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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Independent films have a way of putting a spotlight on truth and reality that is sometimes hard to believe. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is one of those stories that has moments that are so unbelievable that they have to be real. It’s the story of a mother who decides to make her case across […]

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Phantom Thread

Phantom Thread is the story of Reynolds Woodcock… A celebrated European dress designer. Beyond that, it is also the story of Reynolds Woodcock and Alma Elson; A waitress he takes on as a companion and muse. This movies speaks to the entanglement between these two stories and how they ultimately come to work together. Story: […]

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Call Me By Your Name

This movie and review are going to be difficult for me… The depth of this film has me paralyzed… I feel like words are just not enough, but, here we go… Call Me By Your Name is a love story. An unconventional love story. It represents a moment in time between two people that they […]

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Lady Bird

I told someone I went to see Lady Bird. She asked what it was about. I responded that it was about a high school girl in Sacramento going through her senior year… (Insert crickets here) After the long pause she said, “Is that it?” I said, “That’s it.” That’s it. BUT, it travels through her […]

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Get Out

This movie is the story of a professional black man who finds himself in a position with which all black men must consider: Dating a white woman, going to meet her family for the weekend and what ensues as a result. Story: Comedian Jordan Peele wrote, produced and directed this film. It’s an eye-opening social […]


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The Travel Ban

So we’ve had a new President for approximately two weeks and we already have our first controversy – The U.S. travel ban. It’s an executive order put in place by President Trump restricting entry to the United States ...
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The last time we elected a president, we changed history. The United States of America elected it’s first president from and underrepresented group. Even better, the battle for the nomination was historic – It came down...
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America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses

I needed to get new glasses. Or so I thought. It had been almost 10 years since my last eye exam, so, it was at least time for that. So, I started out on my quest to find just the right pair of frames. Had no idea that picking ...
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Brasserie Beck


Bottom Line 4 / 5 - Very Good
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