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"Legally Blonde" at STONC and "Encores! Off-Center" Plus NY Notes

Inside notes and comments about Connecticut and New York Professional Theater

By Karen Isaacs

Legally Blonde: The Summer Theater of New Canaan is presenting the musical… 522 more words

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UMP Recommends - Prisoners

Denis Villeneuve’s unflinching thriller “Prisoners” marked his entrance into the mainstream-oriented cinema, proving that the Canadian director is not only a talented indie creator, but also knows how to pave his way to Hollywood. 659 more words

Drama

Acclaimed Director Fuqua and Academy Nominee Gyllenhaal Team Up in Boxing Movie 'Southpaw'

    

Acclaimed director Antoine Fuqua (“Training Day”) and screenwriters Kurt Sutter (“Sons of Anarchy” ) and Richard Wenk (“The Mechanic”) team up to tell a riveting story in  “Southpaw” about a boxer named Billy “The Great” Hope, reigning Junior Middleweight Boxing Champion of the World (played by Academy Award® nominee Jake Gyllenhaal). 122 more words

Movies

Jake Gyllenhaal And The Curious Case Of The Orthodox Southpaw

Jake Gyllenhaal is going to be in a new movie called Southpaw.

Rumour has it Gyllenhaal trained like mad for the role to look legit. 35 more words

Shameless Promotion

Fantasy Acting League Round Six

Wow, what an anti-climatic week. I have been looking forward to writing up the next Fantasy Acting League for some time, but this installment is the tamest so far. 631 more words

Film

Capsule Cinema: Nightcrawler (Gilroy, 2014)

Kay reviews films in 100 words or less.

Nightcrawler is a creepy film. Jake Gyllenhall as Lou Bloom, a disarmingly articulate and calculating petty thief-cum-nightcrawler, is creepy. 86 more words

Film