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Nightcrawler (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Nightcrawler (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Nightcrawler (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Nightcrawler (2014)

Atmospheric, nimble, climactic; these are a few adjectives that appropriately describe Nightcrawler. Jake Gyllenhaal as Louis “Lou” Bloom, a creepy and impatient swindler turned stringer, is pleasantly disturbing. On the whole,...
Furious 7 (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Furious 7 (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Furious 7 (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Furious 7 (2015)

“One last job,” Dominic Toretto says in this first trailer Furious 7. And because of the death of series lynchpin Paul Walker late last year, I believe him. Even though in each iteration they do manage to dream up a...

Ex Machina (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Ex Machina (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics
Ex Machina (2015) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: Ex Machina (2015)

Mind games are afoot in Alex Garland’s upcoming sci-fi thriller Ex Machina. And Caleb (Domhnall Gleeson) finds himself in the middle of them as he gets much more than he bargained for when he is selected to evaluate how w...
Default (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Default (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Default (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Default (2014)

You know when you love the idea of something, but tend to be disappointed by the way that idea is put into practice? That’s how I feel about found-footage films. “The Blair Witch Project” perfectly exemplified the genre; since ...

The Devil Incarnate (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Devil Incarnate (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Devil Incarnate (2013) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: The Devil Incarnate (2013)

On their honeymoon to Miami, Holly and Trevor Davidson (Graci Carli and Rod Luzzi) decide they’re going to try out all the touristy things they can find. After being disappointed by a shoddy palm reader (because visits to psych...
Housebound (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Housebound (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Housebound (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Housebound (2014)

When Kylie Bucknell is sentenced to house arrest for her part in the robbery of an ATM, she thinks that living with her estranged, overbearing mother will be her biggest problems. The noncorporeal resident of the house, however...

Gone Girl (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Gone Girl (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
Gone Girl (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Review: Gone Girl (2014)

With now three adaptations of trashy page-turners under his belt, all of which have averaged out to pretty spotty final products, David Fincher seems to have his heart dead set on joining the cinematic pantheon of alchemists su...
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics
The Imitation Game (2014) by The Critical Movie Critics

Movie Trailer: The Imitation Game (2014)

Based on the best-selling novel “Alan Turing: The Enigma” by Andrew Hodges comes The Imitation Game, a character study of Alan Turing, the English mathematician credited with deciphering the Enigma code used by Nazi...