Archive for the ‘Drama’ Category

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David Oyelowo and Kate Mara are getting their dramatic acting on in the trailer for “Captive.” The film, based on a true story, finds Oyelowo and Mara’s characters on a journey through spiritual guidance and purpose. The fascinating part is the journey starts from an unlikely – and very scary – event. “CAPTIVE, based on a miraculous true story that drew the attention of the entire nation, is the dramatic, thrilling, and spiritual journey of Ashley Smith and Brian Nichols. After being taken hostage by Brian in her own apartment, Ashley turns to Rick Warren’s inspirational book, The Purpose Driven Life, for guidance. In reading from the book, Ashley not  [ Read More ]

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Bridge of Spies' First Look Trailer and Photos Show Tom Hanks Serving in the Cold War

The first official look of Tom Hanks starring as an ordinary man who’s placed in extraordinary circumstances in the upcoming thriller, ‘Bridge of Spies,’ has been released by DreamWorks Pictures and Fox 2000 Pictures. The drama’s production companies have released the film’s new trailer and poster, which feature the Academy Award-winning actor. ‘Bridge of Spies’ is set to be released in the U.S. theaters by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures on October 16, 2015. Besides Hanks, the drama also stars Mark Rylance, Scott Shepherd, Amy Ryan, Sebastian Koch and Alan Alda. The thriller was directed by Steven Spielberg, who previously directed Hanks in the films ‘Saving Private Ryan,’ ‘Catch Me  [ Read More ]

Sci-Fi Horror Film Closer to God Coming This July

Posted by monique On June - 9 - 2015 0 Comment
Closer to God-Breaking Glass Pictures

Many sci-fi/horror films take on the notion of scientists possibly not weighing the ramifications of their breakthroughs, like “The Fly” and “Splice.” Uncork’d Entertainment and Breaking Glass Picture’s upcoming release “Closer to God” follows in the footsteps of these films by tackling the uncomfortable topic of cloning. “Closer to God” is written and directed by Billy Senese and has been described as an “ambitious, thoughtful and provocative take on the Frankenstein story” by ScreenDaily and a “mind-blowing, thought-provoking, disturbing and brilliant film” by Talent Monthly. Here’s what you can expect from the film. “Dr. Victor Reed is a brilliant geneticist who has just achieved a huge scientific breakthrough by successfully  [ Read More ]

Sons of Liberty Blu-ray Review

Posted by juliana On June - 5 - 2015 0 Comment
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Title: Sons of Liberty Lionsgate / The History Channel Director: Kari Skogland Writer: David C. White; Stephen David; Kirk Ellis ;Zachary Herrmann; Jordan Rosenblum Cast: Ben Barnes, Marton Csokas, Ryan Eggold, Henry Thomas, Michael Raymond-James, Rafe Spall, Jason O’Mara,Dean Norris, Emily Berrington Running Time: 270 minutes (3 part miniseries); Unrated (Violence, mild language, mild sexuality) Special Features: 3 behind the scenes featurettes – Lensing Liberty; Men of Independence; The Choreography of War Available on DVD, VOD, Blu-Ray on May 26th The Sons of Liberty were a group of American colonists that created the 13 colonies to protect rights and fight taxation from the English crown. This miniseries tells the stories  [ Read More ]

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Trailer and Poster for A Walk in the Woods Released

Posted by monique On May - 28 - 2015 0 Comment
A Walk in the Woods

Robert Redford, Nick Nolte and Emma Thompson star in an unconventional roadtrip buddy movie, “A Walk in the Woods.” The film, based on the bestseller by Bill Bryson, stars Redford as Bryson himself, who decided to take a hike into the Appalachians. Once on the trail, though, he finds his former friend. “In this new comedy adventure, celebrated travel writer, Bill Bryson (Academy Award winner Robert Redford), instead of retiring to enjoy his loving and beautiful wife (Academy Award winner Emma Thompson), and large and happy family, challenges himself to hike the Appalachian Trail – 2,200 miles of America’s most unspoiled, spectacular and rugged countryside from Georgia to Maine. The  [ Read More ]

