Avengers Age of Ultron uses recycled but effective material

 

Synopsis: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and it is up to the Avengers to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plans.

 

Avengers: Age of Ultron has been everywhere and now it’s finally here. While it’s lost its “first time” appeal being the second film…

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Kristen Stewart Delivers An Impressive Performance in Clouds of Sils Maria

 

Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) is an actress at the peak of her international career who is asked to perform in a revival of the play that made her famous twenty years earlier. Back then she played the role of Sigrid, an alluring young woman who disarms and eventually drives her boss Helena to suicide. Now she is being asked to step …

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The Nightmare Could Be 2015's Scariest Documentary

 

Simple synopsis: A look at a frightening condition that plagues thousands; sleep paralysis.

 

Very few movies have stuck with me beyond the SXSW Film Festival like the documentary The Nightmare has. Though not for everyone, Room 237 director Rodney Ascher crafts an effectively unsettling and extremely creepy documentary on …

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DVD Review of Big Eyes: Even Creepier Than Kid Paintings Is A Creepy Husband

 
Synopsis: A real-life story of painter Margaret Keane and her world famous paintings that were credited to her husband.
 

 

It seems like it’s been a long time since Tim Burton has made a movie that isn’t weird and that actually has some meaning to it. Big Eyes is the story of Margaret Keane and her manipulative hus…

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Vincent D'Onofrio on Dardevil and Jurassic World

 

Recently I got a chance to speak with Vincent D’Onofrio about the slew on work he’s been a part of. Here is what he said:

 

Jim: Hey Vincent, so how did you get involved with the film Broken Horses?

 
Vincent: I met Vidhu in New York. I rode my bicycle to where he was staying and we met in the lobby. We had a great…

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Why Film Geeks Should See Ex Machina Before Avengers: Age of Ultron

 

Earning fantastic reviews and sensational word-of-mouth during its limited release, Ex Machina plans to expand during these next few weekends in additional cities. The latest science fiction movie has a numerous amount of potential to connect with audiences including an original premise, an emerging filmmaker, a sleek look, effective …

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Ex Machina explores the suspenseful morality of A.I.

 
Synopsis: A young programmer is selected to participate in a breakthrough experiment in artificial intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breathtaking female A.I.

 

 

The concept of Artificial Intelligence has been done so many times in film. Whether it be a destructive force like Terminator or a so…

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Director Sara Colangelo on what inspired her to make Little Accidents

 

 

Jim: Hi Sara.

 
Sara: Hey, how are you?
 

Jim: I’m great. So, I saw that you wrote and directed the movie, how did you come up with the idea for this film?

 
Sara: I had made a short film of the same title, it was at Sundance in 2010. It was set in a completely different world, it was set in my…

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Batman V Superman Official Teaser

I’m torn about this teaser. On one hand, I know this is just a teaser and the movie is a year away. They can only reveal, but so much, at this point and time. However, the fan boy inside of me hates this teaser WITH a passion. I wasn’t excited at all. To be completely truthful, I was mostly bored. What I despise most is the tone of the teaser. It’s…

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A Buddy Comedy that's Relevant and Fun

 

 
Synopsis: Four longtime friends set out on a journey throughout New York City attempting to regain control of their lives. 
 

Darren Grodsky and Danny Jacobs know what being friends is all about. Not only did they write and direct Growing Up and Other Lies together, but the latter stars in the film. Joining Jacobs…

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May 1, 2015
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi 
Director: Joss Whedon 
Writers: Joss Whedon, Stan Lee (comic book) 
Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

Avengers Age of Ultron uses recycled but effective material

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and it is up to the Avengers to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his…

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April 30, 2015
Genre: Drama  
Director: Olivier Assayas
Writer: Olivier Assayas (screenplay)
Stars: Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Chloë Grace Moretz

Kristen Stewart Delivers An Impressive Performance in Clouds of Sils Maria

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) is an actress at the peak of her international career who is asked to perform in a revival of the play that made her famous…

