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The Last Starfighter - (1984 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0087597/

A high school student discovers his favorite video game was made for military recruitment.

Wholesome entertainment.



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Westworld - (1973 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0070909/

Nothing could possibly go wrong in an amusement park populated by robots.

A good-ish movie, which must have been spectacular at the time because of its original themes and spectacular presentation. It holds up very well over the few centuries since its release.



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AKA - (2023 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt27197387/

A special forces undercover guy is sent as himself to rapid-infiltrate a group of bad guys to stop a terrorist plot, but he's s nice guy deep down (or something).

Very watchable, and very French. If you know and like your French military/police type movies, you'll like this.



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Samaritan - (2022 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5500218/
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0B5M7YXZB

Years ago, a city was shaken by two super-brothers having a super-spat, but their legend lives on in a gang whose leader wants to continue the fight.

It's not particularly superhero and doesn't really establish any sort of franchise. It's not bad, and it's not great; it's just fine. It's vanilla, and sometimes that's just what you want.

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  • A single woman gets hurt on-screen and a single woman dies off-screen; equality!



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Wrath of Man - (2021 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11083552/

A man's dog son is killed, and he plays the long game to find the killers to avenge him.

Kinda plodding, but okay I guess. It's likeable but a bit flat. Don't watch it unless you're into .. I don't even know what genre this is. I guess unless you're into Jason Statham.

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  • Only a single woman gets hurt; she dies off-screen.



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The Batman - (2022 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1877830/
https://www.warnerbros.com/movies/the-batman
https://www.thebatman.com/

Stuff and a guy does things and there's a guy who likes riddles for some reason.

Nothing is explained. This is about as interesting as it's color scheme.



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Taken 3 - (2014 movie) image

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2446042/

A woman marries for wealth but when drawing out a divorce to get a bigger cut it turns out that drama occurs.

Adequate!



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Taken - (2008 movie) poster

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https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0936501/

A 17 year old girl is Taken but her father has a particular set of skills to track her down.

A solid movie.



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