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The Equalizer (Sun, Mon, Tues October 26th, 27th & 28th)

Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chlo√ę Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ultraviolent Russian gangsters, he can’t stand idly by – he has to help her. 59 more words

Movies

For Your Consideration: Oct. 24, 2014

People usually hesitate to call the Independent Film Project’s Gotham Awards the official start of the awards season – as the East Coast-little sibling to the Spirit Awards (which are already themselves the awkward cousin of the Oscars, Golden Globes, et al), the Gothams are hardly an influential¬†affair. 591 more words

For Your Consideration

Misty Upham: Co-Stars Meryl Streep & Melissa Leo Mourn The Late Actress

Condolences are pouring in from Misty Upham’s former co-stars, including Meryl Streep and Melissa Leo, after the actress was found dead on Oct. 16. Misty was just 32. 329 more words

News And Gossip

Poverty through the celluloid. Three films

I think that -especially the people like me, living abroad- when we think of the USA, we imagine the Sex and The City lifestyle, Hollywood, success and opportunity… but there is a part of America that I am afraid we tend to forget: all… 369 more words

Cinema

Paul's reviews of "Gone Girl" and "The Judge"

“Gone Girl” (2014)

It has been a long time since I have watched a movie that has taken me on an emotional ride like “Gone Girl.” This movie is able to balance so many despicable characters who do terrible things to the people they “love” only for them to be redeemed in the eyes of the audience and have a new person to hate. 860 more words

Movie Reviews

THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING, THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING: The Equalizer

First, a word from our sponsors. Ever wonder what a reader for a contest or agency thinks when he reads your screenplay? Check out my new e-book published on Amazon: Rantings and Ravings of a Screenplay Reader, including my series of essays, What I Learned Reading for Contests This Year, and my film reviews of 2013. 1,522 more words