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Good, Bad & Ugly Review: The Raid – Redemption

The Raid: Redemption
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 83% (Critics) / 94% (Audience)
Directed By: Gareth Evans
Written By: Gareth Evans
Starring: Iko Uwais, Ananda George and Ray Sahetapy
Studio: Sony Pictures Classics

Synopsis: A SWAT team becomes trapped in a tenement run by a ruthless mobster and his army of killers and thugs. (Source)

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Good, Bad & Ugly Review: The Cabin In The Woods

The Cabin In The Woods
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 93% (Critics) / 81% (Audience)
Directed By: Drew Goddard
Written By: Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard
Starring: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Fran Kranz, Jesse Williams and Anna Hutchison
Studio: Lionsgate Films

Synopsis: Five friends go for a break at a remote cabin in the woods, where they get more than they bargained for. Together, they must discover the truth behind the cabin in the woods. (Source)

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Trailer of the Day: Looper

Looper

In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented – but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past, where a “looper” – a hired gun, like Joe (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) – is waiting to mop up. Joe is getting rich and life is good… until the day the mob decides to “close the loop,” sending back Joe’s future self (Bruce Willis) for assassination. – Rotten Tomatoes

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Good, Bad & Ugly Review: The Divide


Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 22% (Critics) / 41% (Audience)
Directed By: Xavier Gens
Written By: Karl Mueller and Eron Sheean
Starring: Lauren German, Michael Biehn, Courtney B. Vance, Rosanna Arquette and Milo Ventimiglia
Studio: Anchor Bay Entertainment

Synopsis: Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic. (Source)

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Good, Bad & Ugly Review: Pirates of the Caribbean – At World’s End


Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 45% (Critics) / 74% (Audience)
Directed By: Gore Verbinski
Written By: Ted Elliott and Terry Rossio
Starring: Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Geoffrey Rush, and Bill Nighy
Studio: Disney

Synopsis: Director Gore Verbinski and the crew set sail once again for this, the third chapter in the swashbuckling Pirates of the Caribbean trilogy. Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) is hopelessly trapped in Davy Jones’ locker after a harrowing encounter with the dreaded Kracken, and now Will Turner (Orlando Bloom) and Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightley) must align themselves with the nefarious Captain Barbossa (Geoffrey Rush) if they hold out any hope of saving their old friend from a fate worse than death. (Source)

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Good, Bad & Ugly Review: American Reunion

American Reunion
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 44% (Critics) / 80% (Audience)
Directed By: Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg
Written By: Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg
Starring: Jason Biggs, Alyson Hannigan, Seann William Scott, Eugene Levy
Studio: Universal Studios

Synopsis: In the comedy American Reunion, all the American Pie characters we met a little more than a decade ago return to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds of friendship. It was summer 1999 when four small-town Michigan boys began a quest to lose their virginity. In the years that have passed, Jim and Michelle married while Kevin and Vicky said goodbye. Oz and Heather grew apart, but Finch still longs for Stifler’s mom. Now these lifelong friends have come home as adults to reminisce about-and get inspired by-the hormonal teens who launched a comedy legend. (Source)

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Trailer of the Day: Ted

Ted

A story centered on a man and his teddy bear, who comes to life as the result of a childhood wish. – IMDb

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