Suspension of Disbelief

Suspension of Disbelief: The Odd Life of Timothy Green

Suspension of Disbelief is a weekly feature, in which we review movies, books, TV shows, and other popular culture for the skeptical teen. Movie Title: The Odd Life of Timothy Green Genre: Fantasy, Drama Starring:  Jennifer Garner, Joel Edgerton, CJ Adams Rating: 4 out of 5 leaves

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Suspension of Disbelief: Ruby Sparks

Title: Ruby Sparks Director: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Ferris Actors: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan   I walked in to Ruby Sparks expecting something light. A bit of a rom com. A chick flick. I walked out having been hit with a whole lot more movie than I bargained for. Ruby Sparks …

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Suspension of Disbelief: ParaNorman

Not going to lie – I went to see this movie thinking it was Tim Burton’s new movie, Franknweenie. It wasn’t until it actually started that I realized I was seeing something completely different. I assume the Tim Burton movie would have been more interesting and fun to watch as …

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Suspension of Disbelief: The Watch

My favorite 6″5′ actor, good laughs and aliens. The Watch follows 4 suburban guys who form a neighbourhood watch group to catch the Costco killer only to find out… it may not be human! Dun dun dun… Title: The Watch Director: Akiva Schaffer Actors: Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn and Jonah …

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Suspension of Disbelief: The Dark Knight Rises

The third (and final) installment in this Batman trilogy came out a couple weeks ago. I went to see it the Wednesday after opening weekend thinking a Wednesday would be a safe day to avoid crowds but when we arrived the shows were sold out and had to stand in …

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Suspension of Disbelief: Watchmen

Suspension of Disbelief is a weekly feature, in which we review movies, books, TV shows, and other popular culture for the skeptical teen. Book: Watchmen Genre: Speculative, Fantasy, Superhero Fiction, Author: Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons Rating:     Four out of Five Smiley Face Badges Review: Graphic novels aren’t really my thing. I have nothing …

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Suspension of Disbelief: The Amazing Spider-Man

Some may say that this movie is coming a little too soon considering Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy is still basically fresh in its grave. I however, would not, and as much as I would like to say that such an opinion was not affected by the god-awful Spider-Man 3… it …

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Suspension of Disbelief: Neverwhere

Suspension of Disbelief is a weekly feature, in which we review movies, books, TV shows, and other popular culture for the skeptical teen. Book: Neverwhere Genre:  Fantasy, Fiction Author: Neil Gaiman Rating:  Three out of Five Black Keys Review: The story of Neverwhere is the story of London Below, the shadow world existing …

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