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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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There are times we may all turn a little monstrous, but rarely does it have the effect that we see in the new film Colossal. The movie, from writer/director Nacho Vigalondo, offers a unique perspective on the monster movie trope.

The film stars Anne Hathaway as Gloria, an out of control party girl whose life [...]


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On this week’s CinemAddicts, we cover director Terry George’s The Promise, a superbly done epic about that spotlights the Armenian Genocide from the point of view of an ambitious medical student named Mikael (Oscar Isaac). Charlotte Le Bon is Ana, a woman who bonds with Mikael over their shared Armenian culture, with Christian Bale [...]


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With such first rate work as Inside Llewyn Davis and A Most Violent Year, Oscar Isaac has proven he’s a bonafide leading man. He’s front and center once again with The Promise, director Terry George’s epic film that spotlights the Armenian genocide.

Michael Boghosian (Isaac) is determined to study medicine to bring his knowledge back [...]


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Director/writer Ido Fluk begins The Ticket in audacious fashion, as we see life through the eyes of James (Dan Stevens), a blind man who, as much as we can glean in several minutes, is a rather happy man. Fluk pulls us in immediately into James’ world through the use of audio and near pitch [...]


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Now out on Blu-ra via Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 100 Streets is an ensemble driven narrative that’s headlined by Idris Elba and Gemma Arterton. Although the indie drama is powered by the star power of its leads, the feature’s most arresting moments come from co-stars Charlie Creed-Miles and Franz Drameh.

Set within one [...]


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