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People's Movie Critic Archive

  • Lamar reviews - Ouija

    Well, Todd finally got his way and instead of seeing John Wick, a movie that might finally cure me of my disdain for Keanu Reeves, I saw the movie about the Ouija Board. What I didn’t tell Todd was my reluctance was not just based on me not liking horror movies. I have a past with the Ouija Board Sometimes when Daddy was drunk and passed out in the chair me and Mama used to set up the card table and break out the Ouija Board. Looking back I’m pretty sure she wasn’t trying to bring back a spirit as much as seeing if any spirit might want my Daddy. After a while Mama said playing the Ouija Board with me was a waste of time. No matter what question she asked the answer was always bacon. She had her agenda, and I had mine. Read More
  • Lamar Reviews-Fury

    First it was Inglorious Basterds and now Fury. Brad Pitt and World War 2 go together like peanut butter and jelly. He really seems comfortable in the role of a soldier. But I expected him to be awesome, the big surprise was Shia LaBeouf who went off the deep end and disappeared. Well, he’s back, but maybe not totally. His performance is dead on the money but during filming he did pull his own tooth and refuse to shower for weeks at a time in an effort to better get into his character. Eventually he was forced to move out of the hotel where the rest of the actors and crew were staying to a bed and breakfast a few miles down the road. Read More
  • Lamar Reviews-The Judge

    I’ve been waiting on this movie ever since I saw the first trailer. Robert Duvall at 83 with a career that spans over 53 years has made over 140 movies. The man is an extraordinary actor. Robert Downey Jr. with over half that many has proven himself to be as versatile an actor as you will find. It’s been a while since he did major serious role. Since 2009 it’s been comedies and super hero movies. Read More
  • Lamar defends his choice

    We're one day closer to the people's movie critic and his review, but there's one problem. Todd and Lamar are fighting over what movie he will review. To ease the tension between the two we opened up the phones and let the listeners decide on the movie this week. Do you agree? Read More
  • Lamar reviews-Gone Girl

    Let’s be clear, before I review this movie understand that I am not a Ben Affleck fan. And for him to be in a movie where he is suspected in the disappearance and possible death of his wife makes perfect sense. So far in his career he is responsible for sinking Pearl Harbor, destroying the beloved comic book character Daredevil, and even as I speak he’s planning the slow and agonizing death of the Batman franchise. In his defense, on the positive side he has The Town, Argo, and Matt Damon. I still don’t like him. That being said he is way awesome in this movie! Read More

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