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Movie Review: ‘Queen of the Desert’ is a Dune of Nihilism

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Can Werner Herzog do no wrong? Find out by reading our movie review of Queen of the Desert: Werner Herzog is an incredibly talented filmmaker that is able to shoot some amazing footage of great locations. He proved it last year with his volcano documentary Into the Inferno and he proves it here as well with Queen of the Desert. Shot …

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Movie Review: ‘Going in Style’ Steals More Laughs than Substance

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Read our movie review of Going in Style to hear about all the goofiness and grumpiness: Zach Braff’s 21st century remake of Going in Style is a relatively light comedy. It touches on issues of tampered pensions and economic hardship, but no more than required for staging a heist. It tries to extract tears from the plight of its protagonist, but only enough …

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Trailer: ‘I Am Heath Ledger’ Remembers Life of Rebellious Actor

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Release date: April 23, 2017 (Tribeca), May 3, 2017 (Select Theaters) Studio: Network Entertainment Director: Adrian Buitenhuis, Derik Murray MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Heath Ledger, Naomi Watts, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Emile Hirsch, Ang Lee, Catherine Hardwicke, Ben Harper I Am Heath Ledger is a feature length documentary celebrating the life of Heath Ledger: actor, artist and icon. The documentary …

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Rent & Watch ‘Fences’ on Redbox – Release Date

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Curious about Denzel Washington’s newest film Fences? Rent Fences on Redbox today. Fences had a pretty good run at the Oscars. But even months later, we are wondering if we can rent Fences at Redbox. Whether you watched it once or want to catch up now, you can rent Fences at Redbox today. Fences stars Denzel Washington and Viola Davis. …

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Top 7 Mila Kunis Movies and TV Shows You Need to Watch

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She’s cute. She’s sassy. She’s one of the hottest actresses around. But are there any Mila Kunis movies and TV shows that slipped under your radar? From hilarious comedies to psychological dramas, Kunis has had a well-rounded career. We’re choosing to ignore the little mishap that was Oz the Great and Powerful when praising her works, though. Take a look …

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Movie Review: ‘The Smurfs: The Lost Village’ Is a Semi-Lost Cause

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The Smurfs are back for their third movie! Read our movie review to get all the Smurfy details of The Smurfs: The Lost Village: As the first fully computer-animated Smurfs movie – a major improvement over the two previous live-action hybrid movies – I’ll admit that The Smurfs: The Lost Village does match the original cartoon in many aspects. The …

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Ian McKellen Turned Down Playing Dumbledore in Harry Potter for Surprising Reason

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He may play Gandalf, but Ian McKellen missed out on playing one other famous wizard. The British thespian just revealed that he actually turned down the part of Dumbledore in the Harry Potter movies. That’s right–someone actually for real turned down being part of one of the biggest franchises of all time. Interestingly enough, Sir Ian had a pretty good reason for …

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Trailer: Tom Cruise Takes on ‘The Mummy’ in Action-Packed Melee

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Release date: June 9, 2017 Studio: Universal Pictures Director: Alex Kurtzman MPAA Rating: N/A Starring: Tom Cruise, Sofia Boutella, Annabelle Wallis, Jake Johnson, Courtney B. Vance, Russell Crowe Tom Cruise headlines a spectacular, all-new cinematic version of the legend that has fascinated cultures all over the world since the dawn of civilization: “The Mummy.” Thought safely entombed in a crypt …

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Marvel Comics Blames Diverse Heroes for Sales Decline?

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It’s tax season, which means everyone is reminiscing about last year’s finances. Unfortunately for Marvel Comics, they had a year of declining sales. It seems odd considering how well the Marvel movies are doing, but apparently diversity might be to blame. If you’re asking, “What??” in disbelief right now, that was our reaction, too. It sounds absurd, but according to …

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