T.M. Powell Reviews

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Movie Review: Chappie

The worst part of Chappie is it’s lack of originality. Blomkamp, who gave us something so different in District 9 completely rips off Short Circuit and RoboCop.

03/05/2015

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Movie Review: Jupiter Ascending

It’s a never a good sign when a studio pushes back a release date of a film so close to its opening. The executives, cast and crew can spin it any way they want, but […]

02/04/2015

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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

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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: Dumb and Dumber To

Twenty years between sequels is a lifetime by Hollywood standards, so you can understand my enormous reservations towards Dumb and Dumber To. I do realize we had the crummy prequel in between, but I say […]

11/13/2014

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Movie Review: John Wick

I love it when movie doesn’t try to pretend it’s something else and knows exactly what it is. John Wick isn’t trying to be deep like The Shawshank Redemption. The Keanu Reeves lead feature is a throwback to […]

10/22/2014

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Movie Review: The Equalizer

At this point in his career, Denzel Washington is comfortable just being Denzel in many roles. We all know what a fantastic actor Washington is, but I feel he just mails it in for a paycheck in […]

09/24/2014

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Movie Review: The Maze Runner

Read this review of ‘The Maze Runner,’ a new movie in theaters based on the young adult novel.

09/19/2014

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Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy

Check out the movie review for Guardians Of The Galaxy.

07/29/2014

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Movie Review: Jersey Boys

Garbage dumps, traffic round a bouts and broadway musicals are not my favorite things in the world. So you can imagine what my excitement level was over the decision to turn the musical Jersey Boys into a feature film.

06/19/2014

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