Panic Room

index“My room! Definitely my room!

The Scoop: 2002 R, directed by David Fincher and starring Jodie Foster, Kristen Stewart and Forest Whitaker.

Tagline: It was supposed to be the safest room in the house.

Summary Capsule: Mom and offspring hole up against the forces of two burglers and Raoul.

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Miracle Mile

miracle-mile-poster“I think it’s the insects’ turn.”

The Scoop: 1988 R, directed by Steve De Jarnatt and starring Anthony Edwards, Mare Winningham, and Denise Crosby

Tagline: There are 70 minutes to the end of the world. Where can you hide?

Summary Capsule: Guy gets a heads-up on nuclear war, then does everything wrong.

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Joel does Captain America: The Winter Soldier

captain_america_winter_soldier_movie_poster_by_alvincapalad-d5af6nf“On your left.”

The Scoop:  2014 PG-13,  directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Robert Redford

Tagline:  In heroes we trust

Summary Capsule:  Captain America suddenly finds himself chased by those he thought were his allies as well as hunted by a mysterious assassin, The Winter Soldier.  Who can he trust?

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