Month: November 2019

Posted in Drama / Romance / Comedy

John Butler’s Papi Chulo Confuses Objectification for Connection

John Butler’s Papi Chulo is a shrill and insipid spectacle of cross-cultural communion, but don’t call it stupid, as that would suggest that it doesn’t…

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Posted in Action / Aventure Animation / Children Great Movies

Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero movie: dogged soldier, great dog, mediocre movie

Today American politics seem more divided than ever. Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero, directed by Richard Lanni and written by Lanni and Mike Stokey, might,…

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Posted in Drama / Romance / Comedy

Mary Elizabeth Winstead Struggles to Succeed in the Standup Boys’ Club in All About Nina

“Isn’t it great how all of the sudden they know that we’re funny?” comedy club owner and former stand-up Pam (Pam Murphy) tells her younger…

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Posted in Drama / Romance / Comedy Great Movies

“Love Sonia”: Turns a human lens on an inhuman trade

Love Sonia opens in an impoverished, seemingly drought-ridden village that’s identified solely as ‘1400 km north of Mumbai’. The idea perhaps, as one would speculate,…

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Posted in Drama / Romance / Comedy Great Movies

The Chambermaid (La camarista): uncovering a luxury hotel’s dirty secrets

The viewer first sees 24-year-old chambermaid Eve (Gabriela Cartol) as she opens the blinds to survey the mess of a hotel room strewn with clothes,…

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Posted in Drama / Romance / Comedy Family / Education

In reboot for Netflix, “Benji” is still a good boy

It’s been a mere 14 years since the last “Benji” movie. But in dog years, that’s an eternity. “Benji,” which lands on Netflix on Friday,…

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Posted in Action / Aventure

Fatal Contact: Wu Jing Took Lead Role in Hong Kong Martial Arts Film

Dennis Law’s Fatal Contact has been a much anticipated title around these parts for one very simple reason: Wu Jing. Wu is an immensely gifted martial artist…

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Posted in News & Events

Rank The Actors Who Have Played Super Man

It’s safe to say that Dean Cain’s take on the Man of Steel hasn’t aged spectacularly. Here let rank the actors who have played Super…

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‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ New Images Released, Bring Heroes Back Together

The movie Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is one month away. And it’s time for the publicity blitz to start running on all cylinders. First…

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A TWELVE-YEAR NIGHT [2018] – A HEARTBREAKING TALE OF HUMAN PERSEVERANCE

The drama A Twelve-Year Night is about the civil-military dictatorship of Uruguay (1973-1985). This film shows how the left-wing urban guerrilla group, the Tupamaros, were…

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