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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.0

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

Whenever a popular novel is adapted to the screen, I make a point of staying away from the book until after I’ve seen the movie….

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Don’t F with the Original: Constantine

The show that NBC doesn’t want you to see! After a three week hiatus, Pamela returns to compare and contrast Francis Lawrence’s 2005 adaptation of the Vertigo comics series Hellblazer with

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 4.5

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

If I didn’t already know coming in that The Hunger Games: Catching Fire was adapted from an established literary trilogy, I probably wouldn’t have believed…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.5

Constantine (2005)

Like the fantastic worlds they depict, genre stories follow their own rules. Constantine is a good example of this. Its premise is absurd on many…

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