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We Saw: Muppets Most Wanted (2014)

Director: James Bobin Writers: James Bobin, Nicholas Stoller, Jim Henson (based on) Genre: Comedy Plot: While on a grand world tour, The Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit the Frog look-alike and his dastardly sidekick. Cast: Ricky Gervais as Dominic Badguy Ty Burrell as Jean Pierre Napoleon Tina…

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The Muppets (2011)

Director: James Bobin Writers: Jason Segel, Nicholas Stoller, Jim Henson (based on) Genre: Comedy Plot: With the help of three fans, The Muppets must reunite to save their old theater from a greedy oil tycoon. Cast: Jason Segel as Gary Amy Adams as Mary Chris Cooper as Tex Richman Rashida Jones as CDE Executive Review:…

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We Saw: Non-Stop (2014)

Director: Jaume Collet-Serra Writers: John W. Richardson, Chris Roach, Ryan Engle Genre: Action Plot: An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account. Cast: Liam Neeson as Bill Marks Julianne…

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We Saw: 300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

Director: Noam Murro Writers: Zack Snyder, Kurt Johnstad, Frank Miller (graphic novel) Genre: Action Plot: Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy. Cast: Sullivan Stapleton as Themistokles Eva Green as Artemisia Lena Headey as Queen Gorgo Hans Matheson as Aesyklos…

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300 (2006)

Director: Zack Snyder Writers: Zack Snyder, Kurt Johnstad, Michael Gordon, Frank Miller (graphic novel) and Lynn Varley (graphic novel) Genre: Action Plot: King Leonidas and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C. Cast: Gerard Butler as King Leonidas Lena Headey as Queen Gorgo Dominic West as Theron David Wenham…

Commenting the Oscar winners

We commented the Oscar nominees and predicted the winners in our January post, and after the yesterday’s ceremony it’s time for us to comment the actual winners! Let’s waste no more time and jump straight into business! Best Motion Picture of the Year Who won: 12 Years a Slave Who we said would win: 12…

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We Saw: Pompeii (2014)

Director: Paul W.S. Anderson Writers: Janet Scott Batchler, Lee Batchler, Michael Robert Johnson Genre: Action/Romance Plot: A slave-turned-gladiator finds himself in a race against time to save his true love, who has been betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts, he must fight to save his beloved as Pompeii crumbles around him.…

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We Saw: Nymphomaniac vol. II (2013)

Director: Lars von Trier Writer: Lars von Trier Genre: Drama Plot: The continuation of Joe’s sexually dictated life delves into the darker aspects of her adult life and what led to her being in Seligman’s care. Cast: Charlotte Gainsbourg as Joe Stellan Skarsgard as Seligman Willem Dafoe as L Mia Goth as P Review: I…