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MAJOR LEAGUE Start humming “Centerfield” by John Fogerty.  What’s the first thing that comes into your mind?  For me, it’s Major League. I can’t even tell you how old I was the first time I saw this movie.  I was young – probably too young – but I fell in

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THE PACKAGE The Package is a new movie airing on Netflix.  A group of friends goes hiking in the woods, and one of them accidentally cuts his penis off with a knife.  The film becomes a race against time to get the penis to the hospital so that doctors can

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MOVIE NEWS Sometimes these movie news intros are long. BOX OFFICE The Meg is tops at the box office this week, having taken in around $44 million.  The shark film provides star Jason Statham with one of his biggest hits ever. SHIA’S BACK Shia LaBeouf may be ready to step

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JUST ONE OF THE GUYS I suppose it might sound insensitive today, but in the 80s gender swapping movies were a whole genre of their own.  And there were none better than Just One of the Guys. THE PLOT The story is simple.  Terri is a beautiful high school senior

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LIKE FATHER Like Father is a new movie on Netflix staring Kelsey Grammer and Kristen Bell.  It tells the story of Rachel (a career-driven woman who gets left at the alter) and Harry, her estranged father. Harry left Rachel and her mother when she was five.  He reappears at her

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MONDAY Do you ever look at the calendar and say, “hmm, it’s Monday.  I wish I had some movie news to get me through this dull and useless life.  Why are we even here?  What does any of this mean?  If there is a hidden purpose, what is it and

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NOTHING BUT TROUBLE Dan Aykroyd wrote some great movies.  He had a hand in Ghostbusters, The Blues Brothers, The Coneheads, Dragnet, and Spies Like Us.  He also wrote Nothing but Trouble. Those first few movies are great films, tightly woven stories that are full of creative genius.  Nothing but Trouble

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MISSION IMPOSSIBLE Confession time.  I don’t like these movies.  That’s not to say that the Mission: Impossible films are bad; most of them are quite good, but I still don’t like them.  I’m just not a fan of spy action films.  I don’t like the James Bond films either. However,

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WELCOME TO MOVIE NEWS Lots of Star Wars today on movie news, but also some non-Star Wars stuff.  So let’s get into it, shall we? BOX OFFICE I could make a pun about how the mission was possible or how it was impossible to beat or something stupid like that.

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FANTASY MADE REAL Kids are all about wish fulfillment.  They’re full of the kind of hope and wonder (those bright, happy bastards) that older people sometimes lack.  So it’s no surprise that most movies aimed at children are some sort of wish-fulfillment. Rookie of the Year is among the best

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