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Movies to See Right Now

Recommended movies to see in theaters this week: My top recommendation is The Lost City of Z, a thoughtful and beautifully cinematic revival of the adventure epic genre. In Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York … Continue reading

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Least Convincing Movie Monsters

Tomorrow, June 10, Turner Classic Movies is airing two films on my list of Least Convincing Movie Monsters.   We’ll get to see The Black Scorpion and The Killer Shrews. In The Killer Shrews, the voraciously predatory mutant shrews are played … Continue reading

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Least Convincing Movie Monsters

In honor of Godzilla, here’s my list of Least Convincing Movie Monsters.  Note that Godzilla himself (even in the original 1954 Gojira) is too realistic to make my top ten. Enjoy. Tweet

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Least Convincing Movie Monsters

Given the Cowboys & Aliens hubbub and my post on 1994’s Oblivion, I’ve been thinking about phony looking movie monsters.  So here’s my list of the Least Convincing Movie Monsters.  These monsters are so bad that Godzilla doesn’t even make … Continue reading

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