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Office Space (1999) Review

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Office Space (1999)
89 min|Comedy|February 19, 1999
7.8Rating: 7.8 / 10 from 221,726 usersMetascore: 68R
Three company workers who hate their jobs decide to rebel against their greedy boss.
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Office Space is revered by office workers the world over and for good reason. It's a satire of corporate and office culture that manages to ring true while being simultaneously hilarious. Nearly anyone who watches this movie will find someone that they identify with, even Milton.
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The Gift (2015) Review

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The Gift (2015)
108 min|Drama, Mystery, Thriller|August 7, 2015
7.1Rating: 7.1 / 10 from 117,898 usersMetascore: 77R
A young married couple's lives are thrown into a harrowing tailspin when an acquaintance from the husband's past brings mysterious gifts and a horrifying secret to light after more than 20 years.
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The Gift hearkens back to the late-80's to early-90's when movies like Fatal Attraction, Cape Fear and Basic Instinct were big. While it may seem initially like just any ordinary thriller, it turns out to be so much more. With an emphasis placed on characters and theme, the script manages to elevate the material above the trappings of it's genre.
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Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery (1997) Review

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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
89 min|Adventure, Comedy|May 2, 1997
7.0Rating: 7.0 / 10 from 201,661 usersMetascore: 51PG-13
A 1960s secret agent is brought out of cryofreeze to oppose his greatest enemy in the 1990s, where his social attitudes are glaringly out of place.
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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery is a hilarious send up of the James Bond franchise, especially the early 1960's ones. Mike Myers's strong script and performance is matched by a cast all on the same page and committed to the vision of said script. It's a great example of a movie that holds up over 20 years after it's release and is still as enjoyable (possibly more so) as it was when it originally hit theaters.
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Starship Troopers (1997) Review

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Starship Troopers (1997)
129 min|Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller|November 7, 1997
7.2Rating: 7.2 / 10 from 246,012 usersMetascore: 51R
Humans in a fascist, militaristic future wage war with giant alien bugs in a satire of modern world politics.
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Starship Troopers is probably one of the most misunderstood movies of all-time. It simply took a decade for enough people to see that it was a lampooning of jingoistic militarism. The movie's acting is still a bit of an issue (although the campiness could be on purpose) but on the whole, this movie manages to say quite a bit. It's worth watching today more than ever and it's special effects hold up after more than 20 years. That is impressive.
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Snowpiercer (2014) Review

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Snowpiercer (2013)
126 min|Action, Drama, Sci-Fi|July 11, 2014
7.1Rating: 7.1 / 10 from 226,496 usersMetascore: 84R
Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges.
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Snowpiercer is a masterfully constructed movie that is incredibly strong from the ground up. Working from a script that utilizes allegory as a way to show differences in class and how we view other people's inherent worth, the movie manages to turn something that could have been just a mindless, gory action movie into something with real depth and meaning. Great camerawork and excellent performances really help sell the world that Snowpiercer aims to show us. This movie deserves to be in the conversation of best sci-fi movies.
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