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Highly Suspect Reviews: Mile 22

1 Submitted by on Thu, 16 August 2018, 16:24
Yeah, yeah, Mark Wahlberg plays the leader of a highly trained group of military operatives (under their remote handler ‘mother’ played by John Malkovich). He talks fast and is generally kind of an asshole. So far, nothing out of the ordinary, right? Peter Berg directs…well, of course he does. But what’s this, the guy playing the character who shows up Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Crazy Rich Asians

0 Submitted by on Tue, 14 August 2018, 13:08
Jon M. Chu (director of one of Chris’s favorite guilty pleasures of all time, Step Up 3D) heads this adaptation of the popular novel about a middle-class Asian-American woman (Constance Wu) whose very serious Chinese boyfriend (Henry Golding) takes her with him to Singapore to his brother’s wedding only for her to discover he’s so rich, he’s basically royalty. Dealing Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: “Black KKKlansman”

0 Submitted by on Thu, 09 August 2018, 14:31
Spike Lee returns with this true story of a black police officer (played by John David Washington) who in the late 70s/early 80s infiltrated the Klu Klux Klan through phone calls and an odd phone pal relationship with then Grand Dragon, David Duke (Topher Grace). Since obviously, he wasn’t going to be convincing when he attended a meet in person, Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: “Never Goin’ Back”

0 Submitted by on Thu, 09 August 2018, 09:07
A24 is releasing a stoner comedy? Sure, why not. And that’s what’s UP, as Maia Mitchell (Angela) and Camilla Morrone (Jessie) have a major star turn as two teens living in shitty-town-anywhere-in-Texas who are the best of friends and share a room together, and a house with Jessie’s older brother and HIS roommate. It’s a hard-knock life, as they say, Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: “The Meg”

0 Submitted by on Thu, 09 August 2018, 08:20
Jason Statham vs Biggest Shark Ever. Say it with me, Jason Statham vs Biggest Shark Ever. I mean, you kinda have no choice but to go see it, right? It’s not like you’re expecting it to be GOOD, per say, but it’s Jason Statham vs Biggest Shark Ever so you pretty much come in with a sorta lowered expectations of Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Dog Days

0 Submitted by on Wed, 08 August 2018, 10:30
Ken Marino directs this film about a bunch of folks who don’t know each other or only kinda know each other, and their stories of love, friendship, etc, as related to adorable little pups. You know the kind of movie I’m talking about. Substitute a holiday theme for dogs and you’ve got this movie. Starring Eva Longoria, Thomas Lennon, Nina Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Disney’s Christopher Robin

1 Submitted by on Thu, 02 August 2018, 10:15
Get yourself ready to have that interminable theme song get stuck in your head again. What theme song, you ask? Well, Disney’s Christopher Robin is a Winnie The Pooh movie being tricksy. Picture the human boy from those stories, the titular character here, now all grown up into Ewan McGregor and married to Haley Atwell with a kid of his Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: The Darkest Minds

0 Submitted by on Thu, 02 August 2018, 09:51
Are ya’ll ready for another YA book adaptation! YEAH, LET ME HEAR IT, WHAT WHAT? Wait, I don’t hear anything. Oh yeah, because WE’RE ALL GETTING PRETTY TIRED OF THESE THINGS. But, here we go again only now with seemingly career-YA-actress Amandla Stenberg (you know, Rue from The Hunger Games) as the main character in a world where most kids Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: The Spy Who Dumped Me

0 Submitted by on Thu, 02 August 2018, 09:28
Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon are two best friends who are dealing with Mila just getting dumped by text (DON’T EVER DO THAT) by her boyfriend (Justin Theroux) when everything goes crazy when it turns out he was a spy, all the other spies were hunting him, and some kinda spycraft wazooie┬áis in Mila and Kate’s possession. Then off we Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Searching

0 Submitted by on Thu, 26 July 2018, 12:05
You know those Unfriended movies? The horror films where the entire movie is viewed on someone’s computer desktop. Ok, so your results may vary there but here’s a take on that genre(?) that actually is getting extremely positive reviews. Jon Cho is searching for his missing 16 year old daughter with the help of a police detective (Debra Messing) and Continue Reading...
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