Category Movie Reviews

Elwood Cinemas Movie Maniac Review-The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.

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Our resident Elwood Cinemas Movie Maniac, Joe Mazzola is at it again, with another great review of a movie we are currently screening. Please enjoy and check back regularly for more reviews!

The Hobbit, The Desolation of Smaug

“Truly songs and tales fall utterly short of your enormity, O Smaug the Stupendous…” In that climactic quote Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) professes not only the tyrannical presence of the sinister Dragon, Smaug, but also summarizes the scale of the second epic fantasy Peter Jackson has created in the Hobbit trilogy. The newest addition in the prequel saga that sets the stage for The Lord of the Rings picks up right where An Unexpe...

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Elwood Cinemas Movie Maniac Review- 12 Years a Slave.

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Elwood Cinemas is pleased to introduce a new feature on our website! Our resident Movie Maniac Joe Mazzola will be presenting in depth reviews of certain movies we are showing at the cinema as a regular feature! Please enjoy his first article and check back regularly for more!

12 Years a Slave

Commencing right alongside the Holidays, Oscar season is starting off great for us here at Elwood Cinemas. After the first screening of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave, I was compelled to begin my review right after leaving the theater with the impact it left still fresh...

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