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Which other Hollywood ‘bro’ movies involve a Ghostbusters-style gender swap?

Oceans Eleven is being rebooted with female -Alisters instead of Brad and George and its now only a matter of time before all our man-childhoods are ruined Its like something out of a virile, red-blooded manly males worst nightmares. Our treasured childhood recollections of bros teaming up to take down ghosts or rob banks works surely as inherently and exclusively …

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Godzilla vs Kong: whoever wins Hollywood’s monster mashup, we all lose

Adam Wingard has predicted a definitive victor when the giant beasties go at it in 2020. But the history of versus movies suggest that, irrespective of who triumphs, audiences will feel short-changed The last-place 18 months have witnessed something of a renaissance for the high-octane big-budget B-movie. From the hyper-real ogre mashup of Kong: Skull Island to the one-gal-against-the-ocean excites …

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Godzilla vs Kong: whoever acquires Hollywood’s monster mashup, we all lose

Adam Wingard has promised a definitive victor when the giant beasties go at it in 2020. But the history of versus movies suggest that, regardless of who triumphs, audiences will feel short-changed The last 18 months have find something of a renaissance for the high-octane big-budget B-movie. From the hyper-real demon mashup of Kong: Skull Island to the one-gal-against-the-ocean stimulates …

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Hands of Stone review- about as subtle as a blow to the thought

This tone-deaf biopic of the Panamanian boxer Roberto Durn cant work out whether its subject is a hero or a zero. And Robert De Niro doesnt help Hands of Stone starts out in a defensive kneel. Over slow-motion epitomes of two men pulsating the snot out of each other, Robert De Niro intones a lazy argument that boxing is, in …

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Godzilla vs Kong: whoever acquires Hollywood’s monster mashup, we all misplace

Adam Wingard has predicted a definitive victor when the monstrous beasties go at it in 2020. But its own history of versus movies suggest that, irrespective of who prevail, gatherings will find short-changed The last-place 18 months have insured something of a renaissance for the high-octane big-budget B-movie. From the hyper-real being mashup of Kong: Skull Island to the one-gal-against-the-ocean …

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Godzilla vs Kong: whoever acquires Hollywood’s monster mashup, we all lose

Adam Wingard has promised a definitive conqueror when the monstrous beasties go at it in 2020. But the history of versus movies suggest that, irrespective of who triumphs, audiences will seem short-changed The last-place 18 months have considered something of a renaissance for the high-octane big-budget B-movie. From the hyper-real being mashup of Kong: Skull Island to the one-gal-against-the-ocean excites …

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So you holler your eyes out at a weepie. Bravo! | Catherine Shoard

It wasnt a obscene spate, and you dont have a strong anchor. You merely faced up to a movies primal horrors Iwent to the bathroom after a movie screening the other week. It was carnage: the racket, the snaps, the materials. Everyone present in the queue, in the stops was sobbing, and had been doing so for some time. Wed …

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Godzilla vs Kong: whoever triumphs Hollywood’s monster mashup, we all lose

Adam Wingard has promised a definitive victor when the monstrous beasties go at it in 2020. But the history of versus movies suggest that, irrespective of who triumphs, audiences will find short-changed The last-place 18 months have insured something of a renaissance for the high-octane big-budget B-movie. From the hyper-real ogre mashup of Kong: Skull Island to the one-gal-against-the-ocean thrills …

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Nonetheless: A Memoir by Alec Baldwin review- charm, honesty and egotism

The actor and comedian has been through a tough childhood, a chaotic breakup and an overdose and he has axes to grind In the foreword to his memoir, the actor Alec Baldwin grades with the reader. Im not actually preparing the present journal to discuss my job, my views or my life, he says. Im not writing it to justify …

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