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Nothing screams during the holiday season like some fun horror movies. Here’s a look at a trio now available on Blu-ray disc. Smart (Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Rated R, 2.39: 1, 111 mins, $ 34.98) – Horror maestro James Wan (“Saw”, “The Conjuring” and “Insidious”) once again stepped behind the camera to give his favorite …

Horsemen of Justice (Retfærdighedens ryttere) is a 2020 film directed by Anders Thomas Jensen featuring Mads Mikkelsen. Brilliant. Plot of the Horsemen of Justice Markus, who must return home to his teenage daughter, Mathilde, when his wife dies in a tragic train accident. It looks like an accident until a math enthusiast, who was also …

Horsemen of Justice (Retfærdighedens ryttere) is a 2020 film directed by Anders Thomas Jensen featuring Mads Mikkelsen. Brilliant. Conspiracy of the Horsemen of Justice Markus, who must return home to his teenage daughter, Mathilde, when his wife dies in a tragic train accident. It looks like an accident until a math buff, who was also …

Memento is a 2000 thriller movie directed by Christophe nolan based on his brother’s story, Jonathan nolan. Featuring Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss (Matrix) and Joe pantoliano. Memento. Parcel Leonard (Guy Pearce) is an insurance investigator whose memory was damaged following a head injury he sustained after intervening in the murder of his wife. His quality …

Meander (Meander) is a 2020 horror-thriller film starring Gaia Weiss. It was written and directed by Mathieu Touri. nativa, original a media. meandering plot In the film, a woman wakes up in a strange tube filled with deadly traps. His only option is to keep moving forward. But we don’t know how far it can …

Memento is a 2000 thriller film directed by Christopher Nolan based on the story of his brother, jonathan nolan. Featuring Guy Pearce, Carrie Anne Moss (Matrix) and Joe Pantoliano. Memento. Parcel Leonard (Guy Pearce) is an insurance investigator whose memory was damaged following a head injury he sustained after responding to his wife’s murder. His …

Scarface is a thriller directed by Brian De Palma featuring Al Pacino and a young Michelle pfeiffer. The film was written by Oliver Stone. A classic from the 80s. Plot, summary Tony Montana is a Cuban emigrant con poco amor por su país y mucho por el Al Pacino plays the role of Tony Montana, …

I’ve written about the nostalgia cycle before, but if you don’t know, that’s when lifestyles, trends, or art forms from the historic past – like music, movies, fashion , etc. – are popular with the younger generation again. 20 or 30 years after their introduction. For example, there was a lot of ’50s nostalgia in …

Home Sweet Home Alone, which is a Disney+ original reboot of the classic Christmas movie series, is getting a stock full of negative reviews. Home Sweet Home alone, the reboot of the classic Christmas comedy series, received smut in its bottom in the form of a string of negative reviews. the Alone at home The …

Comment from Jonathan W. Hickman Eternals Exam score: 5/10 The MCU hits a low point with “Eternals,” a bizarre team-up adventure that teases a franchise whose future might be better suited to Disney’s streaming service. Boasting a star-studded cast, “Eternals” follows an inconsistent collection of immortal beings who protect the planets from the destructive forces …

There is a lot of suspense. DALLAS – Guillermo del Toro is known for his fantastic beasts, but this one will keep you awake at night! In “Antlers,” Keri Russell plays a teacher, Julia, who has returned home to a mining town in Oregon, now best known for its meth labs. She stays with her …

LAST NIGHT IN SOHO: 3 ½ STARS “Last Night in Soho”, the new film from director Edgar Wright, currently showing, is a love letter to the Swingin ‘Sixties of London via Italian Giallo. Surreal and vibrant, it’s uneven and more than a little silly, yet enjoyable for those with a taste for both Petula Clarke …

Click to enlarge 20th century workshops Ron went wrong 13 Fanboy * I guess one way to pay homage to the low budget slasher horror of the 1980s is to make a movie so sloppy that those other movies look brilliant in comparison. This is the story of an imitator who tracks down the actors …

