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Toys in the Attic (2009) Rated PG

A teddy bear, a mechanical mouse, and a marionette  join together to rescue Buttercup the doll from the Land of Evil. Starring Forest Whitaker, Joan Cusack, Vivian Schilling, Cary Elwes. A group of discarded toys left in the attic of … Continue reading

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Rogue One (2016) Rated PG-13

The Rebel Alliance works on a strategy to steal the plans for the Death Star. Starring Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Alan Tudyk, Forest Whitaker, Mads Mikkelsen. This film takes places after the Rebel wars but before A New Hope. Although … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, February 14, 2017

 Arrival (PG-13) When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors. Starring Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker  Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (R) 19-year-old Billy … Continue reading

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Critics Choice Award Nominees 2016

Best Picture Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water La La Land Lion Loving Manchester by the Sea Moonlight Sully Best Actor Casey Affleck for Manchester by the Sea Joel Edgerton for Loving Andrew Garfield for Hacksaw Ridge Ryan … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, November 10, 2016

 Almost Christmas (PG-13) Opens on Friday, November 11 Starring: Kimberly Elise, Omar Epps, Danny Glover A dysfunctional family gathers together for their first Thanksgiving since their mom died.  Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (R) Opens on Friday, November 11 Starring: … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, August 23, 2016

 Ash vs. Evil Dead: The Complete First Season (TV-MA) Ash has spent the last 30 years avoiding responsibility, maturity and the terrors of the Evil Dead until a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind and Ash becomes mankind’s … Continue reading

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Roots (2016) Rated PG-13

An adaption of Alex Haley’s book, Roots: The Saga of an American Family. Starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Malachi Kirby, Forest Whitaker, Laurence Fishburne, Babs Olusanmokun, Daphne Videau. Having watched the original Roots miniseries, I came expecting the same intensity and … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, October 27, 2015

 The Gift (R) A young married couple’s lives are thrown into a harrowing tailspin when an acquaintance from the husband’s past brings mysterious gifts and a horrifying secret to light after more than 20 years. Starring Jason Bateman, Rebecca Hall, … Continue reading

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Lee Daniels’ The Butler (2013) Rated PG-13

Based on a true story of a butler serving eight presidents in the White House. Starring Forest Whitaker, David Banner, Michael Rainey Jr., Mariah Carey, Alex Pettyfer, Vanessa Redgrave, Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, Cuba Gooding Jr., Terrence Howard, Lenny Kravitz, … Continue reading

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My Own Love Song (2010)

Rated PG-13 A songwriter embarks on a cross-country journey with her best friend. Starring Renée Zellweger, Madeline Zima, Nick Nolte, Forest Whitaker I was quite surprise by this film. Surprised bad, not good. With Renée Zellweger, Forest Whitaker and directed … Continue reading

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