T.M. Powell

CW44_TMPowellI’m CW44’s Media Critic & ’44 on the Town’ Co-Host. I make the decisions for you when it comes to movies. Follow me on Twitter @TMtheCW44Critic and become a fan on Facebook. —T.M. Powell/ CW44-WTOG Tampa Bay

Courtesy: Paramount Pictures

Movie Review: Terminator Genisys

Terminator Genisys allows fans of the franchise something fresh moving forward while still honoring its past in grand popcorn action style.

06/30/2015

Courtesy: Warner Bros. Pictures

Movie Review: Magic Mike XXL

I have no problem admitting that outside the abrupt forced ending, I liked Magic Mike. I found Channing Tatum‘s semi biographical take on his life as a male entertainer interesting and at times an envious […]

06/29/2015

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Movie Review: Ted 2

One would say comedy sequels are the toughest films to pull off in Hollywood. Just look at the track record. Caddyshack 2, Fletch Lives, Sex and the City 2 and the worst of the bunch […]

06/24/2015

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Movie Review: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl started off the year with major indie buzz. It’s been one of the top films of the festival circuit winning both the Audience Award and The Grand Jury […]

06/24/2015

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The 4: Pixar Movies

If you were to look back at some of my reviews (I’m pointing at you Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return) of animated films, you would understand why I earned the nickname the “Kid Movie Killer”. Yes, I […]

06/21/2015

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Movie Review: Dope

Geeks rule the world and in the most unlikely places like ‘The Bottoms’ (AKA Inglewood, CA) in the new coming of age street adventure Dope. Malcolm is a 90’s Hip Hop nerd and star student along […]

06/17/2015

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Movie Review: Inside Out

After a two-year hiatus, Pixar is back with their deepest film masquerading as a colorful kids film marketing campaign. Inside Out seems very simple like many of Pixar’s past works(Toys, Bugs & Cars). A little girl […]

06/16/2015

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Movie Review: Jurassic World

The creators behind Jurassic World have come to a realization. They will never recreate the magic from the first Jurassic Park. Back in 1993 audiences were blown away by the new age CG effects that made […]

06/10/2015

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The 4: TV Show Movies

I know what some of you might be asking. Why would you do a list of the best movies adapted from TV shows? They’re all terrible. I will admit. The bad in this collection of […]

06/07/2015

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Movie Review: Entourage

Even the biggest Entourage fan will tell you that the HBO show’s last two seasons were creatively out of gas. Drugs, porn stars and love connections marred the final seasons leaving fans of the show […]

06/01/2015

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