Located in Detroit in 1954, No sudden movement (15A) opens with Curt (Don Cheadle) joining forces with fellow criminals Ronald (Benicio del Toro) and Charley (Kieran Culkin) to “keep” Mary Wertz (Amy Seimetz) and her children while her husband Matt (David Harbor) is forced to steal a document from his office safe. Is everything going …

MASS: 4 STARS The story of “Mass”, a new drama from writer-director Fran Kranz, who now stars in theaters, is simple but the emotions it evokes are anything but. A bland meeting room in an Episcopal Church in Idaho is the backdrop to the meeting of two couples bound by shared trauma. Years before, Hayden, …

Director Nelson Dilipkumar is back with his action thriller Doctor in theaters now. His previous black comedy Kolamavu Kokila (2018) starring Nayanthara was a huge success, and a Bollywood remake ‘Good Luck Jerry’ starring Jhanvi Kapoor is also in the works. Doctor Movie has already made quite a stir among audiences with its trailer, which …

Travelers Three stars, now on SKY Cinema & NOW TV, Cert 12A We may not have fully covered it yet, but the filmmakers seem certain that humanity will need to take refuge in space. The concept provided a rich vein of cinematic inspiration, and Colin Farrell is the latest actor to rocket. Neil Burger’s movie, …

the guilty (15A) stars Jake Gyllenhaal as Joe Baylor, an LAPD detective who is currently working late at a 911 call center while awaiting a hearing for unspecified indiscretions. Abrupt and indifferent as he deals with the audience, Joe is energized when he takes a call from Emily (Riley Keough), who whispers that she has …

THE MANY SAINTS OF NEWARK: 3 STARS “The Many Saints of Newark,” the sprawling big-screen prequel to the iconic TV series “The Sopranos,” looks more like a pilot for a new show than the origin story of one of the most famous families. famous television. Divided into three parts, “The Many Saints of Newark” uses …

From left to right: Gomez Addams (voiced by Oscar Isaac), Wednesday Addams (Chloë Grace Moretz), Uncle Fester (Nick Kroll), Morticia Addams (Charlize Theron), Lurch (Conrad Vernon), Pugsley Addams (Javon Walton), Grandma (Bette Midler) and It (Snoop Dogg) in “The Addams Family 2” Courtesy of Metro Goldwyn Mayer Photos By Katie Walsh | Tribune press service …

Laudatory reviews for the long delay of the james bond film No time to die could finally draw people away from Netflix and into theaters. Timing can dictate the success or failure of a big-budget release, and the industry has struggled to maintain the suspense around a film that was originally scheduled to shoot in …

Jake Gyllenhaal’s new thriller, the guilty, has a healthy cast list that includes Ethan Hawke, Riley Keough, Paul Dano, Peter Sarsgaard, Eli Goree, comedian Bill Burr and the great Da’Vine Joy Randolph (Dolemite is my name). You won’t see any in the movie. You will however hear quite a few. Randolph as a tired dispatcher …

“Cry Macho” (Drama: 1 hour, 44 minutes) With: Clint Eastwood, Eduardo Minett, Natalia Traven and Dwight Yoakam Director: Clint Eastwood Classified: PG-13 (Wholesale, violence and thematic elements) Movie Review: “Cry Macho” is an adaptation of the 1975 novel by N. Richard Nash. Clint Eastwood movies are always rewarding because they tell straight-line stories. They omit …

BY CHRISTOPHER STAMMGUEST REVIEW Smart (Now showing in theaters) Rated R – For themes of language, violence, gore and adults.Well my friends, that moment has returned. Summer is ending, the weather is getting colder, Walmart has Halloween decorations for sale, and horror movies have started pouring into theaters.The first to walk out the door this …

CRY MACHO: 2 ½ STARS Clint Eastwood is legendary in Hollywood for his pragmatic approach to cinema. It’s not Stanley Kubrick who would do 200 takes in one head, or Christopher Nolan whose camera technique is sharp. His straightforward approach to storytelling often gives his films a unique energy, a style born of confidence and …

I see Paul Giamatti playing Alexander Parish, the self-proclaimed art dealer and “sleeper hunter” who searches for underrated finds at estate sales and auctions. He finds the “Salvator Mundi” at an auction in New Orleans and buys it for only $ 1,175. It is in very poor condition, but he thinks it could be an …

