Tag: Newly Released Movies

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Felicity Jones Relives the Roots of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Wisdom in 'On the Basis of Sex'

Mark Bialczak | 4 months ago

Two films released in 2018 told the gigantic story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

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Feel the Pinnings on an Unlikely Friendship in 'Green Book'

Mark Bialczak | 6 months ago

At the start of Green Book, we see Tony “Lip” Vallelonga operating through famed Manhattan nightclub The Copa as if he owned the joint.

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Nobody Seems Amazed at The Rock Scaling Adversity in 'Skyscraper'

Mark Bialczak | 7 months ago

Bad guys foiled by the guy played by Dwayne Johnson?

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Rami Malek, 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Live Up to the Challenges of Channeling Freddie Mercury, Queen

Mark Bialczak | 7 months ago

If you lived through and paid any sort of attention to the real life and times of one Freddie Mercury and the band he led called Queen, you should recall...

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Ryan Gosling Tackles Neil Armstrong Oh-So-Stolidly in 'First Man'

Mark Bialczak | 8 months ago

Fifty years ago, Neil Armstrong stepped down that Apollo 11 ladder and made history.

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Robert Redford Sure Turns Forrest Tucker Appealing in 'The Old Man and the Gun'

Mark Bialczak | 9 months ago

Old Man and the Gun review

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A Trip Back to 'Mamma Mia' Island Brings Even More Joy

Mark Bialczak | 10 months ago

The joy of ABBA’s music surely lives on with Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.

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Get Attached to Woodley's Great Talent in 'Adrift'

Mark Bialczak | 11 months ago

Tell Shailene Woodley that she’s Tami Oldham, and the actress is all in.

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That Family Style Carries On in 'Ocean's Eight'

Mark Bialczak | 12 months ago

Danny Ocean is gone, we find out in the fourth installment of the franchise that made his last name and big crime game famous, but his sister Debbie is fresh...

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'Mary Shelley' Delves into the Author's Monster of a Time Creating Her Masterpiece

Mark Bialczak | 13 months ago

The story about the making of this particular monster really is quite a dilly.

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'Book Club' Gives Its Reliable Stars the Chance to Get Back Into It

Mark Bialczak | 14 months ago

As the wonderful, honorable stars do their reliably solid work in Book Club, I’m still not ever quite all there.

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'I Can Only Imagine' Captures the Glory of the Perfect Song at the Right Time

Mark Bialczak | 15 months ago

Life sure didn’t come easy for young Bart Millard.

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Get Ready for a Wild Ride with 'A Wrinkle in Time'

Mark Bialczak | 16 months ago

If you were a card-carrying kid of the 1960s or 70s, A Wrinkle in Time most likely made its way into your holy-cow discussions. Library card, that is.

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'The Post' Tells It Like It Was. And Is

Mark Bialczak | 17 months ago

There is no fake news in The Post. Weak-kneed journalists need not apply as the president and his justice department followers attempt to put the clamps on a free press.

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Gary Oldman Embraces Winston Churchill for All He's Worth in 'Darkest Hour'

Mark Bialczak | 18 months ago

The history lessons in Darkest Hour shine various lights on Winston Churchill, the King and his Empire, and the oh-so-many players linked to them in the days that Adolph Hitler’s...

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Get Ready to Have Your Heart Tugged by 'Only the Brave'

Mark Bialczak | 21 months ago

Only the Brave was ripped from the news. So anybody who followed the course of the Yarnell Fire of 2013 or the GQ story No Exit by Sean Flynn from...

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Judi Dench, Ali Fazal Show Us (Mostly) True Mushi Business as 'Victoria & Abdul'

Mark Bialczak | 21 months ago

Some things are not supposed to happen. An aging and bored queen eats herself into a stupor at a feast in her honor until a 24-year-old Indian clerk marches up...

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Sally Hawkins Captures the Spirit that Lets 'Maudie' Emerge

Mark Bialczak | 24 months ago

For the front portion of Maud’s life, oh, so much tried to make a point that she wasn’t worth the effort.

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Johnny Depp Sails 'Pirates of the Caribbean' into Creepy Waters for 'Dead Men Tell No Tales'

Mark Bialczak | 2 years ago

Johnny Depp is back as Captain Jack Sparrow to continue Disney's moneymaking Pirates of the Caribbean series.

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She's Pretty Wonderful, Sure, This Woman

Mark Bialczak | 2 years ago

Comic book lovers and TV viewers of a certain vintage certainly are no strangers to the powers of Wonder Woman.

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The Kid in the Middle Is Truly 'Gifted'

Mark Bialczak | 2 years ago

Frank Adler stood up when hard times came knocking.