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Highly Suspect Reviews: Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

0 Submitted by on Fri, 15 June 2018, 11:09
The documentarian that brought us the Oscar award winning 20 Feet From Stardom now has turned his sights on the ultimate nostalgia, the nicest guy imaginable, an icon for all of us old enough to have grown up in his neighborhood, Mr. Rogers. But how do you make a feature-length movie about a guy who didn’t exactly live an adventure-filled life but Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Tag

0 Submitted by on Thu, 14 June 2018, 15:46
A group of old friends has been playing, one month out of the year, the same game of cross-country ‘tag’ for 30 years. Sounds like a funny premise for a movie right? It’s actually based on a true story. But true or not, you get Ed Helms, Hannibal Buress, Jake Johnson, Isla Fisher, and Jon Hamm all teamed up to Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: The Incredibles 2

0 Submitted by on Thu, 14 June 2018, 15:19
Director Brad Bird is back in the director’s chair (and Edna Mode’s skin) for this long-awaited follow-up to Pixar’s superhero movie, The Incredibles. This time around, rich benefactors (Bob Odenkirk, Catherine Keener) are helping the family pay the bills and try to make super-heroics legal again but they’re only interested in Elastigirl. Mr. Incredible becomes the stay at home dad Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Oceans 8

0 Submitted by on Thu, 07 June 2018, 10:59
Sandra Bullock plays Debbie Ocean, the sister to Clooney’s Danny (from Oceans 11, 12, and 13) and she’s got her own crew of capable and funny women ready to pull a jewel heist on an unsuspecting Anne Hathaway. With a crew like Cate Blanchette, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna, and Helena Bonham Carter, I think we were all actually Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Hotel Artemis

0 Submitted by on Thu, 07 June 2018, 10:12
Jodie Foster is ‘the nurse’ who runs a super-secret (despite its gigantic neon sign) hotel/hospital for criminals who have been injured. Members only and it’s getting pretty full on a night in the not-too-distant-future when Los Angeles is rioting, her guests aren’t exactly getting along, and the biggest bad of them all is en route. Co-starring Jeff Goldblum, Sterling K Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Hereditary

0 Submitted by on Thu, 07 June 2018, 09:55
Toni Collette plays a mother who is dealing with the loss of her own mom and isn’t dealing with it in top form. It doesn’t help that strange things seem to be happening to her two children…and then everything goes bugfuck. You know, the less said in advance about this film the better. I know you’ve heard the overwhelmingly positive Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: First Reformed

0 Submitted by on Fri, 01 June 2018, 10:41
Legendary Hollywood screenwriter Paul Schraeder writes and directs this film about Toller (Ethan Hawke), a priest overseeing a very small church kept going, despite minimum attendance, largely because of its long history. His own struggles with the death of his son who he encouraged to enlist in the military (as the family tradition dictated) is sidelined by a young parishioner Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: How To Talk to Girls at Parties

0 Submitted by on Thu, 31 May 2018, 10:38
A teenage punk (Alex Sharp) from the streets of Croydon England and his friends end up at a party populated by some serious weirdos in colored vinyl outfits but also the girl of our young protagonist’s dreams (Elle Fanning). Unfortunately, she and her vinyl-coated friends are all aliens who aren’t planning on sticking around for long. Add in a punk Continue Reading...
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Adrift

0 Submitted by on Thu, 31 May 2018, 10:23
Based on a true story (yada yada) Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin are meet-cuteing like crazy and take a sail on a rich guy’s yacht across the ocean but OMG huge storm and non-linear storytelling and TWIST and …yeah. Check out the review from Chris, George, and Michael right here....
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Highly Suspect Reviews: Upgrade

0 Submitted by on Thu, 31 May 2018, 10:13
It’s the near-future and a man (Logan Marshall-Green) who doesn’t cotton to all those new-fangled driverless cars and implanted chips finds himself paralyzed and a widower after a random attack. A wealthy man (Harrison Gilbertson) convinces him to let him secretly and with full non-disclosure implant a chip into his neck that will give him full mobility again. But there’s Continue Reading...
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