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Category: Monthly Reviews

May 2017 In Review

Rounding up the month allows me to sneak a few mini reviews and thoughts on some more recent titles and to make a few comments and a recommendation on the critically […]

April 2017 In Review

When the Stanley Cup Playoffs begin here in Canada and you’ve grown up playing the game, it’s sure hard to watch as many movies as I usually do in the […]

March 2017 In Review

I don’t doubt that the highlight of the month turned out once again to be the Mad Movie Challenge from Kristina at Speakeasy but once again I try to balance my […]

February 2017 in Review

Westerns, John Wick, fun retro VHS horror movies and Canada’s own Stompin’ Tom Connors filled my viewing time this month and I DID make a concerted effort to watch some […]

January 2017 in Review

To start the year off on January 1st I decided to check in and see how Harry Potter looks while tackling the Mary Shelley legend. Victor Frankenstein (2015) For a […]

November 2016 In Review

With the calendar year coming to an end, it worked out that I saw not one but two of the best films I sat in on this year. Even better […]

October 2016 In Review

October means horror films to me and I am sure I am not alone with that opinion. That doesn’t mean I don’t try to catch other genres along the way […]

September 2016 in Review

A slower month when it came to more recent titles but that doesn’t stop me from wanting to see them. It’s just that I so love those classics. On to the […]

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