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Alien: Covenant (2017)

Ridley Scott and his pal, the xenomorph, return for another crack at the series in ALIEN: COVENANT - an unbalanced hybrid of the original ALIEN and...
Diamonds Are Forever

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Prometheus (2012)

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

Let's get right to it: does Marvel's GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2 recapture the spirited lightning in a bottle success of the original? The answer is...

Default Disney: The Three Caballeros (1944)

To say that THE THREE CABALLEROS is one of the most unusual entries in the Disney canon is an understatement. With flying donkeys, human/horse hybrids...
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The Circle (2017)

At the beginning of THE CIRCLE, Emma Watson's character is asked what she is most scared of. Her answer: "unfulfilled potential." No two words could best...
Aliens

Aliens (1986)

How do you successfully produce a follow-up to a critically-acclaimed science fiction classic? By hiring James Cameron. This is the story of Aliens, the...

Default Disney: “The Barnyard Battle” (1929)

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On Her Majesty's Secret Service

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ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE is often described as the dark horse of the James Bond franchise, in part due to its one-off Bond actor, George Lazenby...

Alien (1979)

Forget the now-legendary "in space, no one can hear you scream" tagline. Going by the logic of the Alien universe, it should read, "In space, no one will...

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