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If you’re a bound-for-glory masochist, a student of evolving and interwoven themes in the arts, or just a lover of well-conceived, well-made films then I recommend Roman Polanski’s latest to ...

Posted by Ken Burke On July - 21 - 2014 0 Comment
Obvious Child

Unfortunately, it’s taken me long enough to get around to seeing Gillian Robespierre’s Obvious Child that by the time you read this review you may have a hard time finding ...

Posted by Ken Burke On July - 10 - 2014 0 Comment
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Roger Ebert was a larger-than-life figure in the world of film criticism, both physically—he admits he was up to 300 lbs. at one point before he forced himself to address ...

Posted by Ken Burke On July - 6 - 2014 0 Comment
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The latest entry in the ongoing Transformers saga has opened recently to a huge box-office response (not just domestically but also worldwide, including the biggest opening weekend ever in China, ...

Posted by Ken Burke On July - 6 - 2014 0 Comment
Galaxy View

Welcome guys to episode 58 of Galaxy View.  Joining me is my co-host with the most, Zak Wojnar.  It's that time of the year for some Michael Bay Transformers and we are ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On July - 2 - 2014 0 Comment
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As usual, there’s a lot to pick from at your local movie houses but one offering you could choose isn’t the usual loud and long extravaganza (Transformers: Age of Extinction), ...

Posted by Ken Burke On June - 27 - 2014 0 Comment
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The Michael Bay produced Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is a little more than a month away and marketing is beginning to ramp up for the film.  The first trailer shown ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On June - 24 - 2014 0 Comment
A Coffee in Berlin-5

I’ve recently posted my detailed review  of three cinematic offerings, A Coffee in Berlin, Cold in July, and 22 Jump Street, that have just about nothing to do with ...

Posted by Ken Burke On June - 22 - 2014 0 Comment
Gamers' Galaxy

Welcome to episode 36 of Gamers’ Galaxy where Mark Bridge and Zak Wojnar geek out over all things gaming.  We return from a long hiatus to give or take E3 2014. Gamers’ Galaxy ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On June - 16 - 2014 0 Comment
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The recent success of X-Men: Days of Future Past brought up all sorts of discussions of movies that use time travel to the past to correct a present catastrophe, so ...

Posted by Ken Burke On June - 14 - 2014 0 Comment
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When you encounter something like The Fault in Our Stars that you know is supposed to confront you with sad, intense situations how do you really know when what you ...

Posted by Ken Burke On June - 14 - 2014 0 Comment
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Given that the most financially-dominating experiences at your local movie houses this weekend either come directly from the Fantasy genre (or have elements of fantasy in them, even though they ...

Posted by Ken Burke On June - 8 - 2014 0 Comment
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I’ve given this discussion prompt the title of an old Bee Gees song, possibly because I recently saw Barry Gibb’s fabulous “Mythology” concert in tribute to his three deceased siblings ...

Posted by Ken Burke On June - 3 - 2014 0 Comment
Galaxy View

Welcome guys to episode 57 of Galaxy View.  Joining me on this special edition of the podcast is IGN Movie Editor Scott Collura (@scottIGN) and ScreenRant's Rob Keyes (@rob_keyes).  We discuss the ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On May - 31 - 2014 0 Comment
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You’re going to find a lot of positive critical commentary on Jon Favreau’s Chef, a textbook example of auteur filmmaking in which he’s the screenwriter, director, and lead actor.  Whether ...

Posted by Ken Burke On May - 29 - 2014 0 Comment
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"In the future, do I make it?" "...No. But we have a chance to change that." It's may be hard to believe, but Days of Future Past is the seventh entry in ...

Posted by Zak Wojnar On May - 26 - 2014 0 Comment
Galaxy View

Welcome guys to episode 56 of Galaxy View.  Joining me is my co-host with the most, Zak Wojnar.  We discuss the new title for Man of Steel 2 and the Guardians of ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On May - 22 - 2014 0 Comment
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  I’m a little late in getting around to calling attention to the latest minor-crimes-against-humanity slapstick comedy starring Seth Rogen because I was distracted by Godzilla (he was attacking San Francisco; ...

Posted by Ken Burke On May - 21 - 2014 0 Comment
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In 2012 the Avengers and X-Men went toe to toe with each other in a massive storyline aptly titled Avengers VS X-Men, or AVX for short.  The story line was ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On May - 21 - 2014 0 Comment
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One of the biggest news that came out of Comic Con last year was the announcement of the Batman VS Superman film.   The was the  film that comic book fans ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On May - 21 - 2014 0 Comment
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Two of the new offerings at your local (or not) cineplex couldn’t be any more different in content, tone, budget, and production complexities (although they come closest on that last ...

Posted by Ken Burke On May - 15 - 2014 0 Comment
Galaxy View

Welcome guys to episode 55 of Galaxy View.  Joining me is my co-host with the most, Zak Wojnar.  We discuss the new Star Wars casting and Zack Snyder directing Justice League.  Then ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On May - 9 - 2014 0 Comment
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Given that Popculture Galaxy is New York City-based, it seems only right that this mini-essay that deals with two cinematic depictions of the Big Apple should go under Featured Posts, ...

Posted by Ken Burke On May - 9 - 2014 0 Comment
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The prospect of doing prequels to beloved properties is always a touchy one when it comes to fan reactions.  The first hindrance is one of "Why go back?  Why not ...

Posted by Mark Bridge On May - 8 - 2014 0 Comment
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If you can get to your local movie house fast enough you may be able to catch at least one of these currently-running (I hope) history-based films which cover ...

Posted by Ken Burke On May - 1 - 2014 0 Comment