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The Big Weekender of Meta Reviews, Part 3: No, Really, Is Star Wars Dead?

Day 40. 99 pages, 44,958 words. Here’s what I really don’t get about the hate Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi has gotten: The scene in the casino. Everyone seems to want to dump on it. Now, could the … Continue reading

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The Big Weekender of Meta Reviews, Part 2: Red Letter Media’s Turn

Day 39. 99 pages, 44,958 words. So there was an interesting thread on Twitter the other day, basically calling out Red Letter Media with some pretty specific and pretty damning criticisms. In honor of Red Letter Media's "review" of THE … Continue reading

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The Big Weekender of Meta Reviews, Part 1: Plot Holes

Day 38. 99 pages, 44,958 words. My boy Ilya shared this video on Facebook, which I believe is by the same guy who did a cool one about JJ Abrams and Felicity (yes, yes it was). The video’s by the same … Continue reading

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Pacific Rim 2: Pacific Rimmer (a review)

Day 34. 91 pages, 40,540 words. Today’s review was brought to you by Red Dwarf. Sat down to watch this last night. It was … meh. First of all, it lost a lot by not having Idris Elba and Ron … Continue reading

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Weekend conundrum: Is Star Wars dying?

Day 33. 90 pages, 40,154 words. I really liked The Force Awakens. I liked Rogue One, maybe even more so than The Force Awakens. I liked The Last Jedi, although I’m still trying to wrap my head around what happened there and … Continue reading

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The Green Lantern (a review)

Day 16. 35 pages, 15,461 words. Looks like a week of scattered random movie reviews. Ah well, so be it. I ran into this 2011 classic on Netflix, and after all the slamming of it – mostly by star Wade … Continue reading

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Solo (a review)

Day 13. 134 pages, 62,810 words. Part One finished. It was a productive weekend and now my girls are all home and all is well with the world. Confession time. I went to see Solo: A Star Wars Story last … Continue reading

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