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2017 Movie Countdown: The Mediocre (#36-28)

Welcome, one and all, to the first installment of The Ranting SBox’s Annual Movie Countdown (2017 Edition)… also simply known as the 2017 Movie Countdown. For the fourth year in a row, it is my duty and honor to present you guys the 36 movies I saw throughout 2017 ranked from worst to best. If you’d like more information on the mini-series in question or if you’d like to see the full list of movies I’ll be covering in this countdown, click here for the Intro post and join me back here every Sunday from now until February 4 to see how the list continues.

Now, today is not a Sunday, but because I started the countdown late this year I decided to get the first of these 4 posts out as soon as possible. And as you may guess, this post starts with my least favorite films of the year. Thankfully, I only flat-out hated one movie from last year, which means instead of starting with the traditional “Bottom of the Barrel” category, we’re moving right into the next step up: “The Mediocre”. Continue reading 2017 Movie Countdown: The Mediocre (#36-28)

My 2015 Movies: Minions (#20)


It’s been over five years since the world was first introduced to the Minions. Since then, those creatures have been on top of the world, especially in the past three years following Despicable Me 2. They’re everywhere even to this day: in the stores, on TV, on T-shirts, even in Universal Studios parks. It was only a matter of time before they would break out from the bonds of Despicable Me and go solo. That moment finally occurred last year. Critics rave that the Minions movie is “okay” and “fine”. That’s pretty accurate if you ask me. Still, fine is good enough for me. Continue reading My 2015 Movies: Minions (#20)