THE CARD COUNTER: 3 ½ STARS “The Card Counter”, the new film from screenwriter of “Taxi Driver”, Paul Schrader, who now plays in theaters, is less concerned with cheating cards than with the heavy conscience of the main character. William Tell (Oscar Isaac) is a man with a past. Ex-soldier, he is haunted by his …

Se (15A) stars Clare Dunne as Sandra, a young Irish woman who breaks off an abusive relationship with her husband Gary (Ian Lloyd Anderson) to start a new life with daughters Molly (Molly McCann) and Emma (Ruby Rose) O’Hara). As the overheated Irish property market spirals out of control (again) and unable to find affordable …

Caza presses (Prey) is a film written and directed by Thomas Siben. Está protagonizada por David Cross, Hanno Koffler there Mary Ehrich. Argumento de Presas de Caza Cinco amigos en una despedida de soltero algo especial (una excursion por la montaña) tratan de huir de un misterioso tirador. critical Dice otra critique qu’en otra época …

kate is a 2021 Netflix film directed by Cedric Nicolas-Troyan featuring Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Woody Harrelson. An easy thriller for an easy Friday. Parcel The story revolves around a female assassin who, after being poisoned and having less than 24 hours to live, must go on a manhunt through the streets of Tokyo to …

Kate is a 2021 Netflix film directed by Cedric Nicolas Troyan featuring Mary elizabeth winstead and Woody harrelson. An easy thriller for an easy Friday. Ground The story revolves around a murderous woman, who, after being poisoned and with less than 24 hours to live, must go on a manhunt through the streets of Tokyo …

kate is a 2021 Netflix film directed by Cedric Nicolas-Troyan featuring Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Woody Harrelson. An easy thriller for an easy Friday. Parcel The story revolves around a female assassin who, after being poisoned and having less than 24 hours to live, must go on a manhunt through the streets of Tokyo to …

“Queenpins” could have worked in good hands, unfortunately the script fails these characters and their story. Although there is little character development, the characters continue to randomly state the subtext aloud. We don’t know the details of Connie and JoJo’s scam, or why their customers might be buying from them. The script tells us too …

Ahead of Thalaivii’s release, the Kangana Ranaut star had a special screening in Hyderabad and those who managed to see her praised her brilliant performance. While Kangana’s portrayal of Jayalalithaa floored many, Arvind Swamy also appears to have left a mark with his stellar portrayal of MGR (Maruthur Gopala Ramachandran). Read also – Thalaivii: SHOCKING! …

Here’s a look at a pair of badass crime-filled crime thrillers available on Home Entertainment. Coogan’s bluff (Kino Lorber, rated R, 1.85: 1, 94 minutes, $ 29.95) – A pre-‘Dirty Harry’ 1968 collaboration between budding idol Clint Eastwood and director Don Siegel led to a violent crime thriller that now returns to Blu-ray with the …

Click to enlarge Marvel Studios / Disney Simu liu in Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings Cinderella ** There’s one level that you want to give points to this latest adaptation of the oft-told fairy tale for the chances it takes, but at some point the chances you take have to work, too. …

Reviews are ringing on Cinderella 2021 with Camila Cabello, and while reviews are mixed to negative, the musical still has its high marks. The clock struck midnight, and Camila Cabello’s reviews Cinderella began to roll. The film, which was directed by Kay Cannon (Perfect), will stream on Amazon Prime from September 3. The film will …

Redemption of a Rogue Three stars In theaters now; Certificate 16 prodigal son returns to the small Irish town he left in shame. He wants to redeem himself before committing suicide. It doesn’t sound like a premise for a comedy, but Philip Doherty’s feature debut, which he wrote and directed, is full of humor of …

Patrick Beatty visited our set today to discuss these five upcoming films. “Bob Ross: happy accidents, betrayal and greed” Date: August 27 Directed by: Joshua Rofé With: Bob Ross, Steve Ross Genre: Documentary Filed: This documentary is currently unrated. Synopsis: Bob Ross has delighted millions of people as the world’s most famous art teacher. But …

