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Dan's Review: "We Love You, Sally Carmichael!" A sweet, yet common romantic comedy

Aug 14, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Christopher Gorham directs and stars in We Love You, Sally Carmichael!, the story of a successful young adult romance author who despises his own (anonymous) work.

Dan's Review: "Nut Job 2" improves on its predecessor

Aug 10, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Will Arnett, Katheryn Heigl, Maya Rudolph and Jackie Chan voice the furry characters in The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature, a sequel to the 2014 animated feature.

Dan's Review: "Detroit" sure to spark more debate

Aug 03, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

John Boyega, ALgee Smith, Anthony Mackie and Will Poulter star in Detroit, the true story about a three teens killed during the race riots of 1967.

Dan's Review: Idris Elba the only appealing part of "The Dark Tower"

Aug 03, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey and Tom Taylor star in the film adaptation of Stephen King's The Dark Tower.

Dan's Review: "Atomic Blonde" is a cool thriller

Jul 29, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Charlize Theron and James McAvoy star in Atomic Blonde a spy thriller set in the late 1980s.

Dan's Review: "Dunkirk" a war film masterpiece

Jul 20, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Tom Hardy, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Mark Rylance and newcomer Fionn Whitehead star in "Dunkirk," Christopher Nolan's latest film about the evacuation of soldiers in WWII.

Dan's Review: Despite flaws, "Valerian" is a lot of visual fun

Jul 20, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Dane Dehann and Cara Delevingne star in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, Luc Besson's film adaptation of the cult French comic book series.

Dan's Review: "War for the Planet of the Apes" an incredible, dark movie

Jul 15, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Andy Serkis is back as Caesar in War for the Planet of the Apes, the third film in the contemporary reboot of the sci-fi classic. It may be one of the best films of the year.

Dan's Review: "Spider-Man: Homecoming" the best Spidey yet

Jul 06, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Tom Holland, Robert Downey Jr., Marisa Tomei, Michael Keaton and others star in Spider-man: Homecoming, the latest infusion of Spider-man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Dan's Review: "Despicable Me 3" not up to par

Jul 01, 2017 ● By Dan Metcalf

Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig and Trey Parker voice the main characters in Despicable Me 3, the fourth film in the Despicable Me animated film franchise.
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