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: Focus Features

Movie Review: Black Sea

Back in 2004 when Jude Law was declared the sexiest man alive, we all thought he was going to be the next big superstar. The ladies loved him, the guy could act and had been […]

01/28/2015

Courtesy: A24 Films

Movie Review: A Most Violent Year

When you think of an exciting and compelling film to watch, your first option wouldn’t be a movie about a trucking company. I get that, but you could have said the same thing about the […]

01/27/2015

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The 4: Movie Opens

Last year I took on one of my favorite ‘The 4′ subjects which was Final Scenes. After the response I received from that topic, I figured it would only be natural to discuss the scene […]

01/25/2015

Courtesy: Warner Bros. Pictures

Movie Review: American Sniper

I understand War is Hell and I mean no disrespect to our service men and women with this next statement. The Sniper always seemed like one of the coolest jobs to have as a serviceman. […]

01/13/2015

Courtesy: Sony Pictures Classics

Movie Review: Foxcatcher

Every comedic actor is looking for that one perfect role that will make critics and fans take them seriously. Robin Williams had Good Morning Vietnam, Tom Hanks had Big and now we have Steve Carell […]

01/13/2015

Courtesy: Paramount Pictures

Movie Review: Selma

After the Golden Globe nominations, the hype machine was firing on all cylinders for the new film Selma, based on Dr. Martin Luther King’s quest to gain equal voting rights for all people in Alabama […]

01/07/2015

Courtesy: Warner Bros. Pictures

Movie Review: Inherent Vice

Every once in awhile a film will cause me to stand up and give the middle finger salute to the screen when the credits roll. I never thought this reaction would be caused by the brilliant Paul […]

01/07/2015

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2014 Golden Potatoes

Just because I dropped the goofy “Couch Potato” gimmick didn’t mean I was going to quit doing my annual fake awards. No way, no how. I may not be a part of some fancy critic’s circle or a voting member […]

01/04/2015

Courtesy: Universal Pictures

Movie Review: Unbroken

The buzz had been loud for Angelina Jolie’s WWII biopic Unbroken based on the life of Olympic athlete turned Japanese POW Louis Zamperini (Jack O’Connell). Jolie was taking on a true story about a man who […]

12/23/2014

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Movie Review: Big Eyes

At one point in time, Tim Burton was one of Hollywood’s most beloved eccentric filmmakers. He was the king of weird and mastered the art of the genre buster in films like Beetlejuice and Edward […]

12/23/2014

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