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  • Watch 'The Birdcage' to remember Mike Nichols
    Watch 'The Birdcage' to remember Mike Nichols
    Movie-goers and movie makers have been saddened this week by news of the death of Academy Award-winning director Mike Nichols. The 83- year old industry veteran had enjoyed a long and productive career that included many different kinds of movies....
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    Disney Review: 'The AristoCats'
    The first movie release without any oversight from the late Walt Disney is “The AristoCats”. It also marks the studio’s entry into the 1970s, but the cultural impact is fairly minor here. Minor is actually a good word to describe...
  • '22 Jump Street' on home video
    Review: '22 Jump Street' is the rare great comedy sequel
    Now available on Blu-Ray, the sequel “22 Jump Street” continues on the same irreverent path as the “21 Jump Street” reboot. Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill once again star as a pair of cops who go undercover to thwart a bad...
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part I
    Review: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part I doesn't quite hit right notes
    For those looking for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part I to blow them out of the water emotionally, be prepared to wait.Wait for Mockingjay Part II, that is.Mockingjay, which opens Friday (Nov. 21),possesses the feel of another set up...
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    Kevin Hart is 'The Wedding Ringer' in Filthy New Red Band Trailer
    Looking a lot like a really screwed up version of Hitch, the Kevin Hart/Josh Gad comedy The Wedding Ringer seems poised to be one of 2015's first big hits. Few have been on a hotter streak than Hart, and who doesn't love to watch two bro&...
  • Interstellar poster
    Film review: 'Interstellar' travels to the final frontier
    Before I go into my own review of Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar," I am going to quote the elegant film critic Matt Zoller Seitz in his review of the film. This is how he starts out:"Christopher Nolan’s '...
  • Don Cheadle for "The Guard" at Sundance Film Festival
    Don Cheadle Interview: Irish humor and good scripts
    Approaching the end of the year, reviewers often reflect on movies they’ve seen, interviews they’ve done and films that are or should be on the year’s best lists. What also happens is one remembers a filmmaker’s earlier...
  • Theatrical Releases (2014-11-21)
    ‘Homesman’ is strange, ‘Mockingjay’ is uneventful and ‘White Bird’ is awkward
    Among the new movies that were released Friday, Nov. 21 are a western written and and directed by star Tommy Lee Jones, the first half of the finale of “The Hunger Games” franchise and a coming-of-age drama in which “Divergent...
  • Patsy Cline @ The Original Grand Ole Opry
    Miss Patsy Kline
    A big house with a white picket fence & yellow roses all around is all she craves. "I aint' never known a woman like you. I can talk to you." Do you know what that means.And a scene more romantic than a rose, he dances out on the...
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    Bob Larson 'Strange Cults In America' &'I Escaped A Cult' Part I.
    She lost all of her decision-making capabilities. After the escape she thought she would be fine, She did not understand that a form of P.T.S.D. envelopes the lives of some ex-P.O.W. cult escapees forever. She cried at knowing how to do simple...
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    Mike Nichols dead at 83: Oscar, Grammy, Emmy and Tony winner was an icon
    Director/producer/writer Mike Nicholas died of a heart attack in New York City on Nov. 19, 2014. He was 83. Several media outlets, including the New York Times, reported the news.Nichols (who was born Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky) was one of a small...
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
    Review: 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1', rebel with a cause, but no point
    Beware of single books that are divided up into multiple movies, as this cheap ploy rarely results in two or more good films. Harry Potter was able to pull it off, but Twilight and The Hobbit...not so much. Now we get the final book of Suzanne...
  • Asia Argento's "Misunderstood"
    New Italian Cinema at the Vogue in San Francisco
    The San Francisco Film Society presents another weekend of new films from world cinema, New Italian Cinema, from Nov 19-23. Opening night featured two short films by Edoardo Ponti, son of Carlo Ponti and Sophia Loren, the invited guest of the San...
  • Ridley Scott hints at new alien to be featured in "Prometheus 2"
    Ridley Scott hints at new alien to be featured in "Prometheus 2"
    Director Ridley Scott spoke to The Australian on November 19, 2014, during the promotion of his new Moses biopic "Exodus: Gods and Kings". He also teased audiences about his upcoming sequel to 2012's "Prometheus." Scott...
  • 'Automata' Soundtrack Album Review Music By Zacharias M. De La Riva
    "Automata" Music By Zacharias M. De La Riva Soundtrack Album Review
    "Automata"Music By Zacharias M.De La Riva Soundtrack Album ReviewMovieScore Media/18 Tracks/Disc Time: 54:06 Grade: B-The film "Automata" is one of those intriguing projects is filled with pretty good visuals by Director Gabe...