CANDYMAN: 4 STARS There is nothing sweet about the Candyman. The supernatural killer with a hook for a hand, first played by Tony Todd in the 1992 film of the same name, returns in now-theatrical “Candyman,” cropped by co-producer and co-writer Jordan Peele for a new generation . In this “spiritual sequel”, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II …

Vacation Friends 2021. Film with John Cena Holiday friends is a 2021 comedy film directed by Clay tarver. Featuring Jean Cena, Meredith Hagner, Lil rel howery and Anna maria horsford. Land of vacation friends. Synopsis A couple meet another couple while on vacation in Mexico, but their friendship takes an awkward turn when they return …

Trying to find a way to best describe “Reminiscence,” the new sci-fi thriller from Warner Brothers, I think Yogi Berra said it best: “It’s déjà vu again. “ There is a common theory that there are really only seven types of original stories, and every book, movie, TV show, play, or other fictional story of …

The first opinions for the Candy Nia DaCosta sequel Jordan Peele and Win Rosenfeld arrive and praise the horror film. The new film will follow directly on from the original film as adult Anthony McCoy returns to his childhood home in Cabrini-Green, once a Chicago housing project and now a gentrified condo complex, seeking to …

Reminiscence is a 2021 film written and directed by Lisa Joy. Featuring Hugh Jackman (Logan) and Rebecca Ferguson (Doctor Sleep). A very interesting sci-fi thriller. Parcel. Synopsis Nick Bannister is a scientist who discovers a way to relive your past and uses technology to search for his long-lost love.

Review of “Reminiscence” and other new films. REMINISCENCE “Reminiscence” takes place in the not-so-near future, in a Miami that has changed climate and looks more like Venice. People travel by boat and are nocturnal because it is too hot to operate during the day. Jackman runs a recent warfare tactics service that lets you relive …

PROTECTED: 3 STARS For the second time in as many months, Samuel L. Jackson plays a hitman whose family values ​​are as strong, if not stronger, than his instinct to kill. In “The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard” he found his family to be logical, not biological. In “The Protege”, now in theaters, he is the mentor …

Always look on the bright side of life, as the Monty Python guys advised, but sometimes it’s easier said than done. Inspired by Anne Gildea’s memoirs I have cancer, what’s your excuse?, The bright side (16s) stars Gemma-Leah Devereux as Kate McLoughlin, an actress who was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. Already prone to depression …

Directed confidently by David Bruckner from a clever screenplay written by Ben Collins and Luke Piotrowski, “The Night House” excels at creating tension – it’s both unpredictable and disconcertingly restrained. In other words, you are rarely comfortable for 110 minutes. The movie rocks you at first, however, as we join Beth on what is likely …

I am your man ert 15A; IFI & cinemas selected now 4 stars It’s hard enough to speak another language, acting in one must be quite a challenge. But it’s a challenge that English actor Dan Stevens absolutely succeeds in this German gem. Maria Schrader, Netflix director Unorthodox, returns with a feature film that she …

THE SUICIDE SQUAD: 3 ½ STARS The difference between the 2017 movie “Suicide Squad” starring Will Smith and this weekend’s sequel, “The Suicide Squad,” goes far beyond adding the definite article to the title. I accused the first film of “trying to echo the very films to which it should be an antidote.” You know, …

Click to enlarge Photos of Warner Bros. Margot Robbie in The suicide squad All the streets are silent *** There is a whole subgenre of documentary filmmaking that you might call “Holy Crap, we have an incredible treasure trove of stock footage, so what if that sounds a little shapeless.” Director Jeremy Elkin uses the …

Breakfast at Tiffany’s is a 2021 comedy-drama directed by Blake Edwards. Featuring Audrey Hepburn and George Pepard. It is based on a novel by Truman Capote. A wonderful romantic comedy. Parcel. Synopsis Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn) is a New York call girl, whose looks captivate her upstairs neighbor Paul Varjak (George Peppard), a writer who …

Today we have two films that share the common element of Emily Blunt leading the cast. One is the horror / thriller A Quiet Place Part 2, and the other is the fantasy / adventure Jungle Cruise. A Quiet Place Part 2 (Video on Demand) – The major success of the first film was based …

