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

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The 4: Movie Tearjerkers Part 2

Considering the subject, I always enjoy the topic of sad movies. It’s amusing to find out what films make people tear up. As I stated in the original ‘The 4: Movie Tearjerkers‘, I don’t cry in […]


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Movie Review: No Escape

The art of the action thriller is rediscovered in the new film No Escape starring Owen Wilson, Lake Bell & Pierce Bronson.



The 4: Best Stoner Movies

First things first: Illegal drugs are bad and you should just say no. That being said, the natural plant called marijuana can make movies hilarious.


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Movie Review: American Ultra

The comedy and romance fall flat in American ultra, which unfortunately makes the well done hand to hand combat scenes of the film seem out-of-place in a film like this.


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Movie Review: Straight Outta Compton

Straight Outta Compton is a nostalgic trip that brings prestige to the group and is one of the best musical biopics to date.


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Movie Review: The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. is an enjoyable TV translation with two amusing operatives saving the world against a Cold War European backdrop.


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Movie Review: The End of the Tour

Not many will check out The End of the Tour as it won’t appeal to the masses, but don’t be surprised if Segel’s name gets called during award season for Supporting Actor.


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Movie Review: Fantastic Four

The new Fantastic Four reboot keeps the franchise’s legacy of awful movies intact, by tearing down the foundation of what made the first family of Marvel great.


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Movie Review: Ricki and the Flash

Ricki and the Flash is nothing noteworthy, but Streep and the rest of the cast rise above the material to make a decent film to watch on a rainy Redbox day.


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Movie Review: The Gift

The Gift will mess with your mind and make you think twice about what you say about people behind their backs.