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Title: Tomorrowland
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Year: 2015
Director: Brad Bird
Writer: Damon Lindelof (Screenwriter), Brad Bird (Screenwriter), Damon Lindelof (Story By), Brad Bird (Story By), Jeff Jensen (Story By)
Rating: Rated PG : Sequences of Sci-Fi Action Violence and Peril, Thematic Elements, and Language
Length: 130 Min.
Video: Widescreen 2.20:1
Audio: English: DTS-HD Master Audio: 7.1, Audio Descriptive: Dolby Digital: 2-Channel Stereo, French: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Spanish: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Portuguese: Dolby Digital: 5.1
Subtitles: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish

Stars:
George Clooney as Frank Walker
Hugh Laurie as Nix
Britt Robertson as Casey Newton
Raffey Cassidy as Athena
Tim McGraw as Eddie Newton
Kathryn Hahn as Ursula

Plot:
Dreamers Wanted...Disney invites you to an incredible world of epic imagination where anything is possible. Buckle your seat belt, as the director of The Incredibles takes your family on an action-packed thrill ride!

Join former boy genius Frank (George Clooney), optimistic, science-minded teen Casey (Britt Robertson), mysterious Athena (Raffey Cassidy) and the brilliant David Nix (Hugh Laurie) in a world of pure Disney imagination. Tomorrowland transports you on an inspiring and magical journey of wonder and adventure to a place where if you can dream it, you can do it.

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My Thoughts:

I found this one to be an entertaining film. I think the cast did a fine job... I especially think the two young girls in this film were very good, and the story line easily kept my attention. Worth the time put in to watch it.

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Title: Hidden Figures
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Year: 2016
Director: Theodore Melfi
Writer: Allison Schroeder (Screenwriter), Theodore Melfi (Screenwriter), Margot Lee Shetterly (Original Material By)
Rating: Rated PG : Thematic Elements and Some Language
Length: 127 Min.
Video: Widescreen 2.39:1
Audio: English: DTS-HD Master Audio: 7.1, Audio Descriptive: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Spanish: Dolby Digital: 5.1, French: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Portuguese: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Czech: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Hindi: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Other: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Hungarian: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Thai: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Turkish: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Commentary: Dolby Digital: 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles: Arabic, Bahasa, Bulgarian, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, English, French, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Korean, Portuguese, Romanian, Serbian, Slovakian, Slovenian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, Commentary, Other

Stars:
Taraji P. Henson as Katherine G. Johnson
Octavia Spencer as Dorothy Vaughan
Janelle Monáe as Mary Jackson
Kevin Costner as Al Harrison
Kirsten Dunst as Vivian Mitchell
Jim Parsons (1973) as Paul Stafford

Plot:
Hidden Figures tells the incredible untold story of Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe)—brilliant African-American women working at NASA who served as the brains behind the launch into orbit of astronaut John Glenn, a stunning achievement that turned around the Space Race. The visionary trio crossed all gender and racial lines and inspired generations.

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My Thoughts:

I have to say I loved this film. A truly interesting and powerful story with a great cast. I could not turn away from this film. It grabbed my attention so easily that I was surprised when it was over. And this film is just over 2hrs long! If you are like me and enjoy true stories this is one not to miss. I highly recommend it! I can hardly wait to watch it again when I show it to Gen and Moira.

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Title: Top Gun: Special Collector's Edition
Year: 1986
Director: Tony Scott (1944)
Rating: 15 år
Length: 110 Min.
Video: Widescreen 2.35:1
Audio: English: Dolby TrueHD: 5.1, English: DTS-HD Master Audio: 6.1 (Discrete), French: Dolby Digital EX: 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1), German: Dolby Digital: Dolby Surround, Italian: Dolby Digital: Dolby Surround, Spanish: Dolby Digital EX: 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1), Commentary: Dolby Digital: 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles: Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Norwegian, Spanish, Swedish, Commentary

Stars:
Tom Cruise
Kelly McGillis
Val Kilmer
Anthony Edwards (1962)
Tom Skerritt
Michael Ironside

Plot:
Lieutenant Pete "Maverick" Mitchell is an expert United States Naval Aviator. When he encounters a pair of MiGs over the Persian Gulf, his wingman is clearly outflown and freaks. On almost no fuel, Maverick is able to talk him back down to the carrier. When his wingman turns in his wings, Maverick is moved up in the standings and sent to the Top Gun Naval Flying School. There he fights the attitudes of the other pilots and an old story of his father's death in combat that killed others due to his father's error. Maverick struggles to be the best pilot, stepping on the toes of his other students and in another way to Charlie Blackwood, a civilian instructor to whom he is strongly attracted.

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My Thoughts:
Woah, to be honest i havent watched this one in ages. Havent watched it in HD at all, and today i decide to check out the bluray, and the movie itself is ofcourse amazing. Great cast who works well together. Great moments trough-out ofc. The movie is a classic! Nothing to it. A classic. And i have to say the transfer is great aswell. The sound and picture is much better then the dvd. And this special discset bluray got alot more extras too. This set is just a must have.

My Rating:
6/6
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Title: Kong: Skull Island: 4K Ultra HD
Year: 2017
Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Rating: Rated PG-13 : Intense Sequences of Sci-Fi Violence and Action, and for Brief Strong Language
Length: 118 Min.
Video: Widescreen 2.40:1
Audio: English: Dolby TrueHD: 7.1, Audio Descriptive: Dolby Digital: 5.1, French: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Spanish: Dolby Digital: 5.1
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish

Stars:
Tom Hiddleston
Samuel L. Jackson (1948)
Brie Larson
John C. Reilly
John Goodman (1952)
Corey Hawkins

Plot:
A team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers explore an uncharted island in the pacific, but their mission of discovery becomes the ultimate battle between man and nature when they ventue into the domain of the might Kong.

