Gyllenhaal Delivers A Knockout Oscar Punch

 
Synopsis: After champion boxer Billy Hope’s life falls apart he enlists a trainer to get him back to the top and retain custody of his daughter. 
 

 

If Jake Gyllenhaal hasn’t announced his that he’s one of the top ten actors in Hollywood with his performances in End of Watch, Prisoners, and Nightcrawler, he certain…

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Pixels Proves Adam Sandler's Career is "Game Over"

 
Synopsis: When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games.
 

 
Adam Sandler has been on a downward spiral for quite some time. But when I saw the trailer for Pixels I was actually a bit excited. The idea of aliens as classic video g…

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Tangerine: iPhone Shot Narrative About Transgender Prostitutes Is the Future of Filmmaking

 

Synopsis: A working girl tears through Tinseltown on Christmas Eve searching for the pimp who broke her heart. (C) Magnolia

 

 

The synopsis of Tangerine needs more explaining before this review.  When Sin-Dee (Kitana Kiki Rodriguez) gets out of jail, she finds out from her friend and fellow escort Alexandra (Mya Ta…

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Umberto Celisano Talks About Playing Al Capone

 

I had a chance to speak to up-and-coming actor Umberto Celisano about his current role on the AMC series The Making of the Mob, where he plays legendary gangster Al Capone. Umberto talks about taking on the legendary role and about starting out in Hollywood in this interview.

 

 

Follow Umberto on Twitter @Celis…

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Mr. Holmes Review (Spoilers)

This review is going to be filled with SPOILERS! If you want to see my rating on the film, go straight to the bottom. Consider yourself warned.

 

Synopsis: An aged, retired Sherlock Holmes looks back on his life, and grapples with an unsolved case involving a beautiful woman.
 

 

Once again, this is going to be…

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Trainwreck Paves the Way for Amy Schumer to be a Star

 
Synopsis: Having thought that monogamy was never possible, a commitment-phobic career woman may have to face her fears when she meets a good guy.
 

 
There have been a few things that have been missing in comedy over the past decade. One is a lack of comedic diversity and the other is a lack of redundancy. When I went in…

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Do I Sound Gay? Explores, Confronts Male Vocal Stereotypes

After a breakup with his boyfriend, journalist David Thorpe went on a journey of self-discovery and curiosity regarding his voice and why some men, mostly gay, have effeminate voices. In his first documentary, Do I Sound Gay?, which expands to more theaters this weekend, David visits and interviews various coaches, a few linguists, family, frie…

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Ant-Man Stands Tall In The Marvel Universe

 
Synopsis: Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, con-man Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world. (Imdb)
 

 

If you thought The Guardians of the Galaxy was spectacular, Ant-…

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AMY: Reflective Winehouse Doc Honors Troubled Musician Beyond Headlines

 

Despite just two albums to her name Amy Winehouse is one of the biggest music icons in British history. With a voice oft described as a combination of Billy Holiday, Dinah Washington and Sarah Vaughan, Amy Winehouse was a pop star with soul; a once in two generational musical talent whose appeal crossed cultural and demographic bounda…

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Cartel Land: Gripping, Important Mexican Cartel Doc Transports Viewers

With unprecedented access, CARTEL LAND is a riveting, on-the-ground look at the journeys of two modern-day vigilante groups and their shared enemy – the murderous Mexican drug cartels. In the Mexican state of Michoacán, Dr. Jose Mireles, a small-town physician known as “El Doctor,” leads the Autodefensas, a citizen uprising against the violent …

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July 24, 2015
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Gyllenhaal Delivers A Knockout Oscar Punch

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: After champion boxer Billy Hope’s life falls apart he enlists a trainer to get him back to the top and retain custody of his daughter.      If…

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July 24, 2015
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Pixels Proves Adam Sandler’s Career is “Game Over”

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: When aliens misinterpret video feeds of classic arcade games as a declaration of war, they attack the Earth in the form of the video games.     Adam…

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July 23, 2015
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Director: Sean Baker
 
Writers: Sean Baker, Chris Bergoch
 
Stars: Kitana Kiki Rodriguez, Mya Taylor, Karren Karagulian

Tangerine: iPhone Shot Narrative About Transgender Prostitutes Is the Future of Filmmaking

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Synopsis: A working girl tears through Tinseltown on Christmas Eve searching for the pimp who broke her heart. (C) Magnolia     The synopsis of Tangerine needs more explaining…

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July 22, 2015
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Spectre Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I love you guys, so I am not going to lie to you. I have never been a James Bones fan. There you go, the truth. Do not get me…

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July 22, 2015
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The Good Dinosaur Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Pixar is determined to make every other animated kid’s movie look like shit. I was worried, when they pushed the film back. I thought the Good Dinosaur was going to…

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July 19, 2015
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Umberto Celisano Talks About Playing Al Capone

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  I had a chance to speak to up-and-coming actor Umberto Celisano about his current role on the AMC series The Making of the Mob, where he plays legendary gangster…

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July 18, 2015
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Mr. Holmes Review (Spoilers)

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

This review is going to be filled with SPOILERS! If you want to see my rating on the film, go straight to the bottom. Consider yourself warned.   Synopsis: An…

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July 17, 2015
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Joy Official Teaser Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

WTF! Is this another Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper movie? This is the fourth collaboration in two years. Even  I’m becoming sick and tired of seeing them together, but I…

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July 17, 2015
Genre: Comedy

Director: Judd Apatow

Writer: Amy Schumer

Stars: Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, Brie Larson

Trainwreck Paves the Way for Amy Schumer to be a Star

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: Having thought that monogamy was never possible, a commitment-phobic career woman may have to face her fears when she meets a good guy.     There have been…

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July 16, 2015
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Do I Sound Gay? Explores, Confronts Male Vocal Stereotypes

— Posted by Kenny Miles

After a breakup with his boyfriend, journalist David Thorpe went on a journey of self-discovery and curiosity regarding his voice and why some men, mostly gay, have effeminate voices. In…

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July 16, 2015
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Ant-Man Stands Tall In The Marvel Universe

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, con-man Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor,…

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July 16, 2015
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Sister Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I do not know why, but I really like this trailer. We seen this story 2.3 billion times, and yet I still laugh. I do not know if it is…

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July 15, 2015
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Comic Con 2015 Trailer Highlights

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Comic-con was eventful as ever, even with the absence of Marvel, this year. This is just a quick run down of the trailers stood out to me:   1. Batman…

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July 12, 2015
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Woody Allen’s Irrational Man Open in the UK This Fall

— Posted by Jules Neuman

  Woody Allen is back with his fiftieth film (yes, TV films count), Irrational Man. It is opening in the UK, September 11th, 2015.   Irrational Man is about a…

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July 10, 2015
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Casino’s, and Scorsese’s Casino: A Thing of the Past

— Posted by Bud Boomer

Martin Scorsese’s Casino isn’t just a longer version of Goodfellas. Casino shows the gangster out of his comfort zone, forcing the “family” to go beyond its tight metropolitan boundaries. A…

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July 10, 2015
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Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip Official Teaser Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I rarely say this, but … I think it is time for a reboot guys. Do not get me wrong, I love the first Chipmunks’ movie. Dave was perfect. The…

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July 10, 2015
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The Finest Hours Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

The Finest Hours is another  “based on true events” film. Basically, it is a love story meshed with a rescue mission. But, you know what? The trailer looks pretty epic….

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July 9, 2015
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AMY: Reflective Winehouse Doc Honors Troubled Musician Beyond Headlines

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Despite just two albums to her name Amy Winehouse is one of the biggest music icons in British history. With a voice oft described as a combination of Billy…

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