JUNGLE CRUISE: 4 STARS “Jungle Cruise,” now playing in theaters and on Disney + with premium access, is a new adventure story that stretches back into Hollywood history for inspiration. Emily Blunt and Dwayne Johnson’s film is based on the 65-year-old Disneyland Riverboat theme park ride, which in turn was inspired by the antics of …

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – Each week, KTSM 9 News morning host J Russell takes viewers inside the Alamo Draft House East theater sits with film critic Felipa Solis to talk about the films at to come. Join Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt on the adventure of a lifetime on “Disney’s Jungle Cruise”, a thrilling …

Have you ever remembered something that happened 10, 20, even 30 years ago, and the memory is so vivid it could have happened last week? If you’re like me, you often think to yourself, “Where did that time go? How can I be this old already? and I am only 28 years old. Growing old …

The first opinions for The suicide squad, James Gunn’s first outing in the DC Extended Universe, is coming now and critics are loving the titular team’s big-screen makeover. The independent sequel to David Ayer’s 2016 film will see the return of Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Viola Davis as Amanda Waller, Jai Courtney as Captain …

Click to enlarge Neon, Universal Pictures and Amazon Studios Old and Pork are currently in theaters, and Val is streaming on Amazon Prime. Actor Alex Wolff (Hereditary) is having a big week. He stars in two …

M. Night Shyamalan’s horror film Old, set on a rapidly aging beach, is dividing reviews. Here’s why the reviews are so mixed. M. Night Shyamalan’s new horror film Old divides the critics. Some critics praised its quirky weirdness and intriguing storyline, while others were put off by the weird dialogue and struggled to get into …

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – Each week, KTSM 9 News morning host J Russell takes viewers inside the Alamo Draft House East theater sits with film critic Felipa Solis to talk about the films at to come. This action-packed spin-off from the GI Joe franchise stars Henry Golding as the iconic Snake Eyes, a tenacious …

“Space Jam: A New Legacy” (Adventure / Animation: 1 hour, 55 minutes) With: LeBron James, Don Cheadle and Cedric Joe Director: Malcolm D. Lee Rated: PG (Violence and some languages) Movie review: “Space Jam” (director Joe Pytka, 1996) starred the legendary Michael Jordan. Twenty-five years later, “Space Jam: A New Legacy” debuts with another great …

Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard is an action comedy film starring Ryan reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Salma hayek, Antonio Banderas, Morgan freeman and Franck Grillo. it is run by Patrick Hugues. Just entertainment. Funny as hell. Ground The world’s deadliest odd couple – bodyguard Michael Bryce and hitman Darius Kincaid – are back on another life-threatening mission. …

Nowhere special our stars Now in select cinemas, Cert 12A Death is the only natural absolute of life. It is a certainty shrouded in mystery, which both fascinates and horrifies us. It’s no wonder then that death is such a strong theme in all art forms – and especially in film. You might think that …

SPACE JAM: A NEW HERITAGE: 3 STARS What’s up doc? A sequel to a 25-year-old movie, that’s what happens. “Space Jam: A New Legacy,” now in theaters, refreshes Michael Jordan’s 1996 hybrid live-action / animated sports film with a new star and many familiar (animated) faces. The story begins in Akron, Ohio, in 1988. Teenage …

Click to enlarge Photos of Warner Bros. LeBron James and Bugs Bunny in Space Jam: a new legacy Can I Bring It: Bill T. Jones and D-Man in the Waters **** See the feature review. Available July 16 via ParkCityFilm.org; available July 23 via SLFSatHome.org. (NR) Gunpowder Milkshake ** 1/2When a movie looks like a …

Neon Every time I write about Nicolas Cage, I feel obligated that the man is an Oscar winner. It’s now been about a quarter of a century since Cage won the Oscar for Best Actor, which surely means that a large percentage of the population only sees him as the arthouse gonzo star of the …

