Black Sea: An Entertaining, Gripping, and Preposterous Thriller

 

A suspenseful adventure thriller directed by Academy Award winner Kevin Macdonald, centering on a rogue submarine captain (two-time Academy Award nominee Jude Law) who pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control onboard their clau…

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A Most Violent Year: Jessica Chastain Highlights An Aimless Movie

 

Set during the winter of 1981 — statistically one of the most crime-ridden of New York City’s history — A MOST VIOLENT YEAR is a drama following the lives of an immigrant and his family as they attempt to capitalize on the American Dream, while the rampant violence, decay, and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy al…

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Match: Patrick Stewart's Incredible Acting Departs From Sci-Fi Persona

Patrick Stewart gives a captivating performance in this witty, emotionally gripping adaptation of director Stephen Belber’s own Tony Award-nominated play. Stewart stars as Tobi, an eccentric, pot-smoking Manhattan ballet instructor whose quiet life is interrupted by the arrival of a young couple (Carla Gugino & Matthew Lillard) from Seattle…

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DVD Review: Gone Girl

 
Synopsis: With his wife’s disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it’s suspected that he may not be innocent. (c) Imdb
 

 

There might not have been a more controversial and talked about movie in 2014 than Gone Girl. The film is now available on D…

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Review: A Walk Among The Tombstones

 

 
Matt Scudder is a former cop now a private eye. He is asked by a drug dealer to find the men who kidnapped his wife. It seems like they killed her even after he paid them. Scudder refuses. But the man later goes to see him and tells him how his wife was killed. Scudder takes the job. He does some research and thinks the me…

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The Correct Opinion Ep. 10 talks Selma and Idris Elba as James Bond

 
The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!
 
On this episode of The Correct Opinion:
 
Anthony, Ryan, Jim, and Kenny discuss Oscar worthy films, Selma, and Idris Elba as a possible James Bond.
 

 
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Review: Cake

 
Synopsis: Claire becomes fascinated by the suicide of a woman in her chronic pain support group while grappling with her own, very raw personal tragedy. (c) Imdb

 

 

When the 2015 Oscar nominations were made, Jennifer Aniston’s name has been floated as a major snub. Cake, opening nationwide on January 23rd, will giv…

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Mike Leigh's Mr. Turner A Magnificent, Yet Boring Art Film

 

This film explores the last quarter century of the great if eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851). Profoundly affected by the death of his father, loved by a housekeeper he takes for granted and occasionally exploits sexually, he forms a close relationship with a seaside landlady with whom he eventually lives incognito in …

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Review: Little Accidents

 

 

 
 

Synopsis: In a small American town still living in the shadow of a terrible coal mine accident, the disappearance of a teenage boy draws together a surviving miner, the lonely wife of a mine executive, and a local boy in a web of secrets. (Imdb)
 

 

First time director Sara Colangelo mi…

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American Sniper is an Exceptional War Epic

 

Synopsis: Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle’s pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can’t leave behind.

 

 

We’ve all seen many war films as they seem to be a staple for …

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September 23, 2004
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A Better Picture of Thing

— Posted by Rodney

Hey, for all you Fantastic Four fans, here’s a better picture of the new Thing than the last one I put up. Personally I think he looks FANTASTIC! I can’t…

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September 23, 2004
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DUMPED The Musical – Be a Producer for $19.95

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As someone who has produced his own Indy film (with several others) I have an appreciation for those who undertake this labour of love. No millions of dollars to be…

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September 23, 2004
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50 Cent gets his own Movie… How Stupid

— Posted by Rodney

Oh wow… you know what’s NEVER been done before??? You know what would be a really unique and original idea for a movie that I bet no one has ever…

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September 23, 2004
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Adrien Brody in a Superman Pic… no not that one

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How can you not like Adrien Brody after seeing The Pianist? The guy is killer (in my opinion), and was probably the best thing going for The Village. For my…

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September 23, 2004
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James Garner Getting SAG Lifetime Achievment Award

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You know how every once in a while you see a guy and think to yourself “That guy is all man”. Clint Eastwood is one, Charles Bronson was one… andJames…

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September 23, 2004
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Star Wars Still Top Trilogy At The Box Office

— Posted by Rodney

I’m a sucker for quirky little facts and figures (probably because I’m a sports fan). So when I came across this little chart at Box Office Mojo I was instantly…

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September 22, 2004
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Rosamund Pike Joins the Cast of Doom

— Posted by Rodney

It’s just been announced that Rosamund Pike has been singed up to appear in the upcoming DOOM movie. I like (not love) this choice for a couple of reasons. First…

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September 22, 2004
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Michael Moore’s next film “Sicko”

— Posted by Rodney

I’m a big Michael Moore fan. His “Roger and Me” documentary got me hooked on the genre at an early age and I’ve loved his stuff ever since. I’m not…

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September 22, 2004
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Shaun of the Dead Reviews

— Posted by Rodney

Oh yes my friends!!!! The day is drawing nigh! Shaun of the Dead opens in just 2 days. I (along with Todd and Dave) already had a chance to see…

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September 22, 2004
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The Forgotten Reviews

— Posted by Rodney

I am sad this morning my good readership. One of the few films that I’ve truly been looking forward to post summer was The Forgotten. Solid cast, interesting trailer without…

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September 22, 2004
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The Last Shot Reviews

— Posted by Rodney

It seems like no matter what Alec Baldwin does, he’s destined to not get the respect he deserves as a top notch actor. Maybe it’s because of his brothers, maybe…

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September 21, 2004
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Oh I HATE That! Do They Star In The Movie Or Not!?!?

— Posted by Rodney

There are very few things that can upset us as much as false advertising in just about any form. The flyer said it was $5‚Ķ why are you charging me…

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September 21, 2004
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Demi Moore’s new movie, Half Light, ticking off the locals

— Posted by Rodney

This comes from Digital Spy: Locals outraged by Demi Moore movie The producers of Demi Moore’s new movie, Half Light, have been accused of destroying a natural beauty spot, according…

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September 21, 2004
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Holy Crap! Take a look at The Fantastic Four’s “The Thing”!

— Posted by Rodney

The biggest question mark for me heading into production of The Fantastic Four (and for most people) has been how on earth they’re going to pull off Ben Grimm (AKA…

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September 21, 2004
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Team America’s Marc Shaiman keeping a Blog

— Posted by Rodney

Web Log’s are such useful things (Ok, I’m biased). They’re a great way to keep in touch with people, and even a great way for businesses or marketers to keep…

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September 21, 2004
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Hurray! Jennifer Connelly making Hulk 2 look more like a reality!

— Posted by Rodney

I know opinions on the original Hulk flick have been mixed, but as I’ve said before I really enjoyed it and have been hoping a sequel would get done. Well…

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September 21, 2004
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Abominable Trailer

— Posted by Rodney

Ever since the Blair Witch Project, I’ve developed a small fascination with movies produced on a relatively small budget. Ginger Snaps is one that jumps out at me as well…

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September 21, 2004
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Star Wars DVD editions Reviewed

— Posted by Rodney

Almost as a reiteration of John’s “stop whining” post, I encourage you to simply enjoy the new DVD sets as the wonders of science fiction that they are. I am…

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