Rog's Top Ten Movie Picks
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INTO THE WOODS
To reverse a curse on their family, a baker (James Corden) and his wife (Emily Blunt) must find magical fairy tale items for a witch (Meryl Streep) in director Rob Marshall's movie musical.
The true story of Cheryl Strayed (Reese Witherspoon) and her hike of over 1,000 miles to recover from personal tragedy.
NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: SECRET OF THE TOMB
Larry (Ben Stiller) begins a quest to save the fading magic that brings the museum exhibits to life.
The life of Louis Zamperini (Jack O'Connell), from Olympic runner to WWII prisoner of war, is depicted in this fact-based film from director Angelina Jolie.
THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES
Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) and his comrades face an epic battle that will decide the future of Middle-earth.
ROG'S VIEWPOINT - Reviews for some of these
selected movies by the series creator, Roger Tennis. Rog is a movie critic, cinema expert
and film historian from the Phoenix, AZ area. He is a member of the Broadcast
Film Critics Association (Critics Choice Movie Awards), VP of the Phoenix Film Critics Society, and has spent
more than 30 years behind the camera in the broadcast industry.
Films are rated from 1 to 5
cameras, with 5 being excellent.
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A quick movie reference for your convenience. These ratings are Rog's
voting results from the BFCA's Critics' Choice Ratings and the PFCS's Favorite
Film of the Week with links to select reviews.
BIG HERO 6****
BIRDMAN or (THE UNEXPECTED VIRTUE OF IGNORANCE)****
DUMB AND DUMBER TO**
EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS***
THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES****
HORRIBLE BOSSES 2****
THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY-PART 1****
THE IMITATION GAME****
INTO THE WOODS****
THE MAZE RUNNER***
NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: SECRET OF THE TOMB***
THE NOVEMBER MAN***
PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR****
PLANES: FIRE &
THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING****
AGE OF EXTINCTION**