Dave Smith

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Jurassic Park 3D: Does Big-Screen Resurrection Have The Same Bite?

(1) Comments | Posted April 5, 2013 | 2:07 PM

It's incredible to think that 20 years have already gone by since the movie "65 million years in the making" was initially released.

Stepping into the theatre to see Jurassic Park 3D, though, that passage of time instantly vanished. There was a palpable excitement in the audience typical...

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Toying with Nostalgia: A Fanboy's Lament for G.I. Joe: Retaliation

(1) Comments | Posted March 28, 2013 | 2:27 PM

I'll admit it -- I'm a sucker for a good action trailer. Many times I've been lured in by that two-minute glimpse of a world that promises pure, raw escapism replete with explosions, high-speed chases and cool gadgets. Lately though, this excitement has given way to disappointment when, upon seeing...

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Seth MacFarlane: Robbing Peter To Play Ted

(25) Comments | Posted June 29, 2012 | 3:16 PM

So let's take care of the big, furry, farting, beer-guzzling elephant in the room: Is Ted simply a re-hash of Family Guy?

It's a fair question to ask; as a long-time fan of the TV show, it was certainly on my mind when I stepped...

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