Delivered about seven years later than everyone wanted, and not as punchy since the fourth “Avengers” movie in 2019, Marvel superhero Black Widow finally has her own solo film in theaters. Since his first appearance in “Iron Man 2,” fans have loved the inclusion of Deadly Russian in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Sadly, in the …

BLACK WIDOW: 3 STARS If you were to do a Venn diagram of “Black Widow,” now on Disney + with premium access, and the recent animated film “The Boss Baby: Family Business,” you’d be surprised at the overlap. Both films are about separated families reuniting and siblings finding a way forward after years of bitterness. …

From a baby with a cutting edge approach to a documentary that features the Harlem Cultural Festival, check out this week’s movie reviews with Patrick Beatty. “The Boss Baby: a family business” (PG) In theaters on July 2Directed by: Tom McGrathWith: Alec Baldwin, James Marsden, Amy SedarisGenre: Anime, Adventure, Comedy Synopsis: The Templeton brothers have …

Click to enlarge Universal Pictures / DreamWorks Animation The Boss Baby: family business The Boss Baby: Family business ** 1/2 The original 2017 Boss Baby got away with imitating Toy storythe allegory of sibling rivalry through relentless energy and visual imagination; this sequel seems to double the formula, with diminishing returns. Our imaginative hero Tim …

Chaz Ebert, CEO of Ebert Productions, publisher of RogerEbert.com, the world’s preeminent destination for film preview, has started development of a new TV series that will bring movie reviews back to TV, but with a twist. . In partnership with Lights Camera Jackson Productions, “Everybody’s A Critic” is a modern take on the classic movie …

LUCA: 3 ½ STARS Set on the Italian Riviera, “Luca”, the new film from the animated giants Pixar and now airing on Disney +, is a fantasy story about sea monsters with beating human hearts. Jacob Tremblay is 13-year-old Luca Paguro, a shy sea monster with the curiosity of a typical teenager. When he discovers …

Vidya Balan, who has been criticized for her fashion statements over the years as well as her shameful body, has spoken of seeking help from a healer and is on a path to self-acceptance. In an interview with Bollywood bubble, Balan revealed that she works to block negative comments and become more accepting of her …

IN THE HEIGHTS: 4 STARS “In the Heights,” currently in theaters, is a cheerful film based on the award-winning musical Tony by Lin-Manuel Miranda, which will make you feel better at the end of the movie than at the beginning. Energetic, exultant and empathetic, it feels like a long weekend away from real life. A …

It’s one of the oldest cinematic techniques of all, but writer-director Christopher McBride gives us a Go back (15A) with a difference in this psychological time-traveling thriller. The film opens with Fred (Dylan O’Brien) struggling to cope with his dying mother’s dementia; Fred, who works as a data quantifier, angrily tells his wife Karen (Hannah …

When we heard that Jim from “The Office”, a comedy actor on a sitcom, was going to write and direct a sci-fi horror movie, people were pretty tired. But after the first previews dropped and audiences saw the concept for the film on display for just a few minutes, the tide quickly turned. And after …

Some filmmakers have built their entire careers around what audiences expect of them. If you go to see a Hitchcock movie, you will get a crime thriller. If you’re going to see a Coen Brother movie, you’re going to get some quirky dark comedy. And if you see a Zack Snyder movie, you’ll see a …

We may not be Hollywood but Spokane and the surrounding area have at times played a starring role in major theatrical releases – sometimes as himself and sometimes as other cities, but more often as Anytown, USA (And no, the Red Dawn remake and comedy 2019 Label were not filmed in the Northwest Interior, although …

By Katie Walsh | Tribune press service Some canonical Disney characters simply ask for further questioning. Fur-obsessed maniacal fashionista Cruella De Vil, who tormented the young Darling family and their Dalmatian puppies in “101 Dalmatians,” and even has her own theme song, has had a hold on our imaginations since the animated feature. in 1961. …

“Army of the Dead” (Action / Horror: 2 hours and 27 minutes) With: Dave Bautista, Ella Purnell, Tig Notaro and Omari Hardwick Director: Zack Snyder Rated: R (strong bloody violence, gore and language throughout, sexual content and brief nudity / graphic nudity) Movie Review: Another zombie movie that has an eclectic group killing the living …