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"Last Flag Flying:" Yet another reminder that Steve Carrell is more than Michael Scott (though he'll always be that to me)

Who wouldn’t want to go on a road trip with Laurence Fishburne, Steve Carell, and Bryan Cranston? Last Flag Flying, the latest film from director Richard Linklater, is a decent enough movie on its own, but its three lead actors, whose resonant performances offer an understated balance of drama and levity, make it a great one. 1,301 more words

Oscars Watch: 2017 African-American Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture: “Get Out”
Best Director: Jordan Peele – “Get Out”
Best Actor: Daniel Kaluuya – “Get Out”
Best Actress: Frances McDormand – “Three Billboards Outside, Ebbing Missouri” 168 more words

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Last Flag Flying

Year: 2017 (UK: 2018)
Director: Richard Linklater
Cast: Bryan Cranston, Laurence Fishburne, Steve Carell, 

Written by Jessica Peña

We can always count on Richard Linklater to project the sincerity of human conversation onto the big screen for the world to marvel at. 706 more words


John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

Rage–Goddess, sing the rage of Peleus’ son Achilles,
murderous, doomed, that cost the Achaeans countless losses,
hurling down to the House of Death so many sturdy souls, 1,231 more words


Last Flag Flying Review

I was supposed to watch Last Flag Flying a couple of weeks back, but due to circumstances beyond my control (Laziness), I’m watching it now. Set during the first year of the War in Iraq in 2003, a father of a fallen soldier (Carell) finds two marines he served in Vietnam with to help bury his son. 268 more words

Film Reviews

Last Flag Flying

Steve Carell, Laurence Fishburne and Bryan Cranston, three old buddies reunited after thirty years on a journey to a funeral.   It reminded me of a film from the early 1970s called… 465 more words


249. Last Flag Flying


“Last Flag Flying” is a movie about morality that thinks its a movie about grief. The most interesting parts of the film are when Bryan Cranston, Steve Carrell and Laurence Fishburne’s marine characters battle with ethical dilemmas that have no easy answer: Should a soldier who didn’t die a hero be given a hero’s funeral? 500 more words