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MCR 043: “The Hunger Games”

by J. J. Lahey on October 6, 2012

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Set in a post-apocalyptic future, a boy and a girl between the ages of 12 and 18 from each of the twelve outlying districts of Panem are forced to compete in the annual “Hunger Games”, a televised fight-to-the-death. Katniss Everdeen is a 16-year-old girl from District 12, who volunteers when her younger sister Prim is selected as one of the representatives of their district. Together with the male tribute, Peeta Mellark, they head to the Capital to undergo intense training for the brutal game. Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Woody Allen, and Stanley Tucci.

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MCR 042: “The Bourne Legacy”

by Jesse Lahey on August 23, 2012

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The Bourne Legacy is the 4th installment in the Bourne franchise, starring Jeremy Renner—not as Jason Bourne—but as Aaron Cross. Taking place in a timeline parallel to that of the prior trilogy, Legacy sees Cross as a mentally and physically enhanced soldier, modified by the secret “Operation Outcome.” As Jason Bourne exposes the secret ops of the previous films, Air Force colonel Eric Byer (Edward Norton) seeks to destroy all those involved with Operation Outcome.  Dr. Marta Shearing (Rachel Weisz) escapes and, together with Cross, must fight tooth and nail avoid being eliminated by a brainwashed “super soldier” known as Larx-03.

 

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MCR 041: “The Bourne Trilogy”

Aug 16, 2012
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As we look forward to the release of The Bourne Legacy, we decided to revisit the original classic Bourne trilogy. Matt Damon stars as Jason Bourne, a former assassin suffering from extreme memory loss, dodges ruthless CIA officials and agents while he tries to rediscover his past as a trained killer, and recover his memories. Is the Bourne […]

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MCR 040: “Rocket Boys/October Sky”

Aug 9, 2012
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The #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Rocket Boys inspired the film October Sky. It’s a story of coming of age at the dawn of the 1960s, about a group of young men who dreamed of launching rockets into space — and made those dreams come true. It’s also a true story about doggedly overcoming a host of obstacles that would […]

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MCR 039: “Real Steel”

Aug 2, 2012
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Set in the near future, Real Steel focuses on Charlie Kenton’s (Hugh Jackman) struggle to redeem himself. The sport of boxing has advanced beyond the traditional into the realm of technology. Massive robots fight against one another in the ring, rather than humans. As Charlie begins piecing together scraps to build his own mechanical brawlers, he […]

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MCR 038: “The Dark Night Rises”

Jul 26, 2012
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It’s been eight years since Batman put the Joker behind bars, now a new terrorist leader named Bane overwhelms Gotham’s finest. In exile after taking the blame for Harvey Dent’s death, Batman resurfaces to protect a city that has branded him an enemy. Along with the uncertain presence of the mysterious Catwoman, Bruce Wayne must […]

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MCR 037: “Green Lantern”

Jul 19, 2012
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With the fate of Earth in the balance, hotshot test pilot Hal Jordan (Ryan Reynolds) finds himself appointed as the newest of the “Green Lanterns,”  a league of intergalactic peacekeepers bestowed with immense power. Meanwhile, after finding piece of a sinister being during an autopsy, scientist Hector Hammond (Peter Sarsgaard) gains telepathy and telekinesis at […]

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MCR 036: “The Muppets”

Jul 12, 2012
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It’s been twelve years since the Muppets did a movie together, and now they’ve split up and gone their separate ways. On vacation with his brother Gary, and Gary’s girlfriend Mary in Los Angeles, Walter, the world’s biggest Muppet fan, discovers that a greedy oil tycoon is planning to tear down the old Muppet theater. […]

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MCR 035: “The Dark Knight”

Jul 5, 2012
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As we continue our countdown to the release of The Dark Knight Rises on July 20, we look at The Dark Knight. With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the mob, who fight back by hiring a terrorist assassin, the Joker. Once they let the clown […]

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MCR 034: “Batman Begins”

Jun 28, 2012
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We begin the countdown to the release of The Dark Knight Rises on July 20 with a look at 2005′s Batman Begins. In the wake of his parents’ murder, disillusioned industrial heir Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale) travels the world seeking the means to fight injustice and turn fear against those who prey on the fearful. This […]

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