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David Christopher Bolling

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D.C.’s Take: “The Cloverfield Paradox”

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If you were watching Super Bowl LII, you probably watched a quick TV spot from Netflix for the next film in the unexpected “Cloverfield” franchise. “The Cloverfield Paradox” was available for streaming on Netflix right after the game. I can say that’s probably... More »

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D.C.’s Top 12 of 2017!

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Reminiscing about the best movies of the year is a joyous occasion, just thinking about the ones that stood out the most and won’t be forgotten when the year ends. 2017 wasn’t exactly the best year in the world, but a bright spot for me is going to the theater... More »

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D.C.’s Take: “Wonder”

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Never did I think this year would have multiple movies that have the word “wonder” in the title. We already know “Wonder Woman” was basically a masterpiece, but the new family film “Wonder” takes the word to new heights. Based on the New York Times bestseller,... More »

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D.C.’s Take: “Lady Bird”

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Greta Gerwig has always been a very underrated actress, especially for her work in indie films such as “Frances Ha” or “20th Century Women.” She’s also the type of girl you just want to have coffee with and just talk about…really, anything cool. But now, she’s... More »

D.C.’s Take: “Daddy’s Home 2”

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Never bring high expectations to comedy sequels. Why’s that? Because a lot of times, they don’t end up being better than or even just as hilarious as their predecessors. It’s really tough for Hollywood to bring back that initial audience to enjoy the same char... More »

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D.C.’s Take: “Thor: Ragnarok”

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Not that this is all that shocking, but 2017 is looking pretty solid for Marvel Studios, with the success of “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” and “Spider-Man: Homecoming”, respectively. Now, we have the third Marvel film to come out this year and the 17th film... More »

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D.C.’s Take: “Only the Brave”

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The greatest heroes who work daily to keep us safe in harms are firefighters. They are some of the most respectable men and women in the force, risking their lives to save us from danger in relations to fire control. Any movie that reads “based on true events”... More »

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D.C.’s Take: “Blade Runner 2049”

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  If you were alive in the summer of 1982, you probably remember some claims that that summer changed the sci-fi genre for years to come. One film to do just that was none other than “Blade Runner,” which has since been hailed as an all-time classic. Fast-forw... More »

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D.C.’s Take: “Battle of the Sexes”

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  It’s Oscar season, and that’s usually the best time for studios to release their films that they hope will be considered one of the best of the year, possibly pushing to be a real contender for the golden statuette. So what better way to get people’s attenti... More »