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Mark Burger - Movie Reviews from WKRR

Mark Burger, 2 Guys Named Chris' Film Critic, brings you the latest on newly released moveis in theaters and on DVD.
by Lauren McCombs posted Oct 21 2014 7:15AM
Best Of Me (1 1/1 Stars) - A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown.

The Judge (2 Stars) - Big city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder. Hank sets out to discover the truth and, along the way, reconnects with his estranged family.

The Two Faces Of January (2 Stars) - A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flee Athens after one of them is caught up in the death of a private detective.


DVD Pick Of The Week

The Innocents (4 Stars) -
A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.


Links To Reviews

Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/10/15/?article=2356005
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/10/15/?article=2356023
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by Lauren McCombs posted Oct 10 2014 12:00PM
Annabelle (2 Stars) - A couple begin to experience terrifying supernatural occurrences involving a vintage doll shortly after their home is invaded by satanic cultists.

Starred Up (2 Stars) - A troubled and explosively violent teenager is transferred to adult prison where he finally meets his match - a man who also happens to be his father.

Dracula Untold (1 1/2 Stars) - Facing threats to his kingdom and his family, Vlad Tepes makes a deal with dangerous supernatural forces - whilst trying to avoid succumbing to the darkness himself.


DVD Pick Of The Week

Without Warning (2 1/2 Stars) -
An alien creature stalks human prey.


Links To Reviews

Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/10/08/?article=2349936
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/10/08/?article=2349947
by Lauren McCombs posted Oct 3 2014 9:11AM
Gone Girl (3 1/2 Stars) - With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.

Frank (3 1/2 Stars) - Jon, a young wanna-be musician, discovers he's bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank.


DVD Pick Of The Week

Macbeth (3 1/2 Stars) -
A ruthlessly ambitious Scottish lord siezes the throne with the help of his scheming wife and a trio of witches.



Links To Reviews

Movie Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/10/01/?article=2345443
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/10/01/?article=2345443&page=35
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by Lauren McCombs posted Sep 29 2014 5:11AM
A Walk Among The Tombstones (3 Stars) - Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.

Love Is Strange (3 Stars) - After Ben and George get married, George is fired from his teaching post, forcing them to stay with friends separately while they sell their place and look for cheaper housing -- a situation that weighs heavily on all involved.


DVD Pick Of The Week

Big Sleep (3 Stars) -
Philip Marlowe is asked by the elderly (and near death) General Sternwood to investigate an attempt at blackmail on one of his daughters.


 
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by Lauren McCombs posted Sep 22 2014 8:54AM
The Zero Theorum (3 Stars) - A computer hacker whose goal is to discover the reason for human existence continually finds his work interrupted thanks to the Management; namely, they send a teenager and lusty love interest to distract him.

Tusk (1 Star) - When podcaster Wallace Bryton goes missing in the backwoods of Manitoba while interviewing a mysterious seafarer named Howard Howe, his best friend Teddy and girlfriend Allison team with an ex-cop to look for him.

The Trip To Italy (3 Stars) - Two men, six meals in six different places on a road trip around Italy. Liguria, Tuscany, Rome, Amalfi and ending in Capri.

Last Weekend (2 Stars) - When an affluent matriarch gathers her dysfunctional family for a holiday at their Northern California lake house, her carefully constructed weekend begins to come apart at the seams, leading her to question her own role in the family.

The One I Love (3 Stars) -  Struggling with a marriage on the brink of falling apart, a couple escapes for a weekend in pursuit of their better selves, only to discover an unusual dilemma that awaits them.


DVD Pick Of The Week

Prom Night (3 Stars) -
A masked killer stalks four teenagers, responsible for the accidental death of a little girl six years earlier, at their high school's senior prom.


Links To Reviews

Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly/2014/09/17/?article=2333279&output=html
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly/2014/09/17/?article=2333288&output=html




 
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