GLOW

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Total ScoreWe all grew up with wrestling. You were either one of those who continually scoffed at it as the man version of a TV soap opera, or an avid fan despite knowing it as the man version of a TV soap opera. Point being, Wrestling has been an iconic pop entertainment these past decades. Which brings us to the birth of GLOW – the new Netflix dramedy about a real-life 80’s female wrestling league, and why it’s one of this year’s must-watch Netflix series. “But Brenda, I’m not into…

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Atomic Blonde Leaves You Shaken, Not Stirred

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Total ScoreAs the latest spy blockbuster from one half the directors of iconic action movie John Wick, you’d think Atomic Blonde would live up to the hype – improve on it even, or at least follow in Wick’s dark and sexy footsteps. It tried though – and in stilettos no less. Problem is this little project is having trouble walking around in big girl shoes. With the combination of David Leitch’s experience with action movies, and Charlize Theron’s standing as a premier female action stars, many were excited with Atomic…

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Baby Driver is the Best Musical of 2017

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Total ScoreOk, so maybe not a musical musical. More of a really hip Spotify playlist put in the driver’s seat of a car with a souped-up engine. You’ll notice it right away in two first main scenes of the movie. As soon as Jon Spencer Blues Explosion kicks in with Bellbottoms, Ansel Elgort’s character Baby dives right into a magnificently choreographed car chase scene, it becomes apparent that this isn’t just a heist movie set to a cool soundtrack. By the time Harlem Shuffle plays, you will see that the…

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We Should Stop Hating On Netflix’ Death Note

We’ve seen it happen time and again. A live adaptation of our favorite anime or video game is announced. Some of us are excited, while the rest throw their heads back and roll their eyes, cracking their knuckles as they prepare to rant on social media how this new venture is out to ruin their childhood. And who could blame them? After blunders like Dragonball Evolution, The Last Airbender, and many other movies, it just feels like someone peed repeatedly in the swimming pool of nostalgia. We’d sometimes give passes,…

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