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‘Focus’ Trailer: Will Smith + Margot Robbie Pulling A Long Con

Posted by Matthew on October 14, 2014
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Focus / Will Smith

I love a good con movie. When they’re done right they’re the most engaging of whodunits because you never know who is doing exactly what to whom. Focus stars Will Smith as a con man who appears to take young, just starting out con woman played by Margot Robbie (of Wolf of Wall Street fame) under his wing.

Yeah, I’ll buy that. Let’s take a look.

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Review: 300: Rise of an Empire

Posted by Matthew on March 09, 2014
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300 Rise of an Empire

When the original 300 came out I remember at first liking it but upon further viewings it became more and more problematic for me. See, Frank Miller is a right wing nut job and 300 is, at best, a set of pretty 1 dimensional characters in a story that is hero worship of what is effectively a selfish and fascist society. 300: Rise of an Empire is interesting then in that in addition to having better developed characters (antagonists especially) acknowledges that fact and says _”that’s what they’re doing, that’s not really cool, but maybe we can use their machismo BS to our advantage”.

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Trailer and Poster for 300: Rise of an Empire look…. good… ish

Posted by Matthew on June 13, 2013
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300 Rise of an Empire

Remember 300? Zach Snyder broke big on that movie based on a Frank Miller graphic novel. It’s not exactly high art, but it was pretty fun and certainly has a distinctive style.

Well now there is another movie coming and here is the first trailer and poster. Let’s take a look!

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