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So far Ben Rothrock has created 49 blog entries.

Knives Out

By |11/18/2019|

The Thrombey family is about as dysfunctional as the term gets. Headed by successful mystery author Harlan (Christopher Plummer), his children and grandchildren do nothing but leech off of his [...]

Motherless Brooklyn

By |11/02/2019|

In New York City during the 1950s, change is happening. The divides between races among the populace is causing protest and violence to spiral out of control. The rich are [...]

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

By |10/21/2019|

Five years ago, Angelina Jolie starred in a live action remake of Disney’s classic film, Sleeping Beauty. But this time, the film told the origins of the film’s villain, the [...]

The Addams Family

By |10/17/2019|

The Addams Family has existed since the late 1930s. Created to be an inversion of the ideal American family, they are depicted as a band of creepy, ghoulish people whose [...]

Abominable

By |09/28/2019|

In the city of Shanghai, young teen Yi (Chloe Bennet) longs for a life of adventure in the aftermath of her father’s death. She spends her days doing odd jobs [...]

The Goldfinch

By |09/16/2019|

As a child, Theo (Oakes Fegley) had a close relationship with his mother. He’s a bright kid with a promising future. That is until one day, when a visit to [...]

It: Chapter Two

By |09/07/2019|

Two years ago, we experience one of the best adaptations of a work by legendary horror author Stephen King, It: Chapter One. Nobody expected the film to be as big [...]

Good Boys

By |08/26/2019|

For as long as the genre has existed, comedies have attempted to test the limits of what can be shown on screen. Sure, their main goal is to make us [...]

The Angry Birds Movie 2

By |08/26/2019|

Now that superhero movies are no longer the bottom barrel genre of the film industry, one genre still holds that title: video game movies. This is still a tough subject [...]

The Art of Racing in the Rain

By |08/26/2019|

Thanks to the success of A Dog’s Purpose, movies about the inner thoughts of dogs are becoming very popular. There are a number of books written about the subject, and [...]