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July 2, 2015
Bloody and still mad

This Girl Means Business And Is Bound For Vengeance

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: A  girl escapes the basement she was locked in, and seeks vengeance on her kidnappers.     A girl is trapped in a basement with no way out,…

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July 1, 2015
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Madame Bovary Review

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

    Director: Sophie Barthes Genre: Drama Writers: Felipe Marino , Gustave Flaubert, Sophie Barthes Stars: Paul Giamatti, Ezra Miller, Mia Wasikowska   Synopsis: The beautiful wife of a small-town…

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June 28, 2015
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Lost For Words Loses Your Attention

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: A former marine finds his potential soulmate in Hong Kong.      The things one will do for love. In Stanley J. Orzel’s Lost For Words, a young…

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June 27, 2015
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Everything Can Change In 7 Minutes

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: Three high school friends commit a robbery in order to change their lives.     Writer and director Jay Martin was onto something when he came up with…

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June 26, 2015
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The Duff: A Refreshing Teen Comedy With Sass And Charm

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: A high school girl attempts to change her ways and prove she’s more than what others see her as.      Finally a teen comedy that packs charm…

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June 26, 2015
Genre: Comedy

Director: Seth MacFarlane

Writers: Seth MacFarlane, Alec Sulkin

Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Seth MacFarlane, Amanda Seyfried

Ted 2 has laughs but they’re short lived

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: Newlywed couple Ted and Tami-Lynn want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he’s a person in…

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June 22, 2015
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Alex Ross Perry’s “Queen of Earth” at BAMcinemaFEST June 22-28

— Posted by Jules Neuman

Synopsis: Catherine (Elisabeth Moss) has entered a particularly dark period in her life: her father, a famous artist whose affairs she managed, has recently died, and on the heels of…

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June 21, 2015
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A Female Hero Saves The World In Survivor

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis:A Foreign Service Officer in London tries to prevent a terrorist attack set to hit New York, but is forced to go on the run when she is framed…

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June 19, 2015
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama 

Directors: Pete Docter, Ronaldo Del Carmen

Writers: Pete Docter (story), Ronaldo Del Carmen (story) (as Ronnie del Carmen) 

Stars: Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black

Inside Out: Pixar’s Creative and Emotional Masterpiece is a Disney Classic.

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San…

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June 18, 2015
Genre: Documentary, Biography, Drama 

Director: Crystal Moselle

Stars: Bhagavan Angulo, Govinda Angulo, Jagadisa Angulo

Fascinating Wolfpack Showcases Eccentric Movie Loving Family

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Locked away from society in an apartment on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the Angulo brothers learn about the outside world through the films that they watch. Nicknamed…

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June 16, 2015
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Spike Lee’s “Da Sweet Blood of Jesus” Out on Blu-Ray… So Buy A Copy!

— Posted by Jules Neuman

    Spike Lee reimagines Bill Gunn’s Ganja & Hess–a Blaxploitation film from 1973. When Dr. Hess Green (Stephen Tyrone Williams) is introduced to a mysteriously cursed artifact by an art curator,…

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June 15, 2015
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Roy Andersson’s “A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence” is Not the Title of a New Fiona Apple Album

— Posted by Jules Neuman

  Swedish director Roy Andersson takes up the theme of “being a human being” with this meticulously crafted, dreamlike black comedy. Sam and Jonathan, a pair of hapless novelty salesman,…

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June 12, 2015
Chris Pratt essentially embodies the majority of Jurassic Park characters

Jurassic World Review

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Steven Spielberg returns to executive produce the long-awaited next installment of his groundbreaking Jurassic Park series, Jurassic World. Colin Trevorrow directs the epic action-adventure based on characters created by…

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June 6, 2015
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“Love & Mercy” Needs More Beach

— Posted by Jules Neuman

The life of reclusive Beach Boys songwriter and musician Brian Wilson, from his successes with highly-influential orchestral pop albums to his nervous breakdown and subsequent encounter with controversial therapist Dr….

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June 6, 2015
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Andrew Bujalski’s “Results”

— Posted by Jules Neuman

    Two mismatched personal trainers’ lives are upended by the actions of a new, wealthy client.   Andrew Bujalski released Results to a flurry of appreciative critical responses: finally,…

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June 6, 2015
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DVD/Blu-ray: Fifty Shades Leaves Little To The Unknown

— Posted by Jim Alexander

    Fifty Shades of Grey has been a worldwide box office phenomenon. Now the movie is available on DVD and Blu-ray, and it comes with a lot of bonus…

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June 5, 2015
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime

Director: Paul Feig

Writer: Paul Feig

Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Rose Byrne, Jude Law

SPY: Melissa McCarthy Delivers in this Hilarious and Enjoyable Action Comedy.

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner (Jude Law) falls off the…

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June 3, 2015
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Walking on Sunshine Review

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Director: Max Giwa and Dania Pasquini Stars:  Greg Wise, Annabel Scholey, Giulio Berruti Genre: Musical, Romance   Synopsis: Do you remember your first holiday romance? Taylor does, the only problem…

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