Author Archives: Reid Currier


An ex-Floridian, ex-Baltimorian now living in Arizona, Reid wants to get into a career that involves web-design, but for now enjoys working on critiQal in his spare time.

Dr. No (1962) [Review]

110 min May 08, 1963 |

Plot: British secret agent James Bond (Connery) battles the mysterious Dr. No (Wiseman), a scientific genius bent on destroying the U.S. space program. Bond travels to Jamaica where he encounters the beautiful Honey Rider (Ursula Andress) and confronts the megalomaniac in his evil island lair.

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Support the Girls (2018)

90 min August 24, 2018

Plot: Lisa Conroy (Hall) is the last person you’d expect to find in a highway-side ‘sports bar with curves’,–but as general manager at Double Whammies, she’s come to love the place and its customers. An incurable den mother, she nurtures and protects her girls fiercely – but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction…Double Whammies sells a big, weird American fantasy, but what happens when reality pokes a bunch of holes in it?

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We the Animals (2018)

94 min August 10, 2018

Plot: Us three, us brothers, us kings. Manny (Kristian), Joel (Gabriel) and Jonah (Rosado) tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions of their father and Ma dreams of escape, Jonah, the youngest, embraces an imagined world all his own.

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Game Night (2018) [Review]

100 min February 23, 2018 | | | |

Plot: Max (Bateman) and Annie’s (McAdams) weekly couples game night gets kicked up a notch when Max’s charismatic brother, Brooks (Chandler), arranges a murder mystery party, complete with fake thugs and faux federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it’s all part of the game…right? But as the six uber-competitive gamers set out to solve the case and win, they begin to discover that neither this game – nor Brooks – are what they seem to be.

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Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010) [Review]

97 min September 10, 2010 | | |

Plot: In a world ravaged by a virus infection, turning its victims into the Undead, Alice (Jovovich) continues on her journey to find survivors and lead them to safety. A new lead from an old friend that promises a safe haven from the Undead leads them to Los Angeles, but when they arrive they find themselves in a deadly trap.

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“ReBoot” (TV)

ENDED (November 30, 2001) | | | |

Synopsis: Welcome to the city of Mainframe, a computer system inhabited by binomes and sprites who go about their business, trying to keep everything running smoothly. Unfortunately, they live under the constant threat of the User, whose games wreak havoc if left unchecked, and the viruses Hexadecimal (Millner) and Megabyte (Jay), who seek to infect and replace the system core with their own malicious code. That’s where Guardian Bob (Benyaer) comes in. Armed with his versatile key-tool, Glitch, he tries to keep citizens safe, upholding his mandate: “To Mend and Defend”.

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