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Movie Review: POOLBOY: DROWNING OUT THE FURY (2012)

Posted by Jonathan Sullivan on February 26, 2012

Rated R for crude and sexual content throughout, graphic nudity, pervasive language, violence and drug use.

Starring: Kevin Sorbo, Danny Trejo, Ross Patterson, Bryan Callen

Written by: Ross Patterson

Directed by: Garrett Brawith

Distributed by: Screen Media Films

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Poolboy: Drowning Out the Fury is both far better and far worse than you think it is.

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Movie Review: HUNTED BY NIGHT (2012)

Posted by Jonathan Sullivan on January 31, 2012

Starring: Jencarlos Canela, Juan C. Bofill, Al Galvez, Seth Gordon, Sonya Smith

Written and Directed by: Juan C. Bofill

Distributed by: MTI Home Video

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Never steal bags of cocaine that fall from the sky. No good can come of it. Unless, you know, you’re a coke head.

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Movie Review: ARENA (2011)

Posted by Jonathan Sullivan on November 29, 2011

Starring: Kellan Lutz, Samuel L. Jackson, Katia Winter, Johnny Messner

Written by: Tony Giglio/Michael Hultquist/Robert Martinez

Directed by: Jonah Loop

Distributed by: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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Arena stars Kellan Lutz as David Lord, a fireman in Colorado who loses his pregnant wife (Nina Dobrev, for some reason) in a massive car wreck. Despondent, he heads to Mexico to drink away his troubles but ends up kidnapped and forced to participate in an underground fight league orchestrated by the sadistic but goofy Logan (Samuel L. Jackson, for real real). David soon finds himself fighting for his life against a host of opponents as millions watch worldwide on the internet. Will he make it out? Will he get his hands on Logan and his henchman Kaden (Johnny Messner)? Does this all seem vaguely familiar?

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