The Movie Jerks

Comedians JP Fournier and Shawn Gramiak take on the task of making people love the movies they hate... Or hate them more.

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METAMORPHOSIS: This Doc Could (and Should) Change Your World
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METAMORPHOSIS: This Doc Could (and Should) Change Your World
As much a work of art as a cautionary tale, Metamorphosis takes it place alongside Koyaanisqatsi, Powaqqatsiand Naqoyqatsi, with its lush visuals and mesmerizing soundscape. In fact, it will send me back down the rabbit hole of those three other documentaries, just to see how many of their prophe...
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A Must See Documentary Feature
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MetamorphosisNow, this is how we inform people. Just as a caterpillar metamorphoses into a butterfly, our world is changing metamorphosing into something new with some destructive results. We see the loss of species, the devastation of cities and towns from forests fires, and the vanishing of eco...
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Pride Week Films
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Being that my schedule is currently jammed packed, I regretfully will be missing out on some of the fun events happening this Pride Week. However, to still show my support, I have filled my movie time with LDBT Films. Here's 15 that I have watched this month and few others that deserve a sec...
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End of the World movies
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After receiving our Alberta Emergency Alert test, I thought it might be appropriate to delve into post apocalyptic films, specifically movies that take place before, during, or after a nuclear bomb or just the end of the world. I figured it couldn’t be more depressing than the real news. “Future ...
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Movie Mothers that Excell. A short list for Mother's Day.
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Now that Mother’s Day is upon us, I felt like revisiting movies with exceptional mother characters. To do so, I consulted many movie lists on the internet to see which films I have not seen that deliver great mother characters. Unfortunately, I quickly learnt that the internet offers plenty of un...
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April's bizarre films
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April's bizarre films
The month of April I caught up on some of the more mainstream films (Marvel Films and "A Quiet Place"). For those of you that do tune into our blog, you probably already know that we don't waste too much time on films that every one else in the world is constantly talking about. We focus on the f...
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March Mix Movie Reviews
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March Mix Movie Reviews
While the month of March was exceptionally busy for myself, I was still able to fit in a few bizarre films into my schedule. Here's some of the more notable films. Bad Grandmas (AKA Grandmother's Murder Club)Here’s the latest lazy script that announces its lack of originality its own title. “Bad ...
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A Few Films to Avoid along with a couple Must Sees
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Here's a quick blog with some quick reviews. Freehold (AKA “Two Pigeons”)An immoral real estate agent gets secretly tormented by one of his victims who hides within the walls of his apartment. Mixing comedy with sheer creepiness, “Freehold” is best kept under 90 minutes, as the subject starts to ...
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JP Fournier's Top Ten Films of 2017
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JP Fournier's Top Ten Films of 2017
I'm usually not accustom to putting together a top ten list for a year, being that I usually see the best films of that year, at the beginning of the following year, during the Award Season. But in response to a large amount of requests, I figured I could write up a list of my favorite 2017 that ...
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Liam Leroux's Favourite & Most Disappointing List of 2017
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Liam Leroux's Favourite & Most Disappointing List of 2017
Favourite & Most Disappointing List of 2017I’m listing my favourites and disappointments instead of best & worst.  Not to discourage any arguments with my selections but make it easier for me to defend myself should the need arise.  I feel words like “best” & “worst” require...
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