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Review: Last House on the Left '09

In On Film on March 21, 2009 at 10:01 am

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Well, I am in total shock. I went into this movie expecting another wretched remake that would just join the ranks of the other remakes that have came and went (and sucked). But you know what? This movie wasn’t that bad. Yes, you read that right. This was actually a good remake. Now I’m still totally against remaking horror movies (or any other movie for that matter), but nonetheless, this movie was actually good.

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Review: "Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun Li"

In On Film on March 21, 2009 at 2:00 am

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Starring: Kristin Kreuk, Neal McDonough, Michael Clark Duncan, Taboo, Robin Shou, Chris Klein, Moon Bloodgood

Director: Andrzej Bartkowiak

Writer: Justin Marks

It wasn’t that long ago that “Street Fighter” dominated everything.  The arcade games have always been something special, for sure.  After all, the first one used revolutionary (read: gimmicky) air buttons that would change the strength of an attack based on how hard you hit them.  The first take of “Street Fighter II” had people lined up at arcades for hours. Then, there was “Street Fighter II'(Dash)”, on the arcades and home consoles, and honestly if you’ve never played this, then CLOSE THE BROWSER RIGHT NOW.  You’re not really going to enjoy anything on this site, because you have no soul. But after that you had the Street Fighter Alpha series, Street Fighter 3: Third Strike, and then recently Street Fighter 4, which Derk really, really loves.

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