Archive for ‘June, 2014’

The Rover: hard lives and brutal deaths in a dystopian Australia

The world has turned to shit in some harsh future, and Eric (Guy Pearce) wants his car back. I mean, he really wants his car back.

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The Dylanologists is a must-have book for any fan, obsessive or not

Who are the people who take apart every lyric and fight for a place at the front of the stage? As it turns out, they’re just like you and me.

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22 Jump Street avoids being another lousy sequel — but just barely

Jenko and Schmidt are back — only this time, they’re going to college. And constantly reminding us we shouldn’t think this reboot is the crappy, obvious reboot it often seems to be.

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Promises are easy — doing the work is hard

The debacle that is Brazil’s preparation for the World Cup is just another example of the trend of people simply not doing their jobs.

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In Edge of Tomorrow, Tom Cruise dies, and dies, and dies, and dies some more

Cruise and Emily Blunt team up to fight really, really nasty aliens in a D-Day-like invasion set in a very dark future in what will probably end up being 2014’s best summer blockbuster.

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