Movie Report: Film Independent Announces Spirit Award Nominees

While Film Independent’s Spirit Awards won’t take place until March on the day before the Oscars, nominations were announced Tuesday. The 2018 ceremony will be the 33rd edition of the Spirit Awards, which often take place on the Saturday before Oscar Sunday. In the last four years, film’s that won the Best Feature Spirit Award…
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REVIEW: Inconsistent Tone Derails ‘Orient Express’

Kenneth Branagh directs and stars in this most recent adaptation of the 1934 Agatha Christie novel. The film opens with the story’s protagonist, Hercule Poirot (Branagh) investigating a mystery in Jerusalem. After Poirot solves the mystery in quick, convincing fashion, he’s invited to ride on the luxurious Orient Express by his friend Buoc (Tom Bateman) to…
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REVIEW: ‘Justice League’ Never Rises Above Average

If “Justice League” had come out roughly 10 to 15 years ago, it may be considered a better super hero film. However, with the existence of the Marvel series, the Nolan “Batman” films and even attempts such as what FOX has done with “Logan” and “Deadpool,” “Justice League” largely pales in comparison. For a bit…
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Monday Movie Report: The Plan To Replace Kevin Spacey In ‘All The Money In The World’

As a result of sexual misconduct allegations against Kevin Spacey, Director Ridley Scott and Sony Pictures have opted to fire the actor for the film “All the Money in the World” and replace him with Christopher Plummer. According to Variety, the move will be both challenging and add potentially millions of dollars to the film’s…
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Movie Report: Award Season Begins With HFA Results

The 21st annual Hollywood Film Awards took place Sunday. While the ceremony often goes overlooked and has less prestige than other award events, the HFA still got the season underway honoring some solid movies. According to Deadline, the full list of winners were: Hollywood Career Achievement Award Gary Oldman Hollywood Actor Award Jake Gyllenhaal for…
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