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  • New Blu-ray/DVD Releases (07/07/20) – The 'Trolls' Return for a World Tour
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    New Blu-ray/DVD Releases (07/07/20) – The ‘Trolls’ Return for a World Tour

    This week, “Trolls: World Tour,” the sequel to the 2016 hit animated film “Trolls,” sings its way on to Blu-ray and DVD. The best of a small handful of options, it also represents the highest-profile option today. PICK OF THE WEEK Trolls: World Tour This sequel to “Trolls” managed to take the franchise in an […] More

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    WATCH: ‘Respect’ Trailer Shows Jennifer Hudson as Aretha Franklin

    The film year is still an unknown entity but the studio machines rage on in building excitement for their upcoming features. That’s the case with United Artists’ drop of the new teaser for “Respect,” the Aretha Franklin biopic. Starring Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson (“Dreamgirls“) as the Grammy-winning singer, the film is directed by Liesl […] More

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    Tribeca Film Review: Rich Cinematography Permeates ‘Sweet Thing’

    2020 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL: Black and white cinematography, when capably deployed in modern times, is an added bonus to a quality movie. The monochromatic look has the ability to lend poetry and weight to the story. The Tribeca title “Sweet Thing” has that poetic element in spades. A relatively traditional independent cinema story is raised […] More

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    Film Review: ‘The Trip to Greece’ Concludes a Ten-Year Odyssey With Surprising Pathos

    Michael Winterbottom’s “The Trip to Greece“ serves as the grand denouement of the four-part traveling mockumentary series. Judging by Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon’s politically incorrect banter and blatant gawking at women two decades or more, their junior, 2020 really is the time to make a graceful exit. That isn’t to say the duo’s last […] More

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    Tribeca Film Review: ‘Asia’ Mixes Tender Emotions with Brutal Reality

    2020 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL: A great movie surprises you. If you think you know where a film is headed, but then it goes in a whole other direction, the possibilities are endless. “Asia,” one of Tribeca’s best entries this year, pulls this off beautifully. Part of that is due to the insistence on never dovetailing […] More

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    Top 10: Best Alien Abduction Movies (0 submissions)

    Throughout our existence, mankind’s wondered if there are other life forms beyond our planet. Knowing if we are alone in this vast universe is one of the most important scientific questions of anyone’s lifetime. Throughout cinema history, we have seen plenty of stories examine humans going out to the vast distances of space to get […] More

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    TV Review: ‘The Eddy’ Sets the Standard for Multilingual Television

    Damien Chazelle really loves Jazz. The director’s filmography so many projects with the musical genre, its become a bit of a punch-line. Despite that, it’s hard to argue with the Oscar-winning director’s results. With three above-average to masterpiece level films in his career, Chazelle has the makings of a once-in-a-generation filmmaker. That made his latest project, […] More

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    WATCH: Universal Pictures Releases Powerful ‘The King of Staten Island’ Trailer

    Universal Pictures has today released the trailer for Judd Apatow’s upcoming comedy-drama “The King of Staten Island,” which stars “Saturday Night Live” star Pete Davidson in his biggest role to date. Davidson stars as Scott, a young adult who’s life has always been turbulent since the death of his father when he was just seven. […] More