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Scoob! (2020)
Two and Half Stars

Scoob! ain’t half bad.  Actually, I take that back.  It’s exactly half bad.  The shock is that it’s even half good.  

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Capone (2020)

On one hand, this represents a new angle on the Capone legend.  Unfortunately, this is also an eccentric, unpleasant film that gets lost telling a story nobody was asking to hear.

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Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020)

If Unplanned represented a pig slathered in lipstick, Never Rarely is beautiful in its unadorned frankness.   

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The Last Full Measure (2020)

For all its good intent and ardent tone, The Last Full Measure is also a relentlessly underwhelming movie.

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Like a Boss (2020)

For anybody who thought any of this might be worth at least a slight chuckle, you’ve been warned.  Like a Boss sinks like a lead balloon.

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The Call of the Wild (2020)

The decision to digitally anthropomorphize Buck actually fails the film on two levels.

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The Way Back (2020)

The Way Back might cover a lot of familiar ground, but at least it does so with quite a bit of skill and sensitivity.  

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Fantasy Island (2020)

begin this review by asking two favors of you, dear readers.  Numero Uno:  Can anyone explain…

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Trolls World Tour (2020)

I’ll put it this way for parents:  During this time of epic isolation, Trolls 2 should buy you just enough time to enjoy two El Presidente margaritas.  

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Bloodshot (2020)

The good news is that babbling drunk is really the only way to survive the rest of the movie.  If you still wish to proceed, then grab a fifth of Mezcal and consider yourselves warned.

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