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‘Kong’ fails to wow but entertains

‘Kong’ fails to wow but entertains

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexperience.com

March 22, 2017


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Dense jungle, insect-infested bogs, napalm and an underestimated enemy who just won’t quit. It’s not the Vietnam War, but Jordan Vogt-Roberts’ not exactly sly allegory for the mid-century quagmire, “Kong: Skull Island,” a delightful B-movie romp starring the gigantic ape who has been resurrected...

Film be-‘witches’

Film be-‘witches’

Tyler Mortimore, tmortimore@lmcexpereince.com

February 24, 2016


Filed under Features

After viewing Stanley Kubrick’s adaptation of “The Shining,” Stephen King lamented that it was “a fancy car without an engine,” claiming that Kubrick had taken his novel’s matriarch — a clever and strong-willed character — and turned her into a screaming idiot, capable only of slobbering...

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