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Hidden Figures - Movie Review

Hidden Figures - Movie ReviewIt’s only appropriate that Hidden Figures is the first movie to tell the unbelievable but true story of a trio of brilliant women who – along with other NASA-employed black female mathematicians – helped America win the space race against the Soviet Union in the 1960s. After all,  ...

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Underworld: Blood Wars - Movie Review

Underworld: Blood Wars - Movie ReviewThe night has descended once again across Cineplexes everywhere with the arrival of the fifth entry in the ongoing Underworld series. The war between vampires and lycans is far from over. While Blood Wars won’t earn itself any new fans to the franchise, the gothic series makes for ...

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20th Century Women - Movie Review

20th Century Women - Movie ReviewGraceful and seductively beguiling, Mike Mills’ intimate portrait of five people living in 1979 Santa Barbara is one of the year’s most pleasant surprises ...

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Fences - Movie Review

Fences - Movie ReviewThe first thing to know about the Denzel Washington-acted-and-directed Fences is that it is a direct stage-to-screen adaptation of one of August Wilson’s ten The American Century Cycle Pittsburgh-based plays that focused on the African-American experience. Each play was  ...

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Manchester by the Sea - Movie Review

Macnchester by the Sea - Movie ReviewFilmmaker Kenneth Lonergan follows up the success of his two previous directorial efforts, You Can Count on Me (2000) and Margaret (2011), with Manchester by the Sea, a film that knocked ‘em dead at this year’s Sundance and promises equal praise as it releases wide around  ...

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - Movie Review

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - Movie ReviewHoly Sith!  Rogue One is a hit.  Stop reading, folks.  March yourself to the theater, plop down your money, and go enjoy the first theatrically-released Star Wars spinoff.  You will cheer, applaud, and pay to see it again and again.  And, yes, it bumps right up against the beginning  ...

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Miss Sloane - Movie Review

Miss Sloane - Movie ReviewWith numerous outstanding performances in the bag, a Golden Globe in hand, two Oscar nods, and an equal number of Golden Globe nominations, Jessica Chastain is on the precipice of becoming one of Hollywood’s sure-fire, go-to actresses for instant box office success  ...

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La La Land - Movie Review

La La Land - Movie ReviewThere are few mainstream movies that leave me feeling inspired anymore. I can appreciate a good movie, for sure, but those magical films that leave me electrically charged or near tears are few and far between. La La Land is one of those rare films that somehow cuts   ...

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Jackie - Movie Review

Jackie - Movie Review of film detailsThe larger-than-life legacy of Jacqueline Kennedy, America’s favorite First Lady, gets another run through the Hollywood ringer, this time portrayed by Natalie Portman who disappears into her double-breasted pink Chanel suit in Pablo Larraín's Jackie, a brutally honest historical  ...

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From Ashes to Immortality - Movie Review

From Ashes to Immortality - Movie ReviewDirector Eric Hyde, as made apparent by his debut short, is a filmmaker to keep an eye on.  The rich mystery that is uncovered in From Ashes to Immortality is one that is not easily dismissed.  Maybe it is the subject matter of child abuse.  Maybe it’s the beauty of how the  ...

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