This Girl Means Business And Is Bound For Vengeance

 
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, waiting for someone to rescue her, not quite the concept that Jose Manuel Cravioto took for Bound For Vengeance.

 

The movie starts out with a girl chained …

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WWE's Miz and Summer Rae On Their Careers And Filming of Marine 4

 

I had a chance to speak to the Mike “The Miz” Mizanin and Summer Rae (Danielle Moinet) about their experience filming The Marine 4: Moving Target, as well as their experience in WWE.

 

Jim: Hey guys!

 
Miz: How are you?
 

Jim: Miz, this is your second go-around with the Marine. It’s one of the longest runn…

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Madame Bovary Review

 

 
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 doctor engages in extramarital love affairs in an attempt to advance her social status.

 

 

Madame Bov…

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Lost For Words Loses Your Attention

 
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 United States ex-marine finds love across the world, only that the romance isn’t as spectacular as you would expect it to be in a movie.

 

Michael (Sean …

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Everything Can Change In 7 Minutes

 
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 the 7 Minutes script, only that he must have gotten too tired to write a decent ending.

 

7 Minutes is about three longtime friends that have fall…

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The Duff: A Refreshing Teen Comedy With Sass And Charm

 

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 and fun. It’s been a while since Mean Girls changed the landscape of teen high school comedies, and it’s been even longer since the likes of Clueless and the John…

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Ted 2 has laughs but they're short lived

 
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 a court of law.
 

 
What do you get when you take the idea of bringing a Teddy Bear to life and make him a vulgar and obscene friend? You get a unique concept for a film that cap…

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Alex Ross Perry's "Queen of Earth" at BAMcinemaFEST June 22-28

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 his death she’s dumped by her boyfriend James (Kentucker Audley). Looking to recuperate, Catherine heads out to her best friend Virginia’s (Katherine Waterston) la…

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A Female Hero Saves The World In Survivor

 
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 for crimes she did not commit. (Imdb)
 

 

In a summer season that usually produces a bundle of of action crime thrillers, Survivor stands on it’s own ground. Directo…

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Director James McTeigue Talks Survivor And Working With The Wachowski's

 

 

With the DVD and Blu-ray release of Survivor out June 23, I had a chance to talk to director James McTeigue. James talks about what it was like to work with Pierce Brosnan and Milla Jovovich, collaborating with the Wachowski’s, and the recently released Netflix series Sense8.

 

Jim: Hey James, good to hear from yo…

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May 8, 2015
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Magic Mike XXL Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I don’t know how my girlfriend keeps making me write this. I know how, but I can’t tell you (wink, wink). Magic Mike is another critic proof movie. Simply because…

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May 8, 2015
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Return To Sender Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

First, let’s call this movie for what it is. This is an “Amazing Amy” prequel  (Gone Girl). I wanted this movie more than I want change in this country. Rosamund…

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May 8, 2015
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Review: Arnold Schwarzenegger + Zombies = ‘MAGGIE’

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

  Director: Henry Hobson Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Abigail Breslin Gene: Drama, Horror, Thriller   Synopsis:  A teenage girl in the Midwest becomes infected by an outbreak of a disease that…

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May 8, 2015
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Vacation Official Red Band Trailer #1

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

I’ve been wrong about comedy before. So, I’m a little reluctant to get my hopes up high. Plus, Vacation is a reboot/sequel, and we all know how those turn out….

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May 8, 2015
Genre: Comedy 
Directors: Andrew Mogel, Jarrad Paul 
Writers: Jarrad Paul, Andrew Mogel 
Stars: Jack Black, James Marsden, Kathryn Hahn

Despite James Marsden, The D Train is a C Level Movie

— Posted by Kenny Miles

All his life, Dan Landsman (Jack Black) has never been the cool guy. That’s about to change – if he can convince Oliver Lawless (Marsden), the most popular guy from…

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May 8, 2015
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Beyond the Blockbusters: Smaller Summer 2015 Movies That Could Break Out!

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  May 1st is when The Avengers: Age of Ultron opened and began the summer movie season, but June 19th will be my most anticipated weekend for movies this summer….

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May 7, 2015
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Not a Plants and Crops Kinda Harvest

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  Synopsis: A couple who keeps their sick son in a secluded environment find their controlled lives challenged by a young girl who moves in next door. (c)Imdb     The…

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May 7, 2015
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Ant-Man will be in Captain America: Civil War!

— Posted by Ryan

Captain America: Civil War is racking up quite the roster. With a slew of characters confirmed for the third film in the Captain America series including those from Captain America:…

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May 6, 2015
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Filmmaker Zachary Sluser On Making The Driftless Area

— Posted by Jim Alexander

  I got a chance to speak to director Zachary Sluser about his feature film debut of making The Driftless Area, starring Anton Yelchin, John Hawkes, and Zooey Deschanel.  …

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May 5, 2015
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Absolutely Anything Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

    I love these “Bruce Almighty” type of movies because you don’t have to watch it for the story. You watch it for all the crazy things people do…

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May 4, 2015
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Home Movie Review

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Director: Tim Johnson Actors: Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy Aww, Dreamwork, how we love you so … even, if you are the stepchild of animation. You…

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May 4, 2015
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Strangerland Official Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

This movie might be good, but this trailer was wack. I had no idea of what was going on from start to finish. I had to look up the synopsis…

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May 4, 2015
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Indie Darling “It Follows” Disappoints Despite Suffocating Praise

— Posted by Jules Neuman

    It Follows is “good” for all the boring reasons. It’s premise—a supernatural being haunting unlucky youngsters who contract it through dirty sex we never get to see—tickled critics…

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May 4, 2015
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The Last Witch Hunter Official Teaser Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Dear Mr. Vin Diesel,   I’ve been a big fan of yours, for a very long time, Mr Diesel. From The Iron Giant to The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury,…

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May 4, 2015
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Legend Official Teaser Trailer

— Posted by Mo Baptiste

Look, I’m going to keep this short and simple. Tom Hardy, playing two British Mobsters (yes, that’s with an “s”) during the 1950’s with Brian Helgeland as the director. As…

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May 1, 2015
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi 
Director: Joss Whedon 
Writers: Joss Whedon, Stan Lee (comic book) 
Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo

Avengers Age of Ultron uses recycled but effective material

— Posted by Ryan

  Synopsis: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and it is up to the Avengers to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his…

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April 30, 2015
Genre: Drama  
Director: Olivier Assayas
Writer: Olivier Assayas (screenplay)
Stars: Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Chloë Grace Moretz

Kristen Stewart Delivers An Impressive Performance in Clouds of Sils Maria

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) is an actress at the peak of her international career who is asked to perform in a revival of the play that made her famous…

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April 30, 2015
Genre: Documentary 
Director: Rodney Ascher
Stars: Siegfried Peters, Steven Yvette, Age Wilson

The Nightmare Could Be 2015’s Scariest Documentary

— Posted by Kenny Miles

  Simple synopsis: A look at a frightening condition that plagues thousands; sleep paralysis.   Very few movies have stuck with me beyond the SXSW Film Festival like the documentary…

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