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6 'n 90!  Da Man reviews six films in ninety seconds.

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The Green Hornet.  Are the Green Hornet and Kato villains or heroes?  Or maybe both.  Or maybe neither.  Then again, maybe they're just a couple of annoying slackers.

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The Dilemma. Two friends create a device that makes a silent electric vehicle roar like a rumbling muscle car.  The Dilemma is a lot like that device.  Look under the hood of this comedy, and you won't find any laughs, just a lame drama pretending to be something it isn't.

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The Rite.  "The power of house payments compels you!  The power of house payments compels you!"  Maybe this explains why Anthony Hopkins is in The Rite.

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The Misfits remember film composer John Barry.

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The Company Men.  How can a film starring Tommy Lee Jones, Chris Cooper, and Kevin Costner go wrong?  The answer?  Ben Affleck.

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The Misfits make their Oscar predictions.

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January 23.  'Nuff said.

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6 'n 90.  Da Man reviews six movies in ninety seconds.

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Tron: Legacy.  In this case, the legacy isn't special effects so much, as it is lame, lazy story-telling.

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How do You know.  A film so close to being a non-experience, that these questions almost always come up: "How do you know it's started?  How do you know it's playing?  How do you know it's over?"

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Season of the Witch.  Welcome to the middle ages--for movies that is.  It's that dark time between the holiday blockbusters and the Academy Awards.  It'll take more than a couple of knights with good intentions to save a movie released during this period.

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Cinescopes.  Forget about what the stars have to say--what do our favorite films reveal about us?

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