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'Poltergeist' and the Inherent Frustrations of Movie Remakes

The key difficulty in talking and writing about movie remakes is simple: it’s very hard to not just spend 500 or so words asking, over and over, “Why?” Such films seldom improve upon their original, at least anymore; once was the time when a John Huston would remake an unloved picture like… 823 more words


Rise of the Guardians -- motion picture review

Written by David Lindsay-Abaire.

I certainly didn’t expect to give Rise of the Guardians as high a rating as I did. My early prediction was that it would be about no more than a 6/10. 789 more words

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New Poltergeist Poster Promises it Knows What Scares Us

Is it just me or does the POLTERGEIST remake seem to have been moving along really fast? It seems this film was just announced, and now we’re in the month of its release. 110 more words

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Theater Review - Kimberly Akimbo at 2nd Stage at Burlington County Footlighters

Treading the delicate balance between comedy and tragedy challenges any thespian. The cast and crew of 2nd Stage at Burlington County Footlighters did so brilliantly this April. 508 more words

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Poltergeist 2015 official trailer / Movies


video Poltergeist (2015) official trailer

From my point of view the Easter time is the perfect time to watch this kind of movies:  35 more words


Poltergeist Official Trailer 2


A family’s suburban home is invaded by evil forces. 40 more words


Review ~ "Good People" at Square One Theatre Company

Nancy Sasso Janis / Critic

‘Good People’ is a play written in 2011 by David Lindsay-Abaire, a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, screenwriter, lyricist and librettist. He wrote the book and lyrics for ‘Shrek the Musical’ and his other plays include ‘Fuddy Mears,’ ‘Kimberly Akimbo’ and ‘Rabbit Hole.’ ‘Good People’ is his latest play and a fine production of it opened at Square One Theatre Company in Stratford CT on Friday. 481 more words