Captain America: The First Avenger Throwback Movie Review

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It has been said, the people that were in their mid-20s during World War II were part of the "G.I. Generation." When it comes to the United States, this generation is more commonly known as the "greatest generation," mainly because they put service to their country over themselves. Captian America: The First Avenger is a film where this is shown front and center. Steve Rogers, throughout the film, only wants to do his duty and serve his nation like everyone else. It's this good heart and sense of duty that makes Steve perfect to become Captian America. Characters Chris Evans plays the titular Captain America. A performance that highlights the humanity and the selflessness of Rogers, he brings out the best that is inside Steve. Tommy Lee Jones plays Colonel Chester Phillips,…
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New Year’s Eve Throwback Movie Review

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Every year when the New Year rolls around, one emotion rises up in us above all else. That emotion is hope. Hope of a better year, hope of change, hope of love. And it's this hope that draws me in and makes the movie New Year's Eve an annual tradition for my wife and me to watch on New Year's Eve. As a 2011 compilation film, we start the movie by following 8 stories full of hope, although for vastly different reasons. The Cast Though it's full of A-list talents like Robert DeNiro, Zac Efron, and Michelle Pfeiffer, no one puts in an Oscar quality performance. While they are solid and believable in their roles, we just don't spend enough time with any one character to fully see any character nuances. The director,…
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