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Devil’s DVD Advocacy: 30 Minutes or Less

After seeing 30 Minutes or Less, one can clearly see all the contention built of its parallels to another, more tragic story are just coincidence. Not to say 30 is drastically different, but there is no evidence the filmmakers thought that hard about the connection. They really didn’t seem to think too much about anything in this case.

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30 Minutes or Less

After seeing 30 Minutes or Less, one can clearly see all the contention built of its parallels to another, more tragic story are just coincidence. Not to say 30 is drastically different, but there is no evidence the filmmakers thought that hard about the connection.  They really didn’t seem to think too much about anything in this case.

Read the rest of this entry

Devil’s DVD Advocacy: Rio

As I sit here thinking how to make this review of the latest animated film to hit theaters, Rio, relevant to the adult readers I’m hoping we get, or hoping we get in the future, I actually thought about inserting Duran Duran lyrics in here. I truly did. Then I realized, I am better than that. Not by much, but I am. And, so is the animated selection in question. Read the rest of this entry

Rio

As I sit here thinking how to make this review of the latest animated film to hit theaters, Rio,  relevant to the adult readers I’m hoping we get, or hoping we get in the future,  I actually thought about inserting Duran Duran lyrics in here. I truly did.  Then I realized, I am better than that.  Not by much, but I am.  And, so is the animated selection in question. Read the rest of this entry

Devil’s DVD Advocacy: Zombieland

I know where I want to go when the apocalypse hits. I want to go to Zombieland.

Zombieland is different from most movies in the genre. It has a great sense of humor to it and is one of the best comedies and movies of the year. It is a fun romp through a hell on Earth from start to finish. Zombieland is the latest movie in the recent zombie revival to hit the big screen. Read the rest of this entry

Zombieland (Devil’s Advocate Review)

Set in an alternate universe, in the United States, it seems the world has been over-run by a virus that turns people into mindless zombies. Via receiving a bite from an infected, the bitten victim then succumbs and in turn, becomes a zombie themselves, causing a ripple effect where as the ratio of infected to non-infected, staggers heavily toward infected. Simple zombie ethics imply that they hunger for flesh, can only be stopped by fatal blows to the head and brain. Other than being short of intelligent, the zombies are attracted to sounds, lights & disturbances. Read the rest of this entry

Zombieland

I know where I want to go when the apocalypse hits. I want to go to Zombieland.

Zombieland is different from most movies in the genre. It has a great sense of humor to it and is one of the best comedies and movies of the year.  It is a fun romp through a hell on Earth from start to finish.  Zombieland is the latest movie in the recent zombie revival to hit the big screen. Read the rest of this entry

Adventureland DVD

I had been looking forward to seeing Adventureland for a while now.  I missed it in theaters, so I had been waiting with heavy anticipation for the DVD release.  And now it’s out and I got to say…worth the wait. Read the rest of this entry