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Jupiter Ascending – Review

Published on February 6, 2015 By Pass Me The Popcorn

By Ari Dassa     Oh, Wachowskis, how high you aim and how close you came to achieving something titanic.   As is, Jupiter Ascending is a fun midnight movie, like a crazy Roger Corman production with a mega budget and some next level action and VFX.   I enjoyed the ride for the most […]

The Wolf of Wall Street – Movie Review by Ari Dassa

Published on December 26, 2013 By Pass Me The Popcorn

  By Ari Dassa   Maybe it’s New York that woke Scorsese up. The Wolf of Wall Street brings him back to his beloved city, the first time he’s set a film there since Gangs of New York in ’02. It’s his best work since then, and great to see him firing on all cylinders […]

Gravity – Movie Review by Ari Dassa

Published on August 31, 2013 By Pass Me The Popcorn

  By Ari Dassa   It seems like every year a new movie is hyped as being a “game changer” because of new technological advancements with digital cinema, CGI and 3D, but the reality is that very few of these movies live up to their promise. This year Alfonso Cuaron’s survival-in-space thriller “Gravity” is the […]