Extras:
Audio Commentary
Deleted Scenes
Digital Copy

My Thoughts:
I've wanted to watch this ever since i saw the thrailer, and i've finally watched it. And the movie was actually real great! Lot of big names who worked great together. I've since i watched 'Room' i've enjoyed Brie Larson's work. She was great in 'Room' and she was good in this aswell. Great spots trough-out. And the sound and picture are also great in this one aswell. All in all, a great movie. Check it out!

My Rating:
5/6
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Title: The Fate of the Furious
Year: 2017
Director: F. Gary Gray
Rating: Rated PG-13 : Prolonged Sequences of Violence and Destruction, Suggestive Content, and Language
Length: 136 Min.
Video: Widescreen 2.40:1
Audio: English: DTS-HD Master Audio: 7.1, Audio Descriptive: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Spanish: DTS: 5.1, French: DTS: 5.1, Commentary: Dolby Digital: 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish

Stars:
Vin Diesel
Jason Statham (1972)
Dwayne Johnson (1972)
Michelle Rodriguez
Tyrese Gibson
Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges

Plot:
Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson and Michelle Rodriguez lead an all-star cast as the global blockbuster franchise delivers its most action-packed, high octane adrenaline rush yet in The Fate of the Furious. Now that Dom (Diesel) and Letty (Rodriguez) are married and Brian and Mia have retired from the game—and the rest of the crew has been exonerated—the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman (Oscar® winner† Charlize Theron) seduces Dom into the world of crime he can't seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before. From the shores of Cuba and the streets of New York City to the icy plains off the arctic Barents Sea, our elite force will crisscross the globe to stop an anarchrist from unleashing chaos on the world's stage..and bring home the man who made them a family.

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My Thoughts:
So, Fast & The Furious has always been a guilty pleasure of mine. Always enjoyed the movies, the car chases, cool cars etc. But the latest movies has turned in to pure action movies with less and less car scenes. Still good movies, dont get me wrong. But not "a car" movie franchise anymore. Still some cool moments here and there. But for the last two movies (9/10) i hope they will go back to what they started with. Would be awesome. But all in all, its a movie you have to watch anyways. And i enjoyed it tho.

My Rating:
4.5/6
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Can't do updates right now... so may as well watch  and review some movies.
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Title: New in Town
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Year: 2009
Director: Jonas Elmer
Writer: Kenneth Rance (Writer), C. Jay Cox (Writer)
Rating: Rated PG : Language and Some Suggestive Material
Length: 97 Min.
Video: Widescreen 1.85:1
Audio: English: Dolby TrueHD: 5.1, French: Dolby Digital: 5.1, Commentary: Dolby Digital: 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles: English, Spanish

Stars:
Renée Zellweger as Lucy Hill
Harry Connick, Jr. as Ted Mitchell
Siobhan Fallon [Siobhan Fallon Hogan] as Blanche Gunderson
J. K. Simmons as Stu Kopenhafer
Mike O'Brien as Lars Ulstead
Frances Conroy as Trudy Van Uuden

Plot:
Award-winning actress Renee Zellweger stars as Lucy Hill, a high-powered executive in love with her upscale Miami lifestyle. Seeking to snag a big promotion, Lucy agrees to move to a remote Minnesota town to oversee the restructuring of a blue collar manufacturing plant. After enduring icy roads, freezing weather and a chilly reception from the locals, she soon warms up to the small town and its people - especially the town's handsome union representative (Harry Connick, Jr.). What begins as a job assignment becomes the best thing ever to happen to her in this heartwarming comedy that proves that the warmest people are often in the coldest places.

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My Thoughts:

I found this one to be fun. Is entertaining enough to keep my attention with ease... but like most Rom-Coms it is very predictable. Definitely worth the time put in to watch it.

My Rating:
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Title: The Forbidden Kingdom: Special Edition
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Year: 2008
Director: Rob Minkoff
Writer: John Fusco (Writer)
Rating: Rated PG-13 : Sequences of Martial Arts Action and Some Violence
Length: 104 Min.
Video: Anamorphic Widescreen 2.40:1
Audio: English: Dolby Digital EX: 5.1 (Matrixed 6.1)
Subtitles:

Stars:
Jet Li as The Monkey King
Michael Angarano as Jason Tripitikas
Jackie Chan as Old Hop
Alexis Bridges as Kam
Juana Collignon as Southie Girl
Morgan Benoit as Lupo

Plot:
Individually, they've starred in the most adrenaline-pumping martial-arts adventures ever. Together for the first time, Jet Li and Jackie Chan join forces to create the greatest epic of them all - The Forbidden Kingdom. As ancient Chinese warriors, they must train and mentor a 21st century kung-fu fanatic who's been summoned to fight a centuries-old battle and free the imprisoned Monkey King. If you're a fighting fan, the wait is over. The team is ready. The Kingdom has arrived.

Extras:
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Bonus Trailers
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My Thoughts:

This is one I enjoyed a lot. It has a good mixture of Martial Arts. Adventure and Fantasy... with just the right amount of comedy sprinkled in. It was fun seeing Jackie Chan and Jet Li in a film together. This is one I hope to upgrade to Blu-Ray.

My Rating:
Pete
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