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April 30, 2015
Genre: Documentary 
Director: Rodney Ascher
Stars: Siegfried Peters, Steven Yvette, Age Wilson

The Nightmare Could Be 2015’s Scariest Documentary

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Simple synopsis: A look at a frightening condition that plagues thousands; sleep paralysis.   Very few movies have stuck with me beyond the SXSW Film Festival like the documentary…

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April 30, 2015
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DVD Review of Big Eyes: Even Creepier Than Kid Paintings Is A Creepy Husband

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: A real-life story of painter Margaret Keane and her world famous paintings that were credited to her husband.     It seems like it’s been a long time…

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0
April 29, 2015
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Chocolate City Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

First and foremost, I didn’t want to see this trailer. My girl made me … so, here I am. Chocolate City is the ripoff/spinoff of Magic Mike. Yes, the one…

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April 27, 2015
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Vincent D’Onofrio on Dardevil and Jurassic World

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Recently I got a chance to speak with Vincent D’Onofrio about the slew on work he’s been a part of. Here is what he said:   Jim: Hey Vincent,…

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April 27, 2015
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The Visit Official Trailer #1

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

This is not going to be an unbiased opinion of the trailer. This is going to be a flat out rant, within reason. If my Editor in Chief decides not to post this, I…

Trailers
1
April 27, 2015
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Black Mass Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I’m about to say something that I never thought, I’ll get to say. I’m excited for a Johnny Depp movie! I know right, it’s been a while since Mr. Depp…

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April 27, 2015
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Mr. Holmes’ Official U.K Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I have one question. Why was this movie made? Honestly, why? It looks like a well-directed BBC movie with a well-known actor. I wouldn’t pay to see it. Mr Holmes…

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April 24, 2015
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Why Film Geeks Should See Ex Machina Before Avengers: Age of Ultron

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Earning fantastic reviews and sensational word-of-mouth during its limited release, Ex Machina plans to expand during these next few weekends in additional cities. The latest science fiction movie has…

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April 24, 2015
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Ex Machina explores the suspenseful morality of A.I.

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: A young programmer is selected to participate in a breakthrough experiment in artificial intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breathtaking female A.I.     The concept…

Reviews
0
April 23, 2015
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Director Sara Colangelo on what inspired her to make Little Accidents

— Posted by Jim Alexander

    Jim: Hi Sara.   Sara: Hey, how are you?   Jim: I’m great. So, I saw that you wrote and directed the movie, how did you come up…

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April 22, 2015
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International Trailer: The Little Prince – May cause spontaneous crying

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    At the heart of it all is The Little Girl (Mackenzie Foy), who’s being prepared by her mother (Rachel McAdams) for the very grown-up world in which they…

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April 22, 2015
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Trailer: The Overnight

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    Alex, Emily, and their son, RJ, have recently moved to Los Angeles’ Eastside from Seattle. Feeling lost in a new city, they are desperate to find their first…

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April 22, 2015
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Trailer: The Encounter

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

  The Encounter, from director Robert Conway, makes contact with DVD and VOD this June. A camping trip goes horribly wrong in the supernatural thriller starring Clint James and Megan…

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April 22, 2015
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Tomorrowland Official Trailer #2

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I’m calling it now, Tomorrowland, is going to be a sleeper hit. What they showed in this trailer was enough to get anyone excited. Before in the first trailer, it…

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0
April 22, 2015
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Jurassic World Official Trailer #2

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

So, it has been over a decade, since the last installment of the Jurassic Park series. Initially seeing this trailer, I had high hopes and was genuinely intrigued at what…

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0
April 20, 2015
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Fantastic Four Official Trailer 2

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I am not a big Fantastic Four fan, by any means. I feel their powers are mediocre. The characters are bland, and their villains (besides Doctor Doom) are laughable to…

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“Machines never come with any extra parts, you know. They always come with the exact amount they need. So, I figured that if the entire world was one big machine, I couldn't be an extra part. I had to be here for some reason."

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