October 31, 2014
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Posts from September 2014
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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by Lauren McCombs posted Sep 4 2014 3:48PM
Land Ho! (3 1/2 Stars) - A pair of former brothers-in-law embark on a road trip through Iceland.

The November Man (2 Stars) - An ex-CIA operative is brought back in on a very personal mission and finds himself pitted against his former pupil in a deadly game involving high level CIA officials and the Russian president-elect.


DVD Pick Of The Week

The Legend Of Hell House (3 Stars) -
A team consisting of a physicist, his wife, a young female psychic and the only survivor of the previous visit are sent to the notorious Hell House to prove/disprove survival after death.


Links To Reviews
Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/09/03/?article=2321854
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/09/03/?article=2321881

 
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by Lauren McCombs posted Sep 2 2014 9:24AM
As Above, So Below (2 Stars) - When a team of explorers ventures into the catacombs that lie beneath the streets of Paris, they uncover the dark secret that lies within this city of the dead.

Life After Beth (2 1/2 Stars) - A young man's recently deceased girlfriend mysteriously returns from the dead, but he slowly realizes she is not the way he remembered her.


DVD Pick Of The Week

The Twilight Zone TV Series (3 Stars) -
Rod Serling's seminal anthology series focused on ordinary folks who suddenly found themselves in extraordinary, usually supernatural, situations. The stories would typically end with an ironic twist that would see the guilty punished.


Links To Reviews

Movie Reviews -
http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/08/27/?article=2316067
DVD Reviews - http://npaper-wehaa.com/yes-weekly#2014/08/27/?article=2316096
 
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