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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November 21, 2014
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Trailer: Pitch Perfect 2

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

  The Barden Bellas are back in “Pitch Perfect 2,” the follow-up to summer 2012’s smash hit. The comedy will be helmed by Elizabeth Banks, co-star and producer of “Pitch…

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November 21, 2014
Genre: Documentary
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Review: America the Beautiful 3

— Posted by Jim

    Synopsis: The third installment of America the Beautiful explores America’s controversial and shameless sexualization of our youth. Theories and observations merely scratch the surface of a culture centered…

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November 21, 2014
Directed by: Francis Lawrence Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Julianne Moore, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Hutcherson   Written by: Peter Craig (screenplay), Danny Strong (screenplay)

Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 left me starving

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: When Katniss destroys the games, she goes to District 13 after District 12 is destroyed. She meets President Coin who convinces her to be the symbol of rebellion,…

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November 21, 2014
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The Correct Opinion Ep. 7 discusses Hunger Games, new Rocky film, and Jurassic World

— Posted by Ryan

  The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!   On this episode of The Correct Opinion:   Ryan, Anthony, and Jim discuss The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part…

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November 21, 2014
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Trailer: The Woman in Black 2

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    During the London bombings of World War II, school teachers Eve Parkins (Phoebe Fox) and Jean Hogg (Helen McCrory) lead a group of children in evacuation to Crythin…

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November 18, 2014
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Trailer: Project Almanac

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

      A brilliant high school student and his friends uncover blueprints for a mysterious device with limitless potential, inadvertently putting lives in danger. Starring Jonny Weston, Sofia Black-D’Elia,…

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November 15, 2014
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Trailer: The Cobbler

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    THE COBBLER is a warm and character-driven comedy that plays to the strengths of Adam Sandler’s and Thomas McCarthy’s most commercial successes. Sandler plays a 4th generation shoe-maker…

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November 15, 2014
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Interview: Glenn “Kane” Jacobs

— Posted by Jim

  With the release of See No Evil 2 on DVD and On Demand I got a chance to speak to the star of the film Glenn Jacobs, most know…

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November 15, 2014
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The Correct Opinion Episode 6 discusses Aunt May movie and Interstellar

— Posted by Ryan

  The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!   On this episode of The Correct Opinion:   Ryan, Anthony, and Jim discuss Interstellar, Spider-Man’s Aunt May spinoff…

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November 14, 2014
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Trailer: Can Johnny Depp bounce back in Mortdecai?

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    Juggling some angry Russians, the British Mi5, his impossibly leggy wife and an international terrorist, debonair art dealer and part time rogue Charlie Mortdecai (Johnny Depp) must traverse…

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November 14, 2014
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Trailer: Are you going to see Robin Williams in Night at the Museum 3?

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    Get ready for the wildest and most adventure-filled Night At the Museum ever as Larry (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on…

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November 14, 2014
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Teaser trailer: Insurgent

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT raises the stakes for Tris as she searches for allies and answers in the ruins of a futuristic Chicago. Tris (Woodley) and Four (James)…

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November 14, 2014
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Jim Carrey’s Dumbness Spectrum

— Posted by Jack Picone

      Jim Carrey has come a long way since his breakout performance in Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. He’s also proven himself a versatile actor, able to deftly tackle…

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November 14, 2014
Genre: Biography | Drama | History  Directed by: Ava DuVernay Starring: David Oyelowo, Carmen Ejogo, Tim Roth Written by: Paul Webb

Trailer: David Oyelowo is Martin Luther King, Jr in “Selma”

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    SELMA is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting…

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November 14, 2014
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Trailer 3: Christian Bale stars in Exodus Gods and Kings

— Posted by The "Superior" Anthony

    From acclaimed director Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Prometheus) comes the epic adventure “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” the story of one man’s daring courage to take on the might of…

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November 14, 2014
Genre: Biography | DramaDirected by: Jon StewartStarring: Gael García Bernal, Kim Bodnia, Dimitri Leonidas Written by: Jon Stewart (screenplay), Maziar Bahari (book)

Rosewater: Jon Stewart’s Well-Intended, but Disappointing Foray Into Directing

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Rosewater is based on The New York Times best-selling memoir “Then They Came for Me: A Family’s Story of Love, Captivity, and Survival,” written by Maziar Bahari. The film…

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November 12, 2014
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The Correct Opinion feat. Special Guest, Director Cathryn Michon

— Posted by Ryan

  The Movie Blog presents their official podcast, The Correct Opinion!   On this episode of The Correct Opinion:   Ryan, Anthony, and Jim speak with special guest and Director…

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November 11, 2014
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Review: Better Angels

— Posted by Jim

  Synopsis: The story of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood in the harsh wilderness of Indiana and the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him for ever and the two…

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