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by Lauren McCombs posted Aug 28 2015 7:14AM
American Ultra (2 Stars) - A stoner - who is in fact a government agent - is marked as a liability and targeted for extermination. But he's too well-trained and too high for them to handle.



DVD Pick Of The Week

Big Game (3 Stars) -
A young teenager camping in the woods helps rescue the President of the United States when Air Force One is shot down near his campsite.



Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/08/26/?article=2587817
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/08/26/?article=2587800
 
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by Lauren McCombs posted Aug 24 2015 7:04AM
The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2 Stars) - In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.


DVD Pick Of The Week

The Front Page (3 Stars) -
Hildy Johnson, newspaper reporter, is engaged to Peggy Grant and planning to move to New York for a higher paying advertising job.



Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/08/19/?article=2582601
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/08/19/?article=2582570
 
by Lauren McCombs posted Aug 18 2015 6:08AM
Straight Outta Compton (3 Stars) - The group NWA emerges from the mean streets of Compton in Los Angeles, California in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes Hip Hop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood.


DVD Pick Of The Week

Innerspace (2 1/2 Stars) -
A hapless store clerk must foil criminals to save the life of the man who, miniaturized in a secret experiment, was accidentally injected into him.


Links To Reviews

Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/08/12/?article=2577028
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/08/12/?article=2577025


 
by Lauren McCombs posted Aug 10 2015 7:09AM
Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation (3 1/2 Stars) - Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.

Vaction (1 1/2 Stars) - Rusty Griswold takes his own family on a road trip to "Walley World" in order to spice things up with his wife and reconnect with his sons.

Pixels (1 1/2 Stars) - When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games.

Southpaw (1 Star) - Boxer Billy Hope turns to trainer Tick Willis to help him get his life back on track after losing his wife in a tragic accident and his daughter to child protection services.

Irrational Man (2 Stars) - A tormented philosophy professor finds a will to live when he commits an existential act.



DVD Pick Of the Week

1990: The Bronx Warriors (3 Stars) -
In a post-apocalyptic New York City, a policeman infiltrates the Bronx, which has become a battleground for several murderous street gangs.


Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/08/05/?article=2572661
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/08/05/?article=2572649

 
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by Lauren McCombs posted Jul 13 2015 4:22AM
Terminator Genisys (2 Stars) - John Connor sends Kyle Reese back in time to protect Sarah Connor, but when he arrives in 1984, nothing is as he expected it to be.

The Yes Men Are Revolting (2 1/2 Stars) - Comedy troupe The Yes Men stage phony events and press releases in an effort to bring attention to environmental dangers and corporate greed.



DVD Pick Of The Week

The Bold Ones: The Senator (3 Stars) -
Hays Stowe is a new senator who comes to Washington DC with his wife Erin and daughter Norma. He arrives full of optimism that being on the side of justice can help him change things for the better.



Links To Reviews

Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/07/08/?article=2552022
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/07/08/?article=2552006
 
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by Lauren McCombs posted Jul 6 2015 6:48AM
Ted 2 (2 Stars) - Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he's a person in a court of law.

The Overnight (3 Stars) - Alex, Emily, and their son, RJ, are new to Los Angeles. A chance meeting at the park introduces them to the mysterious Kurt, Charlotte, and Max. A family "playdate" becomes increasingly interesting as the night goes on.



DVD Pick Of The Week

Tentacles (3 Stars) -
A mutated giant octopus wreaks havoc on a California seaside community.
 
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by Lauren McCombs posted Jun 29 2015 7:00AM
Inside Out (3 1/2 Stars) - After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness - conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school.

The Wolfpack (3 Stars) - Locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the Angulo brothers learn about the outside world through the films that they watch. Nicknamed, 'The Wolfpack,'


DVD Pick Of The Week

The Pope Of Greenwich Village (3 Stars) -


Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/06/24/?page=28
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/06/24/?article=2542259
 
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by Lauren McCombs posted Jun 25 2015 9:40AM
Jurassic World (2 1/2 Stars) - Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond. After 10 years of operation and visitor rates declining, in order to fulfill a corporate mandate, a new attraction is created to re-spark visitors' interest, which backfires horribly.

Results (2 Stars) - Two mismatched personal trainers' lives are upended by the actions of a new, wealthy client.



DVD Pick Of The Week

Vincent & Theo (3 Stars) -
The familiar tragic story of Vincent van Gogh is broadened by focusing as well on his brother Theodore, who helped support Vincent. The movie also provides a nice view of the locations which Vincent painted.



Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/06/17/?article=2537642
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/06/17/?article=2537610
 
by Lauren McCombs posted Jun 12 2015 10:00AM
Entourage (2 Stars) - Movie star Vincent Chase, together with his boys Eric, Turtle, and Johnny, are back - and back in business with super agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold on a risky project that will serve as Vince's directorial debut.

Spy (2 1/2 Stars) - A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.

The Seven Five (4 Stars) - Meet the dirtiest cop in NYC history. Michael Dowd stole money and dealt drugs while patrolling the streets of 80s Brooklyn.



DVD Pick Of The Week

March Or Die (2 Stars) -
Foreign Legion Major Foster (Hackman), an American haunted by his memories of the recently-ended Great War, is assigned to protect a group of archaeologists at their dig.



Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/06/10/?article=2532972
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/06/10/?article=2532965




 
by Lauren McCombs posted Jun 5 2015 10:00AM
San Andreas (1 1/2 Stars) - In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his daughter.

Aloha (3 Stars) - A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and reconnects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watch-dog assigned to him.



DVD Pick Of The Week

God Told Me To (3 Stars) -
A New York detective investigates a series of murders committed by random New Yorkers who claim that "God told them to.



Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/06/03/?article=2527927
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2015/06/03/?article=2527911
 
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