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 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    September 18, 2014 

MOVIE REVIEW: Guardians of the Galaxy

I admit it. I had some doubts when it was announced James Gunn (whom I admire and am a fan of his work) would be directing GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY. Although I had no doubts about Gunn nailing the...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    September 4, 2014

MOVIE REVIEW: The November Man

Tougher than Steele! Better than Bond. Brains over gadgets. It's Brosnan, Pierce Brosnan, as THE NOVEMBER MAN. At the top of his game, Brosnan engages and entices with a mature intelligent sexiness...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    August 14, 2014

MOVIE REVIEW: The Expendables 3

You know them. You love them. You have a kick-ass time with them. And they're back! Bigger and badder than ever, THE EXPENDABLES 3 has you breathless within the first 10 minutes, setting the stage for...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    May 8, 2014

MOVIE REVIEW: Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Captain America and company are back with what is undisputably the best script and most well told and constructed story of any super hero movie to date - CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER. With a...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    March 27, 2014

Movie Review: Sabotage

Scorching the senses with exhilarating action, edge of your seat intrigue and some incredibly riveting plot twists and turns, SABOTAGE is an action powerhouse that thrills not only with explosions,...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    March 27, 2014

MOVIE REVIEW: Need For Speed

Since 1994, the "Need for Speed" video game has had 20 different incarnations and racing adventures and is a multi-generational at-home thrill ride worldwide. Given its popularity and commercial...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    March 27, 2014

Movie Review: 3 Days to Kill

Nothing warms my heart more than a father-daughter film - unless it's a father-daughter film with kick-ass action; which means, 3 DAYS TO KILL is killer! Exhilarating! High energy! High Heart! High...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    December 19, 2013

Movie Review - Homefront

There couldn't be a more appropriate film to hit theatres this Thanksgiving weekend than HOMEFRONT. Based on Chuck Logan's best selling novel, HOMEFRONT is rooted in hearth and home. Adapted for the...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    December 5, 2013

Movie Review - Ender's Game

The literary world first met young Ender Wiggins back in 1977 when he appeared as the protagonist in a short story written by Orson Scott Card. This was the story of a young boy named Ender set...

 
 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    October 31, 2013

Movie Review: Escape Plan

Classic! Classic action. Classic one-liners. Classic buddies. Classic action. ESCAPE PLAN is everything that we love about classic action movies and the genres high gods, Sylvester Stallone and...

 
 By Debbie Lynn Elias    Movies    September 3, 2010

Machete

Who else but Robert Rodriguez (and maybe Quentin Tarantino) could create a fake Mexploitation movie trailer, run it during another film, and have it turn into such a cult phenomena that he had no choi...

 
 By Debbie Lynn Elias    Movies    August 23, 2010

Centurion

The Ninth Roman Legion is legendary. Their bravery. Their brutality. Their superiority. A true fighting machine with cunning and strength. Centurions all. Raised in 65 BC in Spain, Julius Caesar...

 
 By Debbie Lynn Elias    Movies    August 13, 2010

The Expendables

Anyone who has ever questioned my admiration for and loyalty to Sylvester Stallone need only watch the first 10 minutes of THE EXPENDABLES to understand how and why I respect him and his work and...

 
 By Debbie Lynn Elias    Movies    June 2, 2010

Prince Of Persia: Sands Of Time

Take three parts “Indiana Jones”, add two parts “The Mummy”, mix in some “National Treasure” and then toss in a little Harry Potter, Lord Voldemort and even a little Anakin Skywalker, and...