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Movies in Review: "The Finest Hours"

Two of my favorite movie genres, true stories and disaster dramas. So there should be no surprise that I was looking forward to seeing this one. 297 more words

NEWS ROUNDUP: Celebrities Celebrate The Life & Legacy Of Prince…AND MORE

After news spread that Prince passed away, many celebrities paid homage to the legendary singer through special tributes. On Broadway, Jennifer Hudson and the cast of… 520 more words

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Rapid Review: Good Will Hunting (1997)

“You don’t know about real loss, ’cause it only occurs when you’ve loved something more than you love yourself.”
– Sean Maguire

SYNOPSIS: A janitor at MIT, Will Hunting has a gift for math and chemistry that can take him light-years beyond his blue-collar roots, but he doesn’t realize his potential and can’t even imagine leaving his childhood Boston South End neighborhood, his construction job, or his best friend. 392 more words

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[Video Reviews] How To Be Single (2016) and Triple 9 (2016) by Bede Jermyn

HOW TO BE SINGLE (2016)

Dir: Christian Ditter

Starring: Dakota Johnson, Rebel Wilson, Alison Brie, Damon Wayans, Jr., Anders Holm, Nicholas Baun, Jake Lacy, Jason Mantzoukas, Leslie Mann. 160 more words

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The Finest Hours (2016) ★★☆☆☆

February 1952. A terrible storm strikes Cap Cod, Massachusetts. The ocean rages and breaks an oil tanker in half, the SS Pendleton : the Captain, along with half of the crew, goes down in deep water. 400 more words

Triple 9

Cast: Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Aaron Paul, Norman Reedus, Woody Harrelson, Kate Winslet

Director: John Hillcoat

Writer: Matt Cook

Whenever I watch a film, the single most fundamental thing I require before I can regard it as a success is for the film to give me something that I can take away. 822 more words

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Review: Triple 9 (2016)

Aussie director John Hillcoat has been moving from strength to strength ever since he broke-out with the riveting revenge-western The Proposition. His next two films, The Road and Lawless showed a lot of promise, but were never quite able to rise up to anything particularly great. 540 more words

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