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Review: True Story

Jonah Hill played Danny Azoff in THE WOLF OF WALL STREET (2013) opposite Leonardo DiCaprio and directed by Martin Scorsese and played Peter Brand in MONEYBALL (2011) opposite Brad Pitt and directed by Bennett Miller. Has any actor or actress … Continue reading

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Review: The Salt of the Earth

  **** OUT OF 4 Legendary German director Wim Wenders(“Wingsof Desire”)teams up with the son of the subject of this majestic documentary, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, to create a film that reflects on the state of human labor over forty years. The … Continue reading

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Review: Danny Collins

*** OUT OF 4   Debuting director-established screenwriter (Crazy Stupid Love) Dan Fogelman weaves a touching and poignant tale of an aging rock star seeking a new direction for what appears to be a hedonistic lifestyle. The eponymous Danny Collins … Continue reading

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Review: Woman in Gold

Sweet and dull. Makes you wonder what was left out. WOMAN IN GOLD tells the story of the most famous painting in Austria – its iconic pride – Gustav Klimt’s Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer l.   The 1907 portrait was one of … Continue reading

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Review: Insurgent

Colonel Walter E. Kurtz’s last words were: “The horror! The horror is Tris’s haircut!” Thomas Jefferson – an owner of over six hundred slaves* – famously wrote: “…that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator … Continue reading

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Review: Run All Night

In RUN ALL NIGHT, Neeson steps out of his TAKEN good guy role forced back into action – one last time. This time he’s a retired hitman forced back into action – one last time. Continue reading

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Review: Fifty Shades of Grey

A wimpy, wounded billionaire sadist – correction “dominant” – with a cleanliness fetish and no friends stalks with gifts a passive-aggressive virgin. At least 50 SHADES is not another “Holy Crap!” Valentine’s Day movie like Ashton Kutcher made. The powerful … Continue reading

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Review: Jupiter Ascending

A girl from the “projects” rather stay put than be the hereditary Queen of a bunch of planets including Earth. Reincarnation gets a slap in the face. The reconstituted Queen hates her kids. Jupiter Jones (Mila Kuis), a downtrodden Russian … Continue reading

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Review: Red Army

From Oscar nominated and Emmy award-winning filmmaker Gabe Polsky, “Red Army” is a feature documentary about the Soviet Union and the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey team. Continue reading

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Review: Still Alice

At age fifty, Alice Howland (Julianne Moore) has it all: a Columbia University linguistics professorship, a devoted husband, and three loving children. Her life is a whirlwind of work and family, and she thrives on it. Flying to L.A, Alice … Continue reading

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