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Back in 1995 a woman named Cheryl Strayed was at her wits' end even though she was only 26: She was already divorced; she’d fallen in very deeply to alcoholism, ...

Posted by Ken Burke On December - 14 - 2014 0 Comment
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One connection shared by two otherwise completely disconnected movies that are currently in circulation, Horrible Bosses 2 and John Wick, is how their plots turn on the actions of the ...

Posted by Ken Burke On December - 6 - 2014 0 Comment
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By now you’ve likely had an opportunity to see the latest cinematic chapter of The Hunger Games, the one where the final book in Suzanne Collins’ source-material-trilogy was cut into ...

Posted by Ken Burke On December - 1 - 2014 0 Comment
star wars

Ever since the final shot of Star Wars Episode 3: Revenge of the Sith ended, fans have wondered if we would ever see another Star Wars film again.  After all, ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On November - 28 - 2014 0 Comment
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There has been a lot of interpretations of the Peter Pan tale on film.  From retellings (Peter Pan 2003) to sequels (Steven Spielberg's Hook), but no one has ever told ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On November - 25 - 2014 0 Comment
jurassic world

We will never forget the spectacular Steven Spielberg film called Jurassic Park that made the early 90's a dream come true.  With the use of CG and practical effects, we ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On November - 25 - 2014 0 Comment
apocalypse

Well this is some interesting development I can say I didn't see coming.  The lead villain of X-Men: Apocalypse has been cast.  According to Variety, the role of Apocalypse will be ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On November - 24 - 2014 0 Comment
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The Batman Arkham series has given us the ability to play as Batman, utilizing everything that makes him the Greatest Detective\Caped Crusader.  No other superhero game save for Spider-Man 2 ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On November - 24 - 2014 0 Comment
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Proceed with caution this time to my detailed reviews of The Theory of Everything and Foxcatcher because the former is just now going into wider release and the latter is barely ...

Posted by Ken Burke On November - 20 - 2014 0 Comment
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By now I’m sure you’re aware of the arrival of Christopher Nolan’s long-awaited sci-fi spectacular, Interstellar, about a time in Earth’s not-too-distant future when the planet’s on the verge of ...

Posted by Ken Burke On November - 15 - 2014 0 Comment
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As we’re getting closer to the dawning of the awards-nomination season for 2014 films another strong contender in many categories, I would think (along with Boyhood, Gone Girl, Ida, and Whiplash ...

Posted by Ken Burke On November - 9 - 2014 0 Comment
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There are a lot of examples of terrible parenting and troubled family structures on display in your local cinemas at present (in most cases for the films I’m about to ...

Posted by Ken Burke On November - 1 - 2014 0 Comment
Avengers

Welcome guys to episode 59 of Galaxy View.  Joining me is my co-host with the most, Zak Wojnar.  Marvel has announces the release dates of Avenger Infinity War Parts  1 and 2, ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On October - 29 - 2014 0 Comment
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Two films—one just now opening in select markets, Listen Up Philip, and the other which has been out for awhile but you may have missed because it’s gotten such undeserved ...

Posted by Ken Burke On October - 24 - 2014 0 Comment
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Time and energy have been in short supply for me this week so I’ll just quickly direct you to three options at your local cinemas, Whiplash, The Two Faces of ...

Posted by Ken Burke On October - 18 - 2014 0 Comment
brotherhood4

“Healing! Wellness! LEECHES!” Before we begin, keep in mind that this chapter is where things begin to get confusing, title-wise, so let’s get this disclaimer out of the way: While this ...

Posted by Zak Wojnar On October - 14 - 2014 0 Comment
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I’m mostly going to use comments on Gone Girl as a means to open up some thoughts on depictions of criminals in current films so that I can focus more ...

Posted by Ken Burke On October - 9 - 2014 0 Comment
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OK, so being almost 60 may not qualify the great Denzel Washington for being a geezer (although at almost 67 myself I think I’ve been proven ready for that designation, ...

Posted by Ken Burke On October - 6 - 2014 0 Comment
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If you’ve noticed (which I doubt that anyone has because I’ve been putting posts here for about a year now encouraging readers of Popculture Galaxy to read my detailed comments ...

Posted by Ken Burke On September - 27 - 2014 0 Comment
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Got a Problem? Odds Against You? Call The Equalizer. Denzel Washington is back, in a major way, with The Equalizer, based on the 1980s television series. Robert McCall works at a Home Depot-type ...

Posted by Zak Wojnar On September - 25 - 2014 0 Comment
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Instead of just sitting down counting the days until the dual release of Assassin's Creed: Unity and Assassin's Creed: Rogue, PopCultureGalaxy has decided to take a look back at the ...

Posted by Zak Wojnar On September - 15 - 2014 0 Comment
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"May Death Provide the Peace You Sought."   These days, Assassin's Creed is known for its yearly releases. Like clockwork, a new, main, console-based AC story comes out every year, but we'll ...

Posted by Zak Wojnar On September - 15 - 2014 1 Comment
deadrising

Yeah, I just got an exclusive, because I'm cool like that. Dead Rising is the mystery adaptation of the popular Capcom video game series, to be directed by Zack Lipovsky, a ...

Posted by Zak Wojnar On September - 12 - 2014 0 Comment
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In another example of how time flies, we will soon witness the season 5 premiere of The Walking Dead.  AMC has decided to get us revved up for the new ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On September - 8 - 2014 0 Comment
AssassinsCreed

  Spoilers, so... Ya know. Also, this is not a review. It's a recap/retrospective, so chill out. Assassin's Creed was the surprise hit of 2007, one of those games that came from ...

Posted by Zak Wojnar On August - 29 - 2014 1 Comment