Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013)

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Ben
Like I said in my review for Star Trek, I was never a huge fan of this franchise growing up. Consequently, I’ve never seen Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, which is where this sequel gets much of its plot (With a twist, of course, thanks to the time travel shenanigans that impacted the first movie.). Continue reading

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

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Ben
I really enjoyed this film. My only real problem with it is that it isn’t Die Hard 4. When I saw this film in theatres, I spent most of the second half tweaking the plot so that it could be John McLane saving the president, rather than Gerard Butler. It has become a big bugbear of mine now that this quality action film is not a member of the Die Hard franchise, as it would seemingly fit perfectly. Continue reading