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Keanu Reeves in John Wick: Chapter 2

Sarah Posted by Sarah at February 8, 2017 17:16:21 February 8, 2017 17:16:21
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First and most important: Nothing bad happens to the dog. In fact, the first fifteen minutes of John Wick: Chapter 2 play like something of an apology for the first fifteen minutes of John Wick, as Chapter 2 opens with a rousing car chase and a surprisingly funny recap of the first movie. Once again, John Wick is introduced as “Baba Yaga”, the nominally retired, boogeyman hitman whose name alone is enough to cause hardened criminals to sigh and grimly accept that they are about to die. Full Story

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Team Moonlight at the Nominees Luncheon

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 7, 2017 15:13:05 February 7, 2017 15:13:05
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Have you seen Moonlight yet? Moonlight is challenging La La Land for Best Picture. It’s an underdog though, especially since La La Land just took the Directors Guild and the Producers Guild award before that. There is, however, some backlash about La La Land. I liked La La Land. I liked it very much. Full Story

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Stranger Things returns to remind you of stuff

Sarah Posted by Sarah at February 7, 2017 14:22:37 February 7, 2017 14:22:37

During the Super Bowl the first teaser for the second season of Stranger Things premiered and people are super into it. It has Eggos, Ghostbusters—boys once again!—and Eleven, so of course the internet is excited. The opening with the vintage Eggo Waffles commercial and the way it cuts to Eleven is slick. Full Story

The Guardian’s golden villainess

Sarah Posted by Sarah at February 6, 2017 18:10:35 February 6, 2017 18:10:35

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 also threw up an “extended” spot online following their in-game ad during the Super Bowl, and of all the movies advertised during the game, this one went over the best. (I thought more people would be into Logan but consensus in the room was that it looks “depressing”. Full Story

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Transformers 5: Metal Gear Nonsense

Sarah Posted by Sarah at February 6, 2017 16:02:15 February 6, 2017 16:02:15
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Transformers: The Last Knight aired a TV spot during the Super Bowl and then released an “extended look” online, so just in case thirty seconds inside a trash compactor isn’t enough for you, you can watch the 54-second extended spot for maximum noise and nonsense. Or you can just go to the nearest actual trash compactor and watch that run through a cycle and experience the same exact thing. Full Story

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Pirates Of The Caribbean 5: Johnny Depp needs money

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 6, 2017 14:38:59 February 6, 2017 14:38:59

So many movie trailers during the Super Bowl, including a new one for Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, aka Johnny Depp needs money. It’s not that expectations were never high for Pirates 5 given how much money it cost to make. Full Story