Archive | Eric Valdez


Your Quick & Simple Review: 12 Strong

In the wake of Sept. 11, Capt. Mitch Nelson (Chris Hemsworth) leads a U.S. Special Forces team into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission. Once there, the soldiers develop an uneasy partnership with the Northern Alliance to take down the Taliban and its al-Qaida allies. Outgunned and outnumbered, Nelson and his forces face overwhelming odds in […]

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In Movie Theaters This Weekend

Hostiles: In the late 1800’s, Army Capt. Joseph Blocker (Christian Bale) reluctantly agrees to escort a dying Cheyenne war chief (Wes Studi) and his family back to their tribal land in Montana.  Soon they find a young widow (Rosamund Pike) whose family was killed on the plains. The travelers must now band together to survive a […]

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Your Quick & Simple Review: “Insidious: The Last Key”

Elise Rainier (Lin Shaye) returns to the house she grew up in. Accompanied by her two investigative partners, Rainier travels to Five Keys to confront and destroy her greatest fear — the demon that she accidentally set free years earlier. So I’ve been a fan of this series and was excited for this latest installment, Chapter […]

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My Top 10 Favorite Movies of 2017

It was a pretty good year for movies and I actually believe I saw more good ones than I did bad.  But since I tend to watch more than 150 films a year, trying to come up with just my Top 10 favorites, that’s easier said than done. #10 Professor Marston & The Wonder Women […]

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Your Quick & Simple Review: “Molly’s Game”

Based on the true story of Olympic-class skier, Molly Bloom, who ran the world’s most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested in the middle of the night by 17 FBI agents wielding automatic weapons. Her players included Hollywood royalty, sports stars, business titans and finally, unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob. […]

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