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Jamie Chung

Eden (2012)

One of the greatest and saddest problems in the world is that of forced prostitution. My gut reaction to this crime against humanity is that it should be considered at least as great a concern by democratic governments as terrorism. In some…

Premium Rush (2012)

For the fun of the ride It must indeed be a "premium rush" (title of David Koepp's new movie) to ride a bike at high speed through heavy Manhattan traffic. The protagonist, Wilee, played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, is a bike messenger, and…

Sucker Punch (2011)

”For those who fight for it, life has a flavor the sheltered will never know.” Although I think Watchmen is the best superhero movie yet made, I have not belonged to the Zack-Snyder-is-a-genius crowd until now (after all, Watchmen was…

Sucker Punch (2011)

While the 17-yr-old in me loved nearly every frame of Sucker Punch (hot chicks in tight revealing clothes, fighting mythological creatures), the 34-yr-old critic in me realized the lack of substance and saw two films spliced together like a…