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Welcome To Me Movie Review

Posted by juliana On May - 15 - 2015 0 Comment
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Title: Welcome To Me Alchemy Director: Shira Piven Writer: Eliot Laurence Cast: Kristen Wiig, James Marsden, Linda Cardellini, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Wes Bentley, Alan Tudyk, Tim Robbins, Joan Cusack Running time: 105 min, Rated R (sexual content, some graphic nudity, language) In Theaters May 1, 2015 Alice Klieg is a woman who’s obsessed with Oprah. She has a wall of videotaped shows that she knows by heart. She has borderline personality disorder, and has no inner censor. She hasn’t turned off her TV in 11 years. She wakes up at about noon-thirty every day and walks down to the corner store to buy a copy of O magazine and a  [ Read More ]

Categories: Comedy, Drama, REVIEWS

See You In Valhalla Movie Review

Posted by juliana On May - 14 - 2015 0 Comment
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Title: See You in Valhalla ARC Entertainment Director: Jarret Tarnol Writer: Brent Tarnol Cast: Sarah Hyland, Steve Howey, Odeya Rush, Bret Harrison, Emma Bell, Jake McDorman, Beau Mirchoff, Alex Frost, Michael Weston, Conor O’Farrell Running time: 82 minutes, Rated R (language, drug use) THEATRICAL, VOD and iTunes RELEASE DATE: April 24, 2015 Johana Burwood (Sarah Hyland) comes home from work, pops some waffles in the toaster and clicks on the news to discover her drug-addict brother Maxwell “Magnus” (Jake McDorman) has died in a strange murder/suicide avenging his deceased girlfriend while wielding a sword, claiming to be a viking. She forgets she had a date that night, and the poor  [ Read More ]

Categories: Comedy, Drama, REVIEWS

Echoes of War Movie Review

Posted by juliana On May - 14 - 2015 0 Comment

Title: Echoes of War ARC Entertainment Director: Kane Senes Writer: Kane Senes & John Chriss Cast: James Badge Dale, Ethan Embry, William Forsythe, Maika Monroe, Rhys Wakefield Running time: 1hr 40 min, Rated R (violence, sexuality/nudity and language) In Theaters, VOD and i-Tunes on May 15, 2015 After the Civil War, two neighboring families struggle to survive in rural Texas. The McCluskeys, headed by Randolph (William Forsythe) are dealing with their lost cattle and their son to the war.  His wife Doris (Beth Broderick) is nearly comatose in grief with the loss of one of her sons, while her other two boys – the mentally disabled Dillard (Ryan O’Nan) and  [ Read More ]

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Laugh Killer Laugh Movie Review

Posted by juliana On April - 28 - 2015 0 Comment
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Title: Laugh Killer Laugh ITN DISTRIBUTION Director: Kamal Ahmed Writer: Kamal Ahmed Cast: William Forsythe, Bianca Hunter, Tom Sizemore, Victor Colicchio, Larry Romano, Robert MacNaughton, Kevin Corrigan Running time: 100 minutes, Unrated AVAILABLE IN THEATERS, ON VOD and ITUNES: April 24, 2015 Frank Stone (William Forsythe) is a theif and a killer for the mob whom is wandering through life in misery. He happens upon a creative writing class that he wants to join. He begins to pen short stories in the style of Mickey Spillane to an intrigued class; little do they all know they’re all based on real people and events.  He catches the eye of one student,  [ Read More ]

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The Squeeze Movie Review

Posted by juliana On April - 28 - 2015 0 Comment
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Title: The Squeeze ARC Entertainment Director: Terry Jastrow Writer: Terry Jastrow Cast: Jeremy Sumpter, Christopher McDonald, Jillian Murray, Michael Nouri, Jason Dohring, Katherine LaNasa Running time: 93 minutes, PG13 AVAILABLE IN THEATERS, VOD AND iTUNES: April 17, 2015 Augie Baccus (Jeremy Sumpter) is a golf phenom, struggling to provide for his mother and sister in Texas. He’s got a beautiful girlfriend and big plans for their future. After Augie breaks a record in a golf tournament, he catches the eye of a gambler named Shooter McGavin Riverboat (Christopher McDonald) and his golddigging trophy wife “The Bank” (Katherine LaNasa) who want him to use his talent for gambling. Much to the  [ Read More ]

