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As evidenced by her resonant drama Fill The Void, writer/director Rama Burshtein knows how to craft first rate storytelling with an impending marriage as its backdrop. With The Wedding Plan we follow the misadventures of Michal (a standout performance from Noa Koler), a strong minded and stubborn woman who is determined to get [...]


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On the latest episode of CinemAddicts we preview the September releases Mother!, Kingsman: The Golden Circle, It, and American Assassin.

One smaller scale feature that’s worth a look is Rebel in the Rye, a biopic on Catcher in the Rye author J.D. Salinger (Nicholas Hoult). Kevin Spacey is Whit [...]


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As far as hockey movies go, it will be hard to top 2011’s Goon (unless you throw Slap Shot into the mix). Director Jay Baruchel, who co-wrote and starred in the original, takes on the challenging task of ensuring the franchise doesn’t have a sophomore slum with Goon: Last of the Enforcers. Thankfully, he succeeds [...]


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Review: ‘Wind River’ a Gripping Tale of Loss

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In a summer filled with big budget bombs, it’s refreshing to come across a film that relies on story and emotion rather than super powers and CGI to connect with a crowd. One such standout in the latter moments of summer is Wind River, a dark murder mystery as far from light [...]


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You could argue that director Steven Soderbergh enjoyed his finest moments on the big screen with heist flicks — Ocean’s 11 and its sequels as well as Out of Sight — so it makes sense that the director ended his self-imposed retirement from films with the new heist flick, Logan Lucky.

However, this film offers [...]


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Steven Soderbergh went on a self-imposed hiatus from directing feature films (his last effort was 2013’s Side Effects), but now he’s back with the August 17 release Logan Lucky. The project once again features a collaboration with Channing Tatum (who starred in Side Effects and Magic Mike), and it features a return of [...]


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Review: Dunkirk Delivers an Intense, Impactful War Film

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Brace yourself for impact! Dunkirk is coming to theaters this weekend, giving moviegoers one of the most immersive war films in recent memory. The cast is filled with plenty of fresh-faced young actors and several recognizable stars, but you may not need to focus too hard on memorizing the character names. [...]


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July should prove to be a strong month for films, and on the latest episode of CinemAddicts we review War for the Planet of the Apes, an excellent closing to the critically acclaimed trilogy. Andy Serkis once again delivers an inspired performance as the strong willed leader Caesar. Woody Harrelson does layered [...]


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It Comes At Night is a survivalist thriller that centers on Paul (Joel Edgerton) a family man who’s determined to keep his son (Kelvin Harrison Jr.) and wife (Carmen Ejogo) in a world where people are dying from a mysterious plague (or is it a creature?).

Directed and written by Trey Edward Shults, It [...]


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With a title like Their Finest, the expectations are high, and we’re glad to say that for the most part this highly meta film lives up to its lofty title.

The film’s centerpiece is Mrs. Catrin Cole (Gemma Arterton), a young copywriter whose work garners the notice of screenwriter Tom Buckley (Sam Claflin), who invites [...]


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