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Mississippi Grind (2015)

Mississippi Grind (2015)

Mississippi Grind    13 Aug 2015

R 108 minReleased

IMDB: 6.4/10 107 votes

This drama is part road movie, part solemn addiction story and part wet-cloth ‘comedy’. It is a small release due out this Friday that most will probably miss and if I’m being honest, most who those who do will not be losing out. This comes from upstart filmmakers Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden, who gave us Half Nelson, led by Ryan Gosling. I guess the always reliable Scott Mendelsohn and the sometimes unreliable Ryan Reynolds liked what ...

The Hitman’s Bodyguard (2017)

The Hitman’s Bodyguard (2017)

The Hitman's Bodyguard    18 Aug 2017

R 118 minReleased

IMDB: 6.9/10 288 votes

I think everyone here can agree that 2014’s The Expendables 3 was a bust, considering it was highly anticipated by fans of the old 80’s – 90’s action guard… only to be let down by a two-hit KO by its weak “young blood” cast, and then further by its PG-13 rating which only hampered down the action sequences. We expected great things from the film, considering that a lot of the actors in there weren’t getting any younger, and their ...