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 20, 2004
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John Rhys-Davies to do Voice Work in Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith?

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As I mentioned in a previous post, Gary Oldman backed out of doing the voice for General Grievous in the upcoming Star Wars – Revenge of the Sith. However, it…

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September 20, 2004
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John Reviews Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow

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I used to work at a Visual Effects Studio. About a year and a half ago some footage came into the company to bid on the effects work for a…

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September 20, 2004
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John Reviews Wimbledon

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After seeing A Knight’s Tale a few years ago I made the bold prediction that Paul Bettany was going to be a major star. Then came his fantastic performance in…

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September 17, 2004
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Tekken The Movie In Development

— Posted by Rodney

The man who brought us Drumline and the freshly released Mr. 3000, Charles Stone III, is developing yet another √جø¬Ωvideo game to movie√جø¬Ω adaptation√جø¬Ω this time it√جø¬Ωs Tekken. I know…

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September 17, 2004
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The Movie Blog Proudly Presents: PORN NEWS!

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Ok, I just had to post about this because it just made me howl. According to CNN, a couple of porn companies in California have been fined by the State…

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September 17, 2004
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Oh Damn! Sigourney Weaver was going to be in X-Men 3!

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Sigourney Weaver is the kind of woman that can still carry herself like very few actresses in the same age range can. I‚Äôve always though this lady was dynamite. Now…

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September 17, 2004
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The Muppets take on The Wizard of Oz

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I don‚Äôt know why, but I‚Äôve always enjoyed the Muppets take on classic stories. The movies are never AMAZING‚Ķ but they always seem to carry a charm with them that…

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September 17, 2004
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Blade Trinity Trailer

— Posted by Rodney

Oh that neck biting goodness is back, and the new trailer for Blade: Trinity is up and running. Oh the punching and kicking and biting and kneeing and elbowing and…

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September 16, 2004
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Star Wars DVD Changes – Can We All Stop Whining Now?

— Posted by Rodney

I proudly say that I am a Star Wars fanatic. I would go so far as to dub myself a Geek. First film I ever saw in the theater and…

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September 16, 2004
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Christian Bale talks a Little Batman

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I’ve been thrilled about the casting of Christian Bale for the new Batman ever since the day his selection was announced (don’t believe me? see this post from over a…

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September 16, 2004
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Official Incredibles Poster

— Posted by Rodney

Here it is folks. Behold and be in wonder. Man I can’t wait for this one! (Special note to my friends: Be prepared to see it 5 times with me).

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September 15, 2004
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Eomer and The Rock are Doomed

— Posted by Rodney

Alrighty, my enthusiasim for this new Doom project is building up. I know a lot of people don√جø¬Ωt like the fact that Dwayne Johnson (AKA The Rock) was cast for…

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September 15, 2004
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Revenge of the Nerds Remake – Get your glasses

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September 15, 2004
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Mr. 3000 Reviews

— Posted by Rodney

I don‚Äôt like Bernie Mac‚Ķ not even a little bit. He was slightly tolerable in Ocean‚Äôs 11, but other than that I‚Äôve never liked him in anything. I thought for…

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September 15, 2004
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Wimbledon Reviews

— Posted by Rodney

Ouch! I‚Äôve been saying for a little while now that I believed that Wimbledon was going to be a great flick. Well, the early reviews are here and they seem…

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September 15, 2004
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Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow Reviews

— Posted by Rodney

I‚Äôve been excited about this film for over a year and a half since a studio I worked in was sent some initial footage with the actors in front of…

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September 14, 2004
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Jessica Simpson is Daisy Duke – How Stupid

— Posted by Rodney

I’m getting sick of this. Don’t get me wrong, I have nothing against Jessica Simpson. From all accounts she’s a really nice girl. However… I’ve been ranting for a couple…

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September 14, 2004
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Trailer Park Boys The Movie!!!

— Posted by Rodney

Some people may think this a bit of an exaggeration, but this has to potential to be the best Canadian based film news of all time. It looks like Ivan…

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