Category Archives: Movies

  1. The Dark Knight


    July 19, 2008 by Thomas Pluck

    There will be a sea of nerds waxing superfluous about the utter success of this film; I’m afraid I am …
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  2. 80’s Trash of the Week: Masters of the Universe

    July 18, 2008 by Thomas Pluck

    1987 was a great year for the action movie. Arnie would solidify his action-star status with Predator; Paul Verhoeven would …
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  3. New Watchmen Trailer!

    July 17, 2008 by Thomas Pluck

    I’m pretty psyched for this. Any problems I had with Zach Snyder’s 300were with the source material; if he stays …
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  4. Zatôichi – No Happy Endings from this Masseur

    July 17, 2008 by Thomas Pluck

    I’ll cry when I’m done killin’. I haven’t watched a traditional Japanese modern-day drama by Ozu or the like in …
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  5. The Fury … how I feel about Brian De Palma

    July 15, 2008 by Thomas Pluck

    I’m going to admit up front that Brian De Palma kicked my puppy as a child, and that’s why I …
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  6. HBO’s Making of The Dark Knight

    July 15, 2008 by Thomas Pluck

    I watched this 15 minute teaser on HBO last night; it’s quite good, it gives a real taste of what …
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  7. Batman Begins … Revisited

    July 14, 2008 by Thomas Pluck

    In anticipation for The Dark Knight, I finally got around to watching my HD disc of Batman Begins. After hearing …
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Thomas Pluck writes unflinching fiction with heart. He is the author of Blade of Dishonor, Steel Heart: 10 Tales of Crime & Suspense, and Denny the Dent. He edits anthologies to benefit PROTECT: The National Association to Protect Children, and serves as their social media editor. He hosts Noir at the Bar in Manhattan with Todd Robinson at Shade, and has been known to enjoy a pint of beer and a sloppy cheeseburger.

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