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We Are Your Friends: A Good Song Badly Auto-Tuned

Just like that thumping noise that accompanies your entrance to a club, We Are Your Friends opens with the premise of a good time. What this project offers sounds good:…

Me and Earl and The Dying Girl: Believe the Buzz, it is That Good.

When I first heard the premise for this film I almost passed on it: A high schooler befriends a girl with cancer. But don’t be mislead, it ain’t another YA…

Avengers: Age of Ultron Is An Awaited Comeback that Doesn’t Disappoint

If I could sum up Avengers: Age of Ultron into one word it would be Together. Director Joss Whedon shows once more why he is the perfect director for this…

Furious 7: A Ride Full of Action, Fun and Yes, Tears.

The Fast and Furious franchise had never suffered from an identity crises. And its 7th installment is no exception to the delight of its fans: stunning cars, hot girls and…

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Is A Cozy Comeback

Some days you crave a bold cocktail, some others a mellow cup of tea. The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel comes back as soothing and cozy as its predecessor. Director…

The Liberator: Edgar Ramirez is a Revelation

For the very first time (and not because it wasn’t attempted before) Simon Bolivar, the Venezuelan precursor of South America’s independence, walks out from one of the many paintings made…

Boyhood: A Lifetime Achievement You Need to See

Boyhood is one of the most moving experiences I’ve had with a film in a very long time. Just its premise alone is unique: it follows the life of a…

Life Itself: Roger Ebert and His Love for Escapism

Movies are one of the few forms of escapism able to reach something inside of us: it could be laughter, wonder or even move us to tears. Roger Ebert was…

How To Train Your Dragon 2: A Return Worth Waiting For

When How to Train Your Dragon was released in 2010, it showed us the story of a boy who wasn’t afraid to defy conventions and fly on top of a…

Godzilla: A Disaster Film with Monster-Size Personality

When I first heard director Gareth Edwards talking about how he was making a very “serious” Godzilla film, I didn’t know how accurate that statement would reflect in the final…

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