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Hacksaw Ridge (2016) Rated R

WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, one of the first conscientious objector who earned Medal of Honor during the Battle of Okinawa. Starring Andrew Garfield, Richard Pyros, Jacob Warner, Hugo Weaving Hacksaw Ridge highlights the battle where Pfc. Doss earned … Continue reading

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Academy Awards Nominees 2017

Best Motion Picture of the Year Arrival Fences Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Hidden Figures La La Land Lion Manchester by the Sea Moonlight Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Casey Affleck for Manchester by the Sea … Continue reading

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Films I’m Looking Forward to Seeing in 2017

 Laddie: The Man Behind the Movies (2017) Rated NR The untold story of the movie mogul who green lit Star Wars. And Blade Runner. And Alien. And Police Academy. And… A film about Alan Ladd Jr., producer and former 20th … Continue reading

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Golden Globes Award Nominees 2017

Best Motion Picture – Drama Hacksaw Ridge Hell or High Water Lion Manchester by the Sea Moonlight Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy 20th Century Women Deadpool Florence Foster Jenkins La La Land Sing Street Best Performance by an … Continue reading

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Lethal Weapon (1987) Rated R

A veteran police officer is partnered  with a younger suicidal officer. Starring   Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey. Both compelling and complex, this film has it all: an intricate story line, powerful action, and excellent acting.  The chemistry between Gibson … 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 on DVD, October 11, 2016

 Approaching the Unknown (R) An American astronaut prepares for a mission to Mars. Starring Mark Strong, Luke Wilson, Sanaa Lathan  Blinky Bill: The Movie (PG) An adventurous young koala embarks on a journey across the wild and dangerous Australian outback … Continue reading

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The Bounty (1984) Rated PG

The story of Lieutenant Bligh, whose cruelty leads to mutiny on his ship. Based on the book, Captain Bligh and Mr. Christian by Richard Hough. Starring Mel Gibson, Anthony Hopkins, Laurence Olivier, Daniel Day-Lewis, Liam Neeson. I thought this film … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, August 25, 2016

 Hands of Stone (R) Opens on Friday, August 26 Starring: Edgar Ramirez, Robert De Niro, Ellen Barkin The legendary Roberto Duran and his equally legendary trainer Ray Arcel change each other’s lives.  Mechanic: Resurrection (R) Opens on Friday, August 26 … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, August 11, 2016

 Sausage Party (R) Opens on Friday, August 12 Starring: James Franco, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill A sausage strives to discover the truth about his existence.  Pete’s Dragon (PG) Opens on Friday, August 12 Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, Karl … Continue reading

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