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Reviews: Empire State and The Iceman

Two crime thrillers based on actual events hit DVD/Blu Ray last week with Empire State and The Iceman. See if either of them are worth checking out in this double review.
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Review: Elysium

Neill Blomkamp follows up District 9 with another sci fi action movie, Elysium. Can it live up to the expectations set by that spectacular debut?
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Review: World War Z

With lots of behind the scenes drama including multiple directors, delays and going over budget, it’s a pleasant surprise that World War Z is as solid as it is, even though it doesn’t come anywhere close to reaching the greatness of the book.
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Review: Arrested Development Season 4

Something most fans thought would never happen finally did this weekend as 15 new episodes of Arrested Development arrived on Netflix for the fourth season. Was it worth the wait or should we have just stuck with the original three seasons?
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Review: Olympus Has Fallen

The first of two “Die Hard in the White House” movies out this year, Olympus has Fallen not only sets the bar high for White House Down, but also puts the actual Die Hard movie released this year to shame.
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The Pull List 3/13

Tons of books out this week including more Age of Ultron, a new Wolverine, the finale of Before Watchmen: Ozymandias and comedian Paul Scheer’s comic writing debut with Aliens vs Parker.
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Review: Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning

The fourth entry in the Universal Soldier franchise shakes things up by turning the series hero, Luc Devereux, into an insane leader of renegade UniSols, being pursued by Scott Adkins, on a mission of revenge.
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Review: Dredd

Karl Urban puts on the iconic helmet of Judge Dredd for the latest attempt to adapt the classic comic series and the result is a bad ass, bloody action movie that perfectly captures the tone of the character and the comics.
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on September 25, 2012

Review: The Amazing Spider-Man

It’s been five years since Spider-Man 3 killed the Sam Raimi Spidey trilogy and Sony decided to reboot the franchise with a whole new cast and a return to Spidey’s origins with The Amazing Spider-Man. Was it worth restarting the franchise or should more time have passed before another attempt?
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Review: Prometheus

Ridley Scott returns to sci-fi with Prometheus and also returns to the Alien universe to the tell a prequel about an alien species who might have created the human race and a science team setting out to discover a planet depicted in ancient carvings and writings.
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