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CHASING TRANE: THE JOHN COLTRANE DOCUMENTARY

Chasing Trane, the new documentary about saxophonist John Coltrane, opens with a digital trip through the cosmos. Coltrane’s music arranges the galaxies and a constellation forms to assemble his image while disembodied voices rhapsodies about the great jazz musician. 168 more words

Reviews

Fences

Denzel Washington directs this version of the award-winning play by black American writer August Wilson. It retains the look and feel of a play; Washington avoids cinematic devices and gives Wilson’s rich dialogue centre-stage. 27 more words

Cinema

Fences

A Misguided Adaptation of the Influential 1985 Play

Denzel Washington’s newest directorial project is the long gestated film adaptation of the seminal August Wilson play Fences; a reflection on the black experience in the 1950s, making up a part of Wilson’s ten-part ‘Pittsburgh Cycle’ that analyzes black life in each decade of the 20th century.   628 more words

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CASTINGS: TIKA SUMPTER IN ‘THE PAGES’; CARMEN EJOGO JOINS DENZEL WASHINGTON THRILLER

*Actresses Tika Sumpter and Carmen Ejogo are headed to the big screen in separate projects.

Production company CorradoMooncoin has cast Sumpter, Ben Tavassoli and Jamie Lee Curtis… 208 more words

FILM/TV

Nightcrawler Director Dan Gilroy Re-Teaming With Jake Gyllenhaal and Rene Russo For New Untitled Picture

It’s funny, I just re-watched Nightcrawler since it’s on Netflix, and I have to admit, I love it way more now since it was shot in places I am currently a drive away from. 217 more words

MOVIE NEWS

1 Minute Video - Denzel Washington Shreds Corporate Media Liars.

Just a refresher of a one minute video with Denzel Washington shredding the corporate media for their lies in case you missed the first post on this which also has been taken down. 24 more words

Films seen May

Mindhorn (2017 – Sean Foley)

 

Which is a film that is not Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa (2013 – Declan Lowney).  It’s a film that repeats many of that much better film’s beats, but you just don’t care here.  1,567 more words

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