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Collateral Beauty: What an intelligent and heartfelt movie

COLLATERAL BEAUTY Copyright: © 2016 WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC., VILLAGE ROADSHOW FILMS NORTH AMERICA INC. AND RATPAC-DUNE ENTERTAINMENT, LLC ¿ U.S., CANADA, BAHAMAS & BERMUDA. © 2016 WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC., VILLAGE ROADSHOW FILMS (BVI) LIMITED AND RATPAC-DUNE ENTERTAIN Photo Credit: Barry Wetcher

Release date: March 14, 2017 Studio:New Line Cinema (Warner Bros.) Director:David Frankel MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for thematic elements and brief strong language) Screenwriter:Allan Loeb Starring:Will Smith, Edward Norton, Keira Knightley, Michael Pena, Naomie Harris, Jacob Latimore, Kate Winslet, Helen Mirren Genre:Drama   Well, I have to admit that starting out I was concerned that the filmmakers were going to oversimplify the ... Read More »

Kong: Skull Island A Fantastic Thrill Ride

Where do I begin? To start this film moves very quickly jumping almost immediately into the action. There is some minor set up as to how the team is formed, as well as a short set up for another part of the story, but for the most part they jump right into it. Read More »

Doctor Strange is visually stunning film Marvel meets Inception

Release date:February 28, 2017 Studio:Walt Disney Pictures, Marvel Studios Director:Scott Derrickson MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for sci-fi violence and action throughout, and an intense crash sequence) Screenwriters:Joshua Oppenheimer, Thomas Dean Donnelly, Jon Spaihts Starring:Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Michael Stuhlbarg, Mads Mikkelsen, Tilda Swinton, Scott Adkins, Amy Landecker, Benedict Wong Genre:Thriller, Sci-Fi To start things off I have to say that ... Read More »

Jack Reacher: Never go back

Release date:January 31, 2017 Studio:Paramount Pictures Director:Edward Zwick MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for sequences of violence and action, some bloody images, language and thematic elements) Screenwriters:Richard Wenk, Edward Zwick , Marshall Hershkovitz, Marshall Herskovitz Starring:Tom Cruise, Cobie Smulders, Aldis Hodge, Danika Yarosh, Patrick Heusinger, Holt McCallany, Robert Knepper Official website:JackReachermovie.com| Facebook| Twitter| Instagram This is the second installment in the Jack Reacher ... Read More »

Inferno: A stand alone in a trilogy

Release date:January 24, 2017 Studio:Columbia Pictures (Sony) Director:Ron Howard MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for sequences of action and violence, disturbing images, some language, thematic elements and brief sensuality) Screenwriter:David Koepp Starring:Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan, Omar Sy, Ben Foster, Sidse Babett Knudsen Genre:Drama, Thriller, Mystery, Crime Having never watched the previous 2 movies in this series I was concerned that I ... Read More »

Split: Wow! M. Night strikes gold on this one!

Release date:January 20, 2017 Studio:Universal Pictures, Blumhouse Productions Director:M. Night Shyamalan MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for disturbing thematic content and behavior, violence and some language) Screenwriter:M. Night Shyamalan Starring:James McAvoy, Anya Taylor Joy, Betty Buckley, Jessica Sula, Haley Lu Richardson Genre:Thriller Let me just say that after a couple of debacles M. Night is back on top with this one! What a ... Read More »

The Bye Bye Man: Well, at least, the title is accurate.

Release date:January 13, 2017 Studio:STX Entertainment Director:Stacy Title MPAA Rating:R (for bloody horror violence, language and some sexuality) Screenwriter:Jonathan Penner Starring:Carrie-Anne Moss, Faye Dunaway, Douglas Smith, Cressida Bonas, Lucien Laviscount, Douglas Jones Genre:Thriller, Horror   Let me start off by saying, that I apologize to the filmmakers who put this together. I know that you worked very hard and put ... Read More »

Patriots Day: One excellent story of communityon a grand scale!

Release date:December 21, 2016 (NY, LA, Boston; wide: Jan. 13) Studio:CBS Films, Lionsgate Director:Peter Berg MPAA Rating:R (for violence, realistically graphic injury images, language throughout and some drug use) Screenwriters:Peter Berg, Matt Cook, Joshua Zetumer Starring:Mark Wahlberg, John Goodman, Kevin Bacon, J.K. Simmons, Michelle Monaghan Genre:Drama Official website:PatriotsDayfilm.com| Facebook| Twitter| Instagram   Peter Berg strikes again, with a great, new ... Read More »

A Monster Calls: A film NOT of lighthearted whimsy.

Release date:December 23, 2016 (limited; wide: Jan. 6) Studio:Focus Features Director:Juan Antonio Bayona MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for thematic content and some scary images) Screenwriter:Patrick Ness Starring:Lewis MacDougall, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Liam Neeson, Sigourney Weaver Genre:Drama, Fantasy Official website:FocusFeatures.com| Facebook| Twitter| Instagram To start things off this is not a lighthearted, whimsical, romp through some fantasy world of elves and magic. This ... Read More »

Deepwater horizon: Character develpoment? Yes!

Release date:January 10, 2017 Studio:Summit Entertainment (Lionsgate) Director:Peter Berg MPAA Rating:PG-13 (for prolonged intense disaster sequences and related disturbing images, and brief strong language) Screenwriters:Matthew Sand, Matthew Carnahan Starring:Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich, Dylan O’Brien, Gina Rodriguez, Kate Hudson Genre:Drama, Action Official website:DeepwaterHorizon.movie| Facebook| Twitter| Instagram Deepwater Horizon, finally a movie with some character development! I know, I know, ... Read More »

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