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CAPTAIN RON Captain Ron is a straight-to-Video comedy from 1992.  It stars Kurt Russell and Martin Short.  Short plays a straight-laced, uptight guy from Chicago who inherits a boat.  Unforntunely the boat is the Carribean and he doesn’t know how to sail. Short brings his family down there in the hopes

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INCREDIBLES 2 Incredibles 2 is the sequel to The Incredibles.  You know what this is…and I saw it. THE GOOD There is a lot of fun action in the movie, although it can get a little repetitive.  There are three scenes where heroes are trying to stop runaway vehicles. The

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MOVIE NEWS Welcome to our movie news.  Thanks for coming.  There isn’t much news this week, but we do have a public service announcement.  If you’re epileptic you’ll definitely want to read this article. BOX OFFICE As expected, The Incredibles 2 dominated the box office this weekend.  In fact, the

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DON’T TELL MOM THE BABYSITTER’S DEAD 1991 was a simpler time.  I suppose that’s a cliche, but it’s true.  We didn’t have the internet, we didn’t have cell phones, we didn’t even have DVD players, and CDs were still far too expensive for the average person. As a result, we

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OCEAN’S 8 Ocean’s 8 is the newest in the Ocean’s series of heist films started in 2001. This time Sandra Bullock stars as Debbie Ocean the sister of Danny Ocean who died sometime between Ocean’s 13 and this film. The heist centers around the MET Gala and involves stealing a

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MOVIE NEWS What would Monday be without movie news?  Well, I guess it would still be Monday, but it wouldn’t be as good. BOX OFFICE Ocean’s 8 was the Queen of the box office this week with a reported $41.5 million haul. The female-led heist movie is the fourth in

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SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK Silver Linings Playbook is the story of idea love in a less than ideal world. The film centers on Pat (Bradley Cooper) a man who has just been released from a mental hospital.  He caught his wife with another man and beat him nearly to death.  Pat

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MICHIGAN For many years Michigan (and especially Detroit) has been a popular destination for filmmakers.  It’s easy to see why, from urban sprawl to suburban living to country fields, Michigan has a wealth of environments for any kind of subject. Today we are ranking our five favorite movies made in Michigan.

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MOVIE NEWS If it’s Monday, it’s movie news.  And it is Monday.  So…so let’s get into it, shall we?   SOLO: I have good news and bad news for you.  The good is that Solo: A Star Wars story is number one at the box office for a second week

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STAR WARS We’re taking a bit of a break from Retro Review today and instead looking back on all the Star Wars films. For the purposes of this list, we’re looking at only the live action films, which means that The Clone Wars is out.  If you’re curious though, it

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