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The Girl is In Trouble Movie Review

Posted by juliana On April - 17 - 2015 0 Comment
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Title: The Girl is in Trouble eOne Entertainment Director: Julius Onah Writer: Mayuran Tiruchelvam & Julius Onah Cast: Columbus Short, Wilmer Valderrama, Alicja Bachleda, Jesse Spencer, Paz de la Huerta Running time: 90minutes, Not Rated August (Columbus Short) narrates the story of how he got involved in a murder mystery involving a Swedish girl named Signe (Alicja Bachleda) whom has a penchant for choosing the wrong type of guy. She witnesses a murder of a drug dealer by a spoiled rich kid, and captures it on her cell phone. Trying to find sanctuary from all the ex boyfriends she burned in the recent past, she finally gets ahold of August  [ Read More ]

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Something Wicked DVD Review

Posted by juliana On April - 10 - 2015 0 Comment
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Title: Something Wicked Arc Entertainment Director: Darin Scott Writer: Joe Colleran Cast: Shantel Vansanten, John Robinson, Julian Morris and Brittany Murphy Running time: 91 min, Rated R (Language, Violence, Sexuality) Special Features: None Available on DVD March 17th Christine (Shantel VanSanten) and her boyfriend James (John Robinson) are having dinner with her parents, and James decides to bring up the subject of marriage. Her parents immediately thrash the idea stating that Christine needs to focus on her studies at the university before settling down and starting a family, plus the two lovebirds are too young and James has a menial job with no education.  Sounds like a total catch. They  [ Read More ]

Categories: Action, Drama, REVIEWS

Family Drama War Room Comes to Theaters This August

Posted by monique On March - 25 - 2015 0 Comment
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The power of prayer is explored in “War Room,” hailing from the award-winning Kendrick Brothers (“Fireproof,” “Courageous”). The film stars Alex Kendrick, Priscilla Shirer, T.C. Stallings, Beth Moore and Karen Abercrombie and focuses on a family that is being weighed down by an ailing marriage. One of the ways used to bring the family back together is a place dedicated solely for prayer, a “war room.” Here’s more about the film. “Tony and Elizabeth Jordan have it all—great jobs, a beautiful daughter, and their dream house. But appearances can be deceiving. Tony and Elizabeth Jordan’s world is actually crumbling under the strain of a failing marriage. While Tony basks in  [ Read More ]

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Child 44 Tom Hardy Character Poster

Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman and Noomi Rapace are determined to seek justice against a depraved child serial killer in the newly released character posters for their upcoming crime thriller, ‘Child 44.’ The posters for the politically-charged drama were unveiled by the film’s distributor, Summit Entertainment, which is set to release the movie in theaters nationwide on April 17. The script for ‘Child 44,’ which is based on the best-selling novel of the same name by Tom Rob Smith, was penned by ‘Freedomland’ scribe, Richard Price. The thriller was directed by ‘Safe House’ helmer, Daniel Espinosa, and produced by Ridley Scott. Besides Hardy, Oldman and Rapace, the drama also features Paddy  [ Read More ]

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max poster

The story of a boy and his dog is never out of favor with audiences, and the tear-jerking factor gets even more potent when the story includes heartbreak and war-produced tragedy. MGM and Warner Bros.’ latest film, “Max,” features just that. The film is directed by Boaz Yakin and written by Yakin and Sheldon Lettich and stars Robbie Amell, Jay Hernandez (who was just announced as the latest castmember in “Suicide Squad”), Thomas Haden Church, Lauren Graham, Josh Wiggins and Luke Kleintank. The film focuses on the life of a teenage boy who comes to grips with loss through the help of his brother’s dog. “A coming-of-age story about a  [ Read More ]

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