local Cineplex VIP this afternoon. One thing you can count on with this series of movies is that they don’t let plot and characterization get in the way of a good chase. In that way it reminded me some… Read More

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Our Kind of Traitor

We watched Our Kind of Traitor yesterday at our local Cineplex. It’s about a couple who are drawn into some international intrigue – a Russian money launderer seeking protection from the British secret service in exchange for names and account numbers which highlight the involvement… Read More

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The Secret Life of Pets

Tuffy P is home today, and suggested we catch The Secret Life of Pets early this afternoon. Although I’m not usually gaga for animated films, I was more than happy to find an escape from the harsh reality of violence and hate we awoke to… Read More

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Sing Street

We sallied forth to the Cineplex this evening to see Sing Street, on the strength of 97% on the Tomatometer. I was suspicious. I read that it is a charming, even infectious film about a bunch of Irish kids who put together a band. Hmmm,… Read More

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Twenty Feet From Stardom

Twenty feet from Stardom is the 2013 documentary from Morgan Neville exploring the world of the background singer. I was fascinated to learn that some of the same singers were the key voices behind so many big tunes. In some cases, the voices of singers… Read More