‘Conan the Barbarian’ (2011) review: Blood, anyone?

Lots of violence, little plot in ‘Conan’ remake

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‘Bridesmaids’ (2011) review: Fellas, meet your match

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‘Fast Five’ (2011) review: The laws of physics don’t apply in Rio

http://rcm-na.amazon-adsystem.com/e/cm?t=silvescree-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=B0056BU3I2&ref=qf_sp_asin_til&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr ‘Fast Five’ goes faster, harder and crazier Sequels, especially those that don’t follow chronological order, are tenuous at best. Thankfully, we don’t have that issue with “Fast Five,” the […]

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‘Scream 4’ (2011) review: The rules have changed (if not the movie)

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‘Sucker Punch’ (2011) review: An escape from reality

http://rcm-na.amazon-adsystem.com/e/cm?t=silvescree-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=B004EPYZUI&ref=qf_sp_asin_til&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr ‘Sucker Punch’ a mind-blowing display of action UPDATED – A visually stunning creation, Zack Synder’s newest movie leaves you a littled dazzled, a little confused and a little wanting. A […]

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‘Hanna’ (2011) review: You can take the girl out of the wild, but…

http://rcm-na.amazon-adsystem.com/e/cm?t=silvescree-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=B005CMSDKA&ref=qf_sp_asin_til&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr ‘Hanna’ a no-holds-barred coming-of-age story Reminiscent of “Kick-ass,” where a 13-year-old Chloe Grace Moretz ruthlessly shot, slashed and eviscerated an entire extras cast while spewing expletives rapid-fire style, “Hanna,” […]

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‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ (2011) review: Justice (at least some form of it)

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‘Limitless’ (2011) review: Remember, kids, drugs are good for you

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‘Paul’ (2011) review: Trying to get home, one probing joke at a time

http://rcm-na.amazon-adsystem.com/e/cm?t=silvescree-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=B0050PYNO4&ref=qf_sp_asin_til&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr ‘Paul,’ while funny, leaves you wanting more UPDATED – Few things in life amaze us like thinking about space and all of its wonders. And while many agree the […]

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‘Red Riding Hood’ (2011) review: A new ‘Twilight’ (with actual werewolves)

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‘Battle Los Angeles’ (2011) review: It wouldn’t be LA without smog (and aliens)

http://rcm-na.amazon-adsystem.com/e/cm?t=silvescree-20&o=1&p=8&l=as1&asins=B004ULEEY8&ref=qf_sp_asin_til&fc1=000000&IS2=1&lt1=_blank&m=amazon&lc1=0000FF&bc1=000000&bg1=FFFFFF&f=ifr ‘Battle Los Angeles’ merges mediocrity, lack of ingenuity into lame catastrophe UPDATED – Twenty minutes into “War of the Worlds” — oops, wrong movie — “Jarhead” — argh, wrong […]

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‘Rango’ (2011) review: There must be something in the water

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‘I Am Number Four’ (2011) review: All of the angst, only some of the magic

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‘Hall Pass’ (2011) review: Can we get a hall